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Diversion in Malaya - Anthony Hill
Diversion in Malaya - Anthony Hill
Manufacturer Number: ML716
Stock Status: In Stock

Diversion in Malaya 
Anthony Hill

The memoirs of a British teacher appointed as science master to Anderson school in Ipoh, at the time the largest educational establishment in Perak.. Half the book covers a brief introduction to the country and his generally enjoyable life before the Japanese invasion. The remainder of the book tells of his and others' involvement in the defence of the country culminated in his escape in a small sailing boat to the Dutch East Indies  He also managed to return to the country during the British Military Administration and so is able to give his account of the war's immediate aftermath and prospects for the future. Good Hardback. First Edition. 186 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details. 

Weight: 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by: Collins, London 1948

Condition: The green cloth spine is faded, but the black lettered title is still clear. The cover has dirtied slightly with age. A previous owner's name has been partially rubbed out on a front end paper. The binding is tight and the text clear with mild tanning. There is mild insect damage on the inside back cover and the last three pages