A Doctor'S war download free [PDF and Ebook] by Aidan Maccarthy

A Doctor'S war download free [PDF and Ebook] by Aidan Maccarthy year 2006
  • Book name: A Doctor'S war
  • Author: Aidan Maccarthy
  • Release date: 2006/4/15
  • Publisher: GRUB STREET
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9781904943402
  • Rating: 7.19 of 10
  • Votes: 505
  • Review by: Decker Ruff
  • Review rating: 8.15 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/20
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 18 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: As an RAF medical officer, Aidan had served in France, survived Dunkirk, and was plunged into adventures in the Japanese-American arena comparable with those of famous war heroes. Interned by the Japanese in Java, he helped his fellow prisoners with amazing ingenuity in awful conditions. En route back to Japan in 1944, his ship was torpedoed but he was rescued by a whaling boat and re-interned in Japan. His life was literally saved by the dropping of the Nagasaki atom bomb. He was then eyewitness to the horror and devastation it caused. This is an almost incredible account written with humour and dignity.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 8H
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: Historical, Political & Military, General & World History, World War 2 Books, Prisoners Of War, Biography: Science, Technology & Engineering, Memoirs
  • Available formats: DOC, DjVu, ODT, CSV, TXT, PDF, WORD, EPUB. Compressed in ZIP, LZO, RAR, ARJ, CHM
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 9.37 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x210x12.45mm
  • Weight: 195.04g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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