The War Diaries of Weary Dunlop. Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway, 1942-1945. E. E. DUNLOP.
The War Diaries of Weary Dunlop. Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway, 1942-1945
The War Diaries of Weary Dunlop. Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway, 1942-1945
The War Diaries of Weary Dunlop. Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway, 1942-1945

The War Diaries of Weary Dunlop. Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway, 1942-1945

Melbourne, Thomas Nelson Australia, 1986/ 1986.

Large octavo, xxiv, 401 pages plus 138 illustrations and plates.

Papered boards slightly rubbed at the extremities; an excellent copy with the lightly creased and rubbed dustwrapper.

Inscribed on the half-title 'With best wishes. 'Weary' E.E. Dunlop. Dec 1986'. Loosely inserted is a typed letter signed by Dunlop (one page square octavo, 30 May 1984 on Parliament Place, Melbourne letterhead): 'I fell heavily on a hillside and smashed my right femur from the trochanter level for about a foot down the shaft, with the usual gross escape of blood into a tense thigh. However, I am well nailed, plated and screwed together and should be about soon'.

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