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ONE MAN'S WAR

By: Arneil Stan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Alternative Publishing Company, Sydney: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2017024


This is the diary of the author Stan Arneil A.M. of his entire period of imprisonment from the fall of Singapore (changi) to and through the infamous Thailand (Burma Railway) camps to the end of the war with Japan. Included are photos taken by the author at his time of imprisonment. A very personal account. View more info

FIRE IN THE NIGHT Wingate of Burma, Ethiopia and Zion

By: Bierman John and Smith Colin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan UK: 2000

Seller ID: 2016016


Excellent Condition. "Orde Charles Wingate was arguably the most eccentric and charismatic of all the generals on either side of World War 11, and perhaps the most brilliant and innovative. Winston Churchill thought him a military genius, others considered him greatly over-rated, a few even thought him mad." A well constructed biography of Wingate whose untimely death in an aircrash aged forty one made him one of the most controversial figures of World War 11. View more info

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PRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE

By: Daws Gavan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster London: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012297


The Japanese army took over 140,000 military prisoners in the Second World War in the Pacific, British, Australian, American and Dutch. One in four died at the hands of their captors. Gavan Daws combined ten years of documentary research and hundreds of interviews with POWs on three continents to write this shattering re creation of the Allied experience. View more info

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WEARY KING OF THE RIVER

By: Ebury Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Miegunyah Press, Australia: 2010

Seller ID: 2018010


Biography of The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop. Includes many photos supporting the well researched and presented text. View more info

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CAPTIVITY, SLAVERY AND SURVIVAL AS A FAR EAST POW

By: Fyans Peter

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword Military, UK: 2012

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Heavy Book Over 500 Gms

Seller ID: 2012165


Fergus Anckorn was conscripted into the army in 1939 when World War 11 broke out, and was posted to Singapore in 1942 . Captured by the Japanese he was put to work on the infamous "Death Railway". This is his story and his survival under extreme difficulties. View more info

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THE HEART MUST BREAK The Fight for Democracy and Truth in Burma

By: Mawdsley James

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd. London: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2016044


A compelling account of the author's incarceration in Burma. He endured torture, beatings, hunger strikes and over a year in solitary confinement. View more info

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THE UNDERRATED ENEMY Britain's War with Japan Deember 1941 to May 1942

By: Stewart Adrian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: William Kimber, London: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012070


During the five months from early December 1941 to early May 1942 the British suffered a series of defeats unequalled in modern history. In this well researched and presented text the Author traces what happened during that time, not only the British but also the Japanese side of events is recorded. Details include the fall of Singapore, the Malayan Campaign, the fall of Rangoon and the retrest from Burma. Ex Library book with all the usual library detail. View more info

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THE FORGOTTEN HIGHLANDER

By: UrQUHART ALISTAIR

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Little Brown, London: 2010

Seller ID: 2012037


Very good condition, ex library, The incredible story of one man's endurance and survival of capture by the Japanese, imprisonment and deprivation. Includes b/w photographs and line drawings. View more info