Tainted glory

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University of Malaya Press , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Ho, Thean Fook., World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Malaysia -- Malaya., World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Malayan., Malaya -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-

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Malaya, Malaysia, Ma

About the Edition

Author"s account when Malaya falls under the Japanese occupation.

StatementHo Thean Fook.
GenrePersonal narratives, Malayan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD802.M42 M425 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 263 p., [6] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL127387M
ISBN 109831000722
LC Control Number99503994

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