Trial By Battle

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Trial By Battle

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Author :   David Piper
Publisher :   Imperial War Museum
Published :   05/09/2019
ISBN :   9781912423088
Format :   Paperback
Pages :   xiii, 162
Size (mm) :   197x127x14
Weight (g) :   174

October 1941. Twenty-one-year-old Alan Mart is posted to India and taken under the wing of the dogmatic, overbearing Acting-Captin Sam Holl. Following the Japanese advance on Singapore, the men are deployed to Malaya. What follows is a quietly shattering...   Read more

October 1941. Twenty-one-year-old Alan Mart is posted to India and taken under the wing of the dogmatic, overbearing Acting-Captin Sam Holl. Following the Japanese advance on Singapore, the men are deployed to Malaya. What follows is a quietly shattering and searingly authentic depiction of the claustrophobia of jungle warfare and the futility of war.