Part I. Captivity: 1. 1942; 2. The camps; 3. Camp life; 4. Collaboration; Part II. Freedom: 5. Liberation; 6. Homecoming; 7. The legacy of internment; 8. Compensation and commemoration.
This book, first published in 2007, tells the stories of Australian civilians interned by the Japanese in World War II.
Christina Twomey is a Lecturer in the School of Historical Studies, Monash University. She is the author of Deserted and Destitute: Motherhood, Wife Desertion and Colonial Welfare, which won a National Council for the Centenary of Federation Publication award.