Templer, Tiger of Malaya
Templer, often credited with turning the tide against against the Communist insurgents in the 'Emergency.' was a complex man. In this book the author, with the co-operation of, but not directed by his widow seeks to piece together his life. Although he had many other accomplishments, both before and after his service in Malaya, he died largely unnoticed by politicians, but mourned by his fellow soldiers. Good Hardback in a Very Good Dust Jacket. First Edition Please see scanned photos for a list of the chapters. 508 pages with some black and white photographs.
Weight: 1.3.kg. *Post free within Malaysia by this item may incur additional charges for posting elsewhere*
Condition : The dust jacket has a little bit of rubbing around the edges. There is spotting on the text block. The dust jacket flaps and the first and last two or three pages have damp marks as have the pages facing the black and white plates. Otherwise he binding is tight, text clear and there is very mild tanning throughout.