All listings for this product
Best-selling in Textbooks
Save on Textbooks
- AU $68.00Trending at AU $81.15
- AU $105.90Trending at AU $117.64
- AU $98.79Trending at AU $108.68
- AU $49.76Trending at AU $52.42
- AU $92.78Trending at AU $105.63
- AU $78.00Trending at AU $89.41
- AU $86.99Trending at AU $97.42
About this product
- DescriptionItalian Prisoners of War in Pennsylvania examines the World War II experience of 1,200 Italian soldiers, detained at Letterkenny Army Depot near Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, who agreed to cooperate with the U.S. government and were organized into the 321st Italian Service Unit Battalion. In addition to providing valuable logistical, quartermaster, repair, and ordnance support that aided Allied operations, these POWs formed strong bonds with local citizens and Italian Americans, leaving a legacy that survives to this day.
- Author BiographyFlavio Giovanni Conti is an independent historian. His book I prigionieri italiani negli Stati Uniti [Italian Prisoners of War in the United States] won the prestigious De Cia award in 2013. Alan R. Perry is professor of Italian Literature and chair of the Department of Italian Studies at Gettysburg College.
- Author(s)Alan R. Perry,Flavio G. Conti
- PublisherFairleigh Dickinson University Press
- Date of Publication14/10/2016
- SubjectMilitary History
- Series TitleThe Fairleigh Dickinson University Press Series in Italian Studies
- Place of PublicationCranbury
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintFairleigh Dickinson University Press
- Content Note1 black & white illustrations, 25 black & white halftones, 3 tables
- Weight631 g
- Width159 mm
- Height237 mm
- Spine28 mm
This item doesn't belong on this page.
Thanks, we'll look into this.