Forgotten Wars: The End of Britains Asian Empire

By: BAYLY, Christopher; HARPER, Tim

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The almost continual fighting that followed Japan's defeat scarred everywhere in the region - from the violent British occupation of south Vietnam to the horrors of Partition in India. This work explores the lives of politicians, soldiers and ordinary people as the travails of decolonisation merged with the hatreds of the Cold War. xxx, 673pp, photo plates, maps. Bright, clean interior, unmarked except for a stamp to the tp and a bookstore label to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket in protective brodar. an ex-private library copy with no marks except a stamp to the tp. Thick, heavy book weighing 1.244kg. We ship Worldwide using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for heavier books for shipment to Canada and Overseas, but not usually to the USA. Questions? Quotes? Images? - please email.

Title: Forgotten Wars: The End of Britains Asian Empire

Author Name: BAYLY, Christopher; HARPER, Tim

Categories: Asia, Britain - History, Politics & Topography, Military History & Science,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: London, Allen Lane: 2007

ISBN Number: 0713997826

ISBN Number 13: 9780713997828

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: VG+

Jacket Condition: VG+

Type: Hardcover

Size: Thick Octavo

Seller ID: 2445

Keywords: BRITAIN EMPIRE ASIA