Rescued by Mao

Rescued by Mao

World War II, Wake Island, and My Remarkable Escape to Freedom Across Mainland China

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
Shares the author's experiences as a Japanese prisoner during World War II and his eventual escape in 1945, after which he met Mao Zedong's Communist forces, which led him to safety.

Independent Publishing Group
For the first time ever, Bill Taylor shares his story of escape as a prisoner of war during World War II. This biography details Taylor’s astonishing experiences as a prisoner of war, an escapee, a wanderer through a strange land, and his eventual meeting with the famous Communist leader, Mao Zedong. This fascinating and engaging story shares the life of a war hero who was the only World War II prisoner of war to successfully escape, inspiring readers by revealing the personal strength and courageous adventures of a lone survivor.

Publisher: Sandy, UT. : Silverleaf Press, c2007
ISBN: 9781933317878
Branch Call Number: 940.547252 TAY
Characteristics: 303 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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Jul 15, 2012

The title is not quite true and the writing style is repeititve and clumsy, but Bill Taylor tells a heck of a story.


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