Doris van der Stratten: The Australian Mistress of the Japanese Commander of Kuala Lumpur
Barber, an author of several books on Malaysia's colonial past, in the course of his researches unearthed this little known subplot of the Japanese occupation of Malaya. Doris van der Stratten did not manage to escape at the time of the Japanese invasion, became a civilian detainee and eventually the mistress of Colonel Koda, the commander of the main Japanese garrison on the peninsula. 152 pages with a bibliography.
Weight 0.5 kg. Post free within Malaysia.
Published by Karamoja Press, Kuala Lumpur, 2016. First edition.
Condition: Very Good. Hardcover with a similar dust jacket. The dust jacket has minimal wear and the cover has minor rubbing marks. The text block is tanned. The binding is tight and there is no tanning throughout.