The True Story of Freddy Spencer Chapman
Freddy Spencer Chapman is best known through is memoir, The Jungle is Neutral, which recounts how he spent most of the war in Malaya behind Japanese lines, during two years of which he had no contact with British forces. This biography not only covers that period, but also his country childhood in England, adventurous early adult life on Alpine, Polar and Himalayan Expeditions and his final years managing educational institutions in Germany, South Africa and the UK. 338 pages with a bibliography and an index. Very Good Hard Back First Edition in a Near Fine Dust Jacket.
Weight: 0.9kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Quercus, London, 2009.. First edition. ISBN: 9781849160766
Condition: The dust jacket looks new. There is spotting on the text block and light damp marks on less than ten pages. Otherwise the binding is tight and there is very mild tanning throughout.