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The forgotten highlander : an incredible WWII story of survival in the Pacific

Author: Alistair Urquhart
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse, [2010]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An extraordinary and moving tale by an ex-POW and last surviving member of the Gordon Highlanders regiment that was captured by the Japanese in Singapore.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives, British
Personal narratives
Biography
Named Person: Alistair Urquhart; Alistair Urquhart
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alistair Urquhart
ISBN: 9781616081522 161608152X 9781408702116 1408702118 9781616084073 1616084073
OCLC Number: 659739389
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 312 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Will ye no come back again? --
Jealousy --
Land of hope and glory! --
Death march --
Hellfire Pass --
Bridge on the River Kwai --
It's a sin to tell a lie --
Sentimental journey --
Back from the dead.
Responsibility: Alistair Urquhart.

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