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Towards the setting sun

Bradley, James

Towards the setting sun

an escape from the Thailand-Burma railway, 1943

by Bradley, James

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Published by Phillimore in London .
Written in English

  • Burma,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Bradley, James, 1911-,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.,
    • Prisoners of war -- Burma -- Biography.,
    • Prisoners of war -- England -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames Bradley.
      LC ClassificationsD805.B9 B73 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 139 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2781195M
      ISBN 100850334675
      LC Control Number83205727

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