The Fall of Singapore: 90 Days: November 1941 - February 1942


This book provides a day-by-day history of the Malayan Campaign and the Fall of Singapore from the first alerts as the British prepared to move their forces on to a war footing on 29 November, through the fighting, to the Japanese imposing their rule on the Chinese in Singapore on 26 February - a total of 90 days. For each of the 90 days, all the major developments - military and political - are detailed along with information on every Allied soldier who died on that day. As such it is the first book that demonstrates the nature of the fighting each day - with intense battles followed by days of relative inactivity. With the Malayan Campaign and the Fall of Singapore symbolising the end of British power in read more

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ISBN:

9781742704227

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

804

Dimensions:

30cm x 23cm

RRP:

$65.00

Category:

History , Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 March 2012

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Justin Corfield

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Robin Corfield