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The ballad of Yaya. Book 4, The island —Omont, Jean-Marie, 1972- author.
Graphic Novel
2019
Availability: 1 of 2

As the war rages in China, Yaya and Tuduo try to get to Hong Kong to be with Yaya's parents. Will they make it or get into some trouble?

Air strike

As a U.S. Army colonel trains Chinese aviators to battle Japanese fighters, a hotheaded pilot begs to fly a powerful bomber that could stop the attacks. Meanwhile, a team of spies and refugees must carry a game-changing ...

Forgotten ally : China's World War II, 1937-1945 —Mitter, Rana, 1969-

"For decades, a major piece of World War II history has gone virtually unwritten. China was the fourth great ally, partner to the United States, the Soviet Union, and Great Britain, yet its drama of invasion, resistance,...

China's war with Japan, 1937-1945 : the struggle for survival —Mitter, Rana, 1969- author.

Different countries give different opening dates for the period of the Second World War, but perhaps the most compelling is 1937, when the 'Marco Polo Bridge Incident' plunged China and Japan into a conflict of extraordi...

Things that must not be forgotten : a childhood in wartime China —Kwan, Michael David, 1934-

To grow up in Beijing in the 1930's was to become engulfed in the colossal struggle between ideologies, and between nations, that shaped modern China. In this critically acclaimed memoir, Michael David Kwan skillfully in...

When we were young & brave : a novel —Gaynor, Hazel, author.

Enduring privation when Japan declares war on England, a teacher at a British missionary school in China is sent to a distant internment camp, where she provides support and instruction to incarcerated children taken fro...

Air strike
Blu-ray
2018
Availability: 4 of 4

As a U.S. Army colonel trains Chinese aviators to battle Japanese fighters, a hotheaded pilot begs to fly a powerful bomber that could stop the attacks. Meanwhile, a team of spies and refugees must carry a game-changing ...

When we were young & brave a novel —Gaynor, Hazel.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 6 of 8

Enduring privation when Japan declares war on England, a teacher at a British missionary school in China is sent to a distant internment camp, where she provides support and instruction to incarcerated children taken fro...

The library of legends a novel —Chang, Janie.
Book On CD
2020
Availability: 2 of 2

China, 1937: When Japanese bombs begin falling on the city of Nanking, nineteen-year-old Hu Lian and her classmates are entrusted with a 500-year-old collection of Chinese myths and folklore known as the Library of Legen...

The ballad of Yaya. Book 6, Lost —Omont, Jean-Marie, 1972- author.
Graphic Novel
2020
Availability: 1 of 2

"The continuing adventure of little rich girl Yaya and her street urchin friend Tuduo as they cross war-torn Shanghai in the wake of the Japanese invasion of 1937 in hopes of finding Yaya's parents." -- Provided by publi...

The ballad of Yaya. 2, The prisoner —Omont, Jean-Marie, 1972- author.
Graphic Novel
2019
Availability: 2 of 2

"Despite the bombings that ravage the streets of Shanghai, young Yaya and Tuduo find themselves in the clutches of the infamous gangster Zhu. Tuduo is already quite familiar with Zhu's criminal business intentions, havin...

一九四二 Yi jiu si er

In one of the darkest times in Chinese history, a devastating famine during the war ravaged parts of the country. This human tragedy that killed millions must never be forgotten.

The flowers of war

The dangerous streets of Nanjing throw together a group of opposites, a flock of shell-shocked schoolchildren, a dozen seductive courtesans, and a renegade American posing as a priest to save his own skin, or so he think...

The ballad of Yaya. Book 3, The circus —Omont, Jean-Marie, 1972- author.
Graphic Novel
2019
Availability: 2 of 2

"Shanghai, 1937. War rages across China, leaving children of all walks of life helpless victims. Yaya, the daughter of a wealthy diamond merchant, and a street urchin named Tuduo are on the run from a wicked gangster nam...

红高粱 Hong gao liang

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Ip Man

Set in Fo Shan, China during the Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man vividly brings to life the brutality of the infamous Japanese occupation, where once proud men are forced to fight to the death for a precious bag of rice. Defin...

Nightfall over Shanghai : a novel —Kalla, Daniel, author.

In 1945, American B-52s begin bombing Shanghai in strategic raids, putting thousands of Chinese citizens and refugees in grave danger. While the war seems to be winding down in the Far East, many questions remain unanswe...

The grandmaster
Blu-ray
2013
Availability: 1 of 1

Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-...

八佰 = The eight hundred Ba bai = The eight hundred

The film is based on true events taking place during Sino-Japanese war in Shanghai, China in 1937. There are around 400 soldiers (so called Eight Hundred Heroes in history), holding out against numerous waves of Japanese...

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