This hard cover 8 1/2" x 11" book contains compelling personal accounts and photographs by former POWs, and the American servicemen and civilians whose lives intersected in the midwest in 1943. An invaluable, historical resource, it has 304 pages, 125 rare photographs, dust cover, fully indexed, and large print. Visit the Prairie Museum's web page for more information.
"Many Americans are not even aware that we held thousands
of foreign prisoners of war on our soil. This 50th Anniversary
book offers some surprising perceptions." - The Honorable
J. James Exon, United States Senator
"...carefully researched account of German POW camps in the midwest during WWII... invaluable new information." - Dr. Michael Schuyler, Chairman, History Department University of Nebraska-Kearney
1st Edition and 2nd Edition Both Sold Out!
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All proceeds go to the Phelps County Historical Society, a Non-Profit Organization.
$54.90 per copy including shipping. Nebraska residents add $2.50 sales tax.
Make checks payable to Phelps County Historical Society
Mail your check along with your name and address to:
Prisoners on the Plains
Phelps County Historical Society
P.O. Box 164
Holdrege, Nebraska 68949
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