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And The Dawn Came Up Like Thunder  - by  Leo  with Supporting Account By Bill Duncan Rawlings - Signed First Edition - 1972 - from Goldring Books (SKU: 006244)

And The Dawn Came Up Like Thunder -

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And The Dawn Came Up Like Thunder -

by Rawlings, Leo with Supporting Account By Bill Duncan

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
ISBN 10
0903488000
ISBN 13
9780903488006
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London: Rawlings, Chapman Publications, 1972. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR 'TO KATHY McKAY VERY BEST WISHES SINCERELY LEO RAWLINGS'. Stated First Edition. A very clean, tight and unmarked copy. Dustjacket has a little wear to spine head and tail, sides and corner tips and is not price clipped and has a dustjacket protector fitted. Foreword by Lord Mountbatten of Burma. Dedication by Lord Russell of Liverpool. xxxi and 160 pages. Map of the notorious Railway of Death front endpaper and 119 plates. The artist's (1918-1984) now classic work as a prisoner of war for three and a half years of the Japanese in World War II, in which he describes the railway camps, the bridge building on the River Kwai, Changi in Singapore, the fall of Singapore, and all of the horrors experienced by the POW's - all graphically illustrated by his now famous drawings. **** A VERY SCARCE SIGNED COPY **** 3. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Rawlings, Leo. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Goldring Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
006244
Title
And The Dawn Came Up Like Thunder -
Author
Rawlings, Leo with Supporting Account By Bill Duncan
Illustrator
Rawlings, Leo
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0903488000
ISBN 13
9780903488006
Publisher
Rawlings, Chapman Publications
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1972
Keywords
BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI, RAILWAY OF DEATH, CHANGI CAMP, MALAY PENINSULAR, FALL OF SINGAPORE,
Bookseller catalogs
Military / War;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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