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
In World War II, over 36,000 American men, mostly military but some civilian, were thrown into... Read More
Captured
After so many years, it’s surprising that World War II still has some untold stories. ... 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

 
 

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Maritime Security Dialogue

Wed, 2018-11-28

Maritime Security DialogueThe Return of Great Power Competition and SECOND Fleet A discussion with VADM Andrew "Woody"...

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10 December - Discussion

Mon, 2018-12-10

10 December - Discussion

Mon, 2018-12-10

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