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Escape from Mindanao

Russ Long

Escape from Mindanao

by Russ Long

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Published by iUniverse in New York .
Written in English


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Tim McClellan was kidnapped for the second time by Moro Separatist on Mindanao Island. His fellow employees tracked his captors through the jungles and commandeered a dhow to deliver a death-dealing explosion on their way to Zamboanga.

Edition Notes

StatementRuss Long.
SeriesSouth China sea adventure series
The Physical Object
Pagination231 p. :
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23050740M
ISBN 100595272878
OCLC/WorldCa58963075

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  The book, however, is not the first fiction on Mindanao and Terrorism. “Escape from Mindanao,” written by Russ L. Long and published by Iuniverse Inc in takes the readers to the Moro Gulf and Zamboanga. One wishes though that the hegemony of the English language is not so aggressive, but we cannot escape the fact of our being a colonized country – English rules! At the First Mindanao Book Festival, only Pilipino has a presence among the local languages.


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The ten escaped POWs were the first to break the news of the infamous Publisher: Penguin Books. Escape on Mindanao is U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander Melvyn H McCoy's account of his wartime experiences in the Philippines: the defense and fall of Corregidor Island, the Bataan Death March, his internment in Camp Cabanatuan, his transfer to Bilibid Prison in Manila, and finally being sent to the Davao Penal Colony on Mindanao.

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He is leading a grassroots campaign called the “Mission of Honor” to secure Dyess the Medal of Honor. To learn more, visit com. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: McCoy, Lt.-Comm.

Melvyn H. Escape on Mindanao. Chicago: Barajima Books, ©   “Escape From Davao: John Lukacs’ exceptional account of twelve men and a successful escape from the Davao Penal Colony in Mindanao. In this book of individual triumph and collective failure Lukac’s supple style must be noted, He writes vibrant prose and creates powerful action scenes/5(29).

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Book Review published on: J Escape from Bataan is the compelling account of retired U.S. Navy Lt. Cdr. Ross Hofmann as a Navy supply ensign in the Philippines from October to May The story begins with Hofmann, serving as an ensign in the Navy Reserve, receiving a call from the Navy directing him to report to the Harvard.

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