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Author Grypma, Sonya Joy, 1965-
Title China Interrupted : Japanese internment and the reshaping of a Canadian missionary community / Sonya Grypma
Imprint Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ©2012
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 Modern History Library  266.02371 G895    DUE 04-07-23    30550100575305
Descript xxi, 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-293) and index
Issued also in electronic format
"China interrupted is the story of Canadian missionaries and their China-born children (mishkids), whose richly interwoven lives and mission were irreversibly altered by their internment as "enemy aliens" of Japan from 1941 to 1945"--Back cover
Introduction: China interrupted -- Developing a mishkid elite (1910-1934) -- "A call to live dangerously" (1935-1938) -- The "new" missionaries (1939-1940) -- Heeding and ignoring consular advice (1941) -- Practising the fine art of house arrest (1942) -- Adjusting to Columbia Country Club and Yangzhou Camp B (1943) -- "The end of the world has come" Pudong Camp (1943-1945) -- Conclusion: internment and the reshaping of a Canadian missionary community -- Appendix A: Canadian missionary nurses in China, April 1941 -- Appendix B: all Canadian nurses interned in China
Link Grypma, Sonya, 1965- China interrupted. Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ©2012 (CaOONL)20129032859
Subject Women missionaries -- Canada -- Biography
Women missionaries -- China -- Biography
Missions, Canadian -- China -- History -- 20th century
United Church of Canada
Nurses -- Canada -- Biography
Nurses -- China -- Biography
Gale, Betty
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
Concentration camps -- China -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- China -- Sources
Femmes missionnaires -- Canada -- Biographies
Femmes missionnaires -- Chine -- Biographies
Missions canadiennes -- Chine -- Histoire -- 20e siècle
Église unie du Canada
Infirmières -- Canada -- Biographies
Infirmières -- Chine -- Biographies
Gale, Betty
Guerre mondiale, 1939-1945 -- Prisonniers et prisons des Japonais
Camps de concentration -- Chine -- Histoire -- 20e siècle
Guerre mondiale, 1939-1945 -- Chine -- Sources
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