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Author Panlilio, Yay, 1913-1978.
Title The crucible : an autobiography by Colonel Yay, Filipina American guerrilla / Yay Panlilio ; edited by Denise Cruz.
Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2010.

Author Panlilio, Yay, 1913-1978.
Subject Panlilio, Yay, 1913-1978.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Philippines.
Women guerrillas -- Philippines -- Biography.
Women journalists -- Philippines -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Filipino American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female.
Filipino Americans -- Biography.
Irish Americans -- Biography.
Description 1 online resource (xxix, 320 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Summary In this 1950 memoir, The Crucible: An Autobiography by Colonel Yay, Filipina American Guerrilla, Panlilio narrates her experience as a journalist, triple agent, leader in the Philippine resistance against the Japanese, and lover of the guerrilla general Marcos V. Augustin, from the war-torn streets of Japanese-occupied Manila, to battlegrounds in the countryside, and the rural farmlands of central California. Denise Cruz's introduction imparts key biographical, historical, and cultural contexts.
Contents Acknowledgments; Introduction; A Note on the Text; The Crucible: An Autobiography by Colonel Yay; Timeline; Glossary.
Note English.
ISBN 9780813548203 (electronic bk.)
0813548209 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 610216461
Additional Format Print version: Panlilio, Yay, 1913-1978. Crucible. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2010 9780813546810 (DLC) 2009008507 (OCoLC)312729699

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