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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

ISBN: 074328528x

Condition: Excellent


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

SURVIVING THE SWORD pRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE 1942-45

By: Macarthur Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Abacus, London: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012046

ISBN: 0349119376

Condition: Very Good


Many of the British, Australian and American prisoners held by the Japanese during the Second World War were so scarred by their experiences that afterwards they could not discuss them even with their families. Drawing on diaries kept by some of those imprisoned and on interviews with former prisoners this book tells of inhumanity and degradation, but also of inspirational examples of courage, comradeship and compassion. Includes b/w photographs and line drawings. View more info

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THE FORGOTTEN HIGHLANDER

By: UrQUHART ALISTAIR

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Little Brown, London: 2010

Seller ID: 2012037

ISBN: 1408702118

Condition: Very Good


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