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Issue Details: First known date: 2001... 2001 Convicts, Coolies and Colonialism : Reorienting the Prisoner-of-War Narrative
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Frances de Groen looks at prisoner of war writings from the Pacific War as a branch of prison literature rather than of war literature. The author also discusses parallels between prisoner of war narratives and convict literature and allusions to the Robinson Crusoe myth in both.

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