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The special prisoner

a novel

by James Lehrer

  • 289 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese -- Fiction,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Fiction,
  • Ex-prisoners of war -- Fiction,
  • Bishops -- Fiction,
  • Revenge -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJim Lehrer.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3562.E4419 S68 2000b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6897844M
    ISBN 100375503714
    LC Control Number00701284
    OCLC/WorldCa43958542

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The Special Prisoner takes its title from the designation the Japanese government gave U.S. airmen held prisoner during World War II—an indication of the severity with which these foreign devils responsible for bombing Japanese cities were to be : Random House Publishing Group.

"The Special Prisoner" is an easy terrific read -- short but surprisingly complex in its treatment of major issues associated with war and theology. The book's essence is heavy and somewhat depressing/5.

`The Special Prisoner' is a special book. Jim Lehrer has scripted a beautiful and emotional tale about a WWII American B pilot coming to grips with horrid memories that he would like to have forgotten over the past 50 years and his ability to Watson, known as Big Red during his runs over Japan today is a fragile shell of what he could have been.5/5(5).

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John Quincy Watson was a skilled young pilot flying Bs over Japan when he was shot. The Special Prisoner Jim Lehrer, Author, James Lehrer, Author Random House Inc $ (p) ISBN White Widow, the plot of newscaster-writer Lehrer's newest book turns on a chance encounter.

Because you killed innocent women and children, you are designated a special prisoner by Imperial Japanese military headquarters.” In his book, Accused War Criminal, Hanley describes in. "The Special Prisoner takes it title from the designation the Japanese government gave U.S.

airmen held prisoner during World War II - an indication of the severity with which these foreign devils responsible for bombing Japanese cities were to be treated.

Fliers, especially bomber pilots, were viewed with maximum hostility by their captors. Quincy found himself labeled a 'special prisoner,' a category the Japanese reserved for war criminals. Degraded, tortured, threatened daily with death and worse, he was one of a minuscule number of special prisoners who managed to live through the : Jim Lehrer.

Jim Lehrer. THE SPECIAL PRISONER. The Easton Press. Signed First Edition. A COLLECTIBLE ITEM. Fair: Shows heavy use, large stains, heavy soiling, tears, and a page may be loose or missing. Good: Overall shows moderate use and shelf Rating: % positive. The Special Prisoner reader reviews and comments, and links to write your own review (Page 1 of 1).

Editorial Reviews. PRAISE FOR HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE (September, ) "A wonderful first novel. Much like Roald Dahl, J.K.

Rowling has a gift for keeping the emotions, fears, and triumphs of her characters on a human scale, even /5(K). Jim Lehrer THE SPECIAL PRISONER Signed Easton Press 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover Norwalk, Connecticut Easton Press Fine, Leather Bound. Signed by author. Includes COA.

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He had been on book tour for his novel "The Special Prisoner" when he came out to see me here at the radio station to do a live interview. One of the first. The Special Prisoner takes its title from the designation the Japanese government gave U.S.

airmen held prisoner during World War II--an indication of the severity with which these foreign devils responsible for bombing Japanese cities were to be treated.

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