Linda Goetz Holmes

Linda Goetz Holmes is the first Pacific War historian appointed to advise the government Interagency Working Group declassifying documents on World War II crimes. A graduate of Wellesley College, she has been interviewing and writing about pacific prisoners of war for more than two decades. Her first book, 4000 Bowls of Rice, was published in 1994.

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Guests of the Emperor
The one unresolved issue of the Pacific War is the treatment of our prisoners of war, during and... Read More
In the years before the outbreak of the war in the Pacific, Guam was a paradise for the Navy,... Read More
Author Events
Speaking Engagement & Book Signing
2:00pm, Shelter Island Public Library, 37 North Ferry Rd., Shelter Island, NY Read More
Book Signing
2:00-4:00pm, "Author Festival," Shelter Island Public Library, 37 North Ferry Rd., Shelter Island,... Read More
Radio Interview
8:25am Eastern, w/Fred Snyder, WGET-AM Radio Gettysburg, PA Read More
Author Lecture & Book Signing
6:00pm, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Copley Square at 101 Newbury St., Boston, MA Read More


Conferences and Events

2016 Coast Guard Academy Conference

Mon, 2016-10-24

US Coast Guard Academy

As part of The U.S. Coast Guard Academy 2016-2017 Leadership Lecture Series The U.S. Naval Institute presents Historical and...

Maritime Security Dialogue

Defense Forum Washington 2016

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From the Press

Guest Lecturer & Book Signing

Sun, 2016-10-30

Book Launch Party

Wed, 2016-11-02

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