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Secret letters from the railway: the remarkable record of Charles Steel, a Japanese POW

Secret letters from the railway: the remarkable record of Charles Steel, a Japanese POW

Steel, Charles; Bond, Brian, 1936-

Charles Steel took part in two military disasters - the fall of France and the fall of Singapore when he was captured by the Japanese. He began writing a weekly letter to his new bride and, by the time he was liberated more than three years later, he had written and hidden some 180 letters which describe the horrors he endured

Book. English.
Published Barnsley: Leo Cooper, 2004
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Statement of responsibility: Charles Steel ; edited by Brian Bond
ISBN: 1844151182, 9781844151189
Physical Description: 224 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 Conscript labor Burma.; World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.; Steel, Charles Correspondence.; World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, British.; World War, 1939-1945 Conscript labor Thailand.