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Escape through China

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Published by R. Hale in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Hong Kong,
  • Great Britain,
  • Hong Kong.
    • Subjects:
    • Bosanquet, David.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.,
    • Prisoners of war -- China -- Hong Kong -- Biography.,
    • Prisoners of war -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Escapes -- China -- Hong Kong.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby David Bosanquet.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD805.H75 B67 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2796173M
      ISBN 100709012888
      LC Control Number83225377

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