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A Fearful Freedom: The Story of One Man's Survival Behind the Lines in Japanese Occupied Malaya 1942-45 - Robert Hamond

Leo Cooper, 1984, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently bruised at the head of the spine and top corners with the expected associated chafing to the dust wrapper.

Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “This amazing survival story tells how Jim Wright, a Norfolk gamekeeper’s son, aged 23, managed to evade capture by the Japanese during the last few days of the battle on the Malayan mainland. It goes on to describe how Wright, wounded in the foot and finally abandoned by his wounded comrades, struggled alone for two months to survive and to rejoin his comrades on Singapore Island, not knowing that they had already surrendered.”

Jacket designed by Tony Coles. Size: 8¾" x 5¾". Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 181 pages.