24814 BAYLY, Christopher & HARPER,Tim :
FORGOTTEN ARMIES. The Fall of British Asia 1941-1945.
Allen Lane, London,2004.
First Edition. 8vo.pp.xxxiii + 555.illustrations, index,maps. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper.
An account of the war that tore Asia apart between 1941 and 1945. The war set in motion the new South East Asia as the old hierarchies of colonisation were swept away