Title PRELUDE TO THE MONSOON: Assignment in Sumatra
Book Condition Fine in black linen over green boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1982.
0812278380 / 9780812278385
Seller ID 43538.00
British Royal Marine, Major Gideon Francois Jacob's dramatic and vividly detailed personal eye-witness account of the developments in Sumatra immediately after the Japanese surrender in August 1945. 247 pages; and notes.
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