"The most extensive record available in English of the ugly story."—Elisabeth Rubinfein, New York Newsday
Over 100,000 women across Asia were victims of enforced prostitution by the Japanese Imperial Forces during World War II. Until as recently as 1993 the Japanese government continued to deny this shameful aspect of its wartime history. George Hicks's book is the only history in English regarding this terrible enslavement of women.
A study of the more than 100,000 mostly Korean women forced into sexual slavery at the hands of the Japanese military during WWII.