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Singa: Lion of Malaya - Gurchan Singh
Singa: Lion of Malaya - Gurchan Singh
Manufacturer Number: ML578
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 in a Good Dust Jacket. First Edition  255 pages

Weight: 0.7 kg Post free within Malaysia 

Condition: The dust jacket shows signs of age, is rubbed around the edges and has minor tears. The binding is tight, the text clear and there is medium tanning of the pages. 

Published by Quality Press, London, 1949