The war of the Running Dogs: Malaya 1948-1960 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Noel Barber

The war of the Running Dogs: Malaya 1948-1960 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Noel Barber year 2007
  • Book name: The war of the Running Dogs: Malaya 1948-1960
  • Author: Noel Barber
  • Release date: 2007/6/10
  • Publisher: ORION PUBLISHING CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780304366712
  • Rating: 9.49 of 10
  • Votes: 209
  • Review by: Jimmy Redmond
  • Review rating: 7.38 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/29
  • Total pages: 336
  • Includes a PDF summary of 32 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The story of the first all-out struggle in Asia between Communism and the West, vividly told in an exciting and engrossing book' Sunday ExpressOnly three short years after the end of the Japanese occupation, war came again to Malaya. The Chinese-backed guerrillas called it the War of the Running Dogs - their contemptuous term for those in Malaya who remained loyal to the British. The British Government referred to this bloody and costly struggle as the 'Malayan Emergency'. Yet it was a war that lasted twelve years and cost thousands of lives. By the time it was over Malaya had obtained its independence - but on British, not on Chinese or Communist terms. Here is the war as it was. Here are the planters and their wives on their remote rubber estates, the policemen, the generals and the soldiers, the Malays, Chinese and Indians of a polyglot country, all fighting an astute, ruthless, and well organized enemy.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H13M35S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Asian History, Postwar 20th Century History, From C 1945 To C 2000, Military History, British & Irish History
  • Available formats: TXT, FB2, WORD, PDF, TXTz, DOC, EPUB, LRF. Compressed in TAR.BZ2, CBC, ZIP, TAR.7Z, TAR.LZO, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.35 USD
  • Dimensions: 131x196x23mm
  • Weight: 294.84g
  • Printed by: Cassell Military
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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