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Singa: Lion of Malaya - Gurchan Singh
Singa: Lion of Malaya - Gurchan Singh
Manufacturer Number: ML578B
Stock Status: In Stock

Singa: Lion of Malaya

Gurchan Singh


While many of Indian origin joined the Indian National Army to work with and fight beside the Japanese following their invasion of Malaya, Gurchan Singh chose not to do so. Here Singh, a policeman at the time of the Japanese arrival, tells the story of how he went into hiding and for four years, organised a resistance newsletter and other resistance propaganda, managed to attend a Japanese press conference as a reporter while a fugitive and escaped from a Kempetei prison to Burma only to return with the Allied forces. Good Hardback. First Edition 255 pages. 

Weight 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia

Condition: The cover is still fairly clean and the gilt titling on the spine still strong. A previous owner's name is written neatly on a front end paper. There is heavy tanning of the end papers. Otherwise the binding is tight and there is medium tanning throughout.

Published by Quality Press, London, 1949