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Kinabalu Guerrillas - an account of the Double Tenth Rising against the Japanese invaders in North Borneo

By: HALL, Maxwell

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Kota Kinabalu, 2009

Seller ID: 008222

ISBN: 983398715X

Condition: New


Small 8vo, pp vi, 101, paperback, a very good copy. [The Kinabalu Guerrillas were the group of people of North Borneo (now Sabah) who carried out an attack on the Japanese invaders of their country on 9 October 1943. Originally published in 1949, this book was the first published account of the uprising. The book begins with the arrival of the Japanese in North Borneo in January 1942, and an account of life for the local people during the Japanese occupation. A detailed account of the uprising is followed by a description of the Japanese retribution for the attack and the capture and execution... View more info