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Alms for Oblivion. in dj

By: KEMP, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cassell & Company, London, 1961,:

Seller ID: 76382


KEMP, Peter. Alms for Oblivion. London: Cassell & Company, (1961). Pp. (16),1-188,[4]. Illustrated with maps and 9 plates of black and white photographs. 8vo, blue cloth cover with gold lettering to spine. "Peter Kemp's firstview of Siam was from beneath a camouflaged parachute, swinging down to a jungle clearing. [...] in May 1945, in the closing stages of the Second World War, he was to help the Siamese guerillas in their running battle against the Japanese. [...] Safeguarding the interests of prisoners of war and French civilians soon devleoped into gun-running for the French, in the fa... View more info