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Thailand's secret war : the Free Thai, OSS, and SOE during World War II

Author: E Bruce Reynolds
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2004.
Series: Cambridge military histories.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is an absorbing account of secret operations and political intrigue in wartime Thailand. It sheds new light on Thailand's clandestine relations with Britain, the United States and China, each of which had ambitions for postwar influence in Bangkok, and on the rivalry between the SOE and the OSS.
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History
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Reynolds, E. Bruce.
Thailand's secret war.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2004062105
(OCoLC)56982255
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: E Bruce Reynolds
ISBN: 0511081022 9780511081026 0511121733 9780511121739 0511080263 9780511080265 9786610163168 6610163162
OCLC Number: 60717491
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 462 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Maps; Preface; Acknowledgments; Notes on names and transliteration; Prologue; 1 The origins of the Free Thai movement; 2 The China tangle; 3 Chamkat and the Allies; 4 Showdown in Friendship Valley; 5 Frustrated hopes; 6 Contact at last; 7 The OSS commits to Pridi; 8 Pridi's bid for national redemption; 9 Arming and training the underground; 10 The end game; Epilogue; Bibliography; INTERVIEWS; ARCHIVES/COLLECTIONS OF PAPERS; MICROFILMS; NEWSPAPERS.
Series Title: Cambridge military histories.
Responsibility: E. Bruce Reynolds.
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This book is an absorbing account of secret operations and political intrigue in wartime Thailand. It sheds new light on Thailand's clandestine relations with Britain, the United States and China, each of which had ambitions for postwar influence in Bangkok, and on the rivalry between the SOE and the OSS.

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