A Pocket Vocabulary of Malay, Pidgin English and Japanese Phrases
United States Army
A phrase book issued to US soldiers at the beginning of the war in the Pacific. Two thirds of the book is devoted to Malay as spoken in the then Dutch East Indies with two smaller sections on Pidgin English and Japanese. The Japanese section is designed to be used with prisoners and almost all the phrases are commands, 'Hands Up!', 'Hurry Up!', 'Answer My Question!' etc. Very Good Card Book. 96 pages.
Weight: 0.4 kg Post free within Malaysia
Condition : The cover has darkened with age slightly but has little signs of wear. A former owner's name is stamped neatly on the front and written on a front end paper. The binding is tight, text clear and there is mild tanning throughout. Not a bad copy at all.