Singapore"s Dunkirk by Geoffrey Brooke

Cover of: Singapore

Published by Leo Cooper .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Singapore,
  • True stories: Second World War,
  • World War II - East Asia,
  • History: American

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11593545M
ISBN 100850520517
ISBN 109780850520514

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Everyday low Reviews: 8. I feel the title is a little erroneous, as the evacuation of troops from Dunkirk was a very different event to the flight of women, men and children, troops and civilians, of several different nationalities from Singapore in February However, the title has impact and draws the reader to the s: 2.

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The Battle of Dunkirk took place during the Second World War between the Allies and Nazi Germany. As part of the Battle of France on the Western Front, the Battle of Dunkirk was the defence and evacuation of British and Allied forces in Europe from 26 May to 4 June View Dunkirk Books View Dunkirk Audiobooks.

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With much new material from British, Australian, Indian and Japanese sources, Colin Smith has woven together the full and terrifying story of the fall of Singapore and its aftermath Reviews: Singapore's Dunkirk book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. When Singapore fell so ignominiously to the Japanese in February/5. This shocking but inspiring book tells the stories of those who risked a terrible death to flee. It speaks of courage, extraordinary endurance, appalling atrocities and even cannibalism.

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Dunkirk was a critical turning point in World War dictator Adolf Hitler’s blitzkrieg strategy depended on maintaining concentrated forward momentum in its invasion of France and Belgium; Germany had overrun the region by May However, Hitler exercised restraint at Dunkirk, halting his panzer tanks short of the seaport only days before the evacuation.

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Books Monthly. Dunkirk Evacuation Operation Dynamo is an informative journey through the drama that was Dunkirk and a welcome addition to the Images of War series.

8/10 Read the full review here. Beating Tsundoku. This is a well assembled pictorial record of a critical operation with a wide and original selection of pictures, and is worth Price: £   The crimes began as Dunkirk was being evacuated.

On the SS Totenkopf Division marched about members of the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Norfolk Regiment, which had just surrendered, to a. "My most recent book, Tigers at Dunkirk, was published in May to coincide with the 70th anniversary of that ill-fated campaign.

It contains the stories of young men like Freddie Diaper, of Leicester, who was killed in action and who today has no known grave, being commemorated on the Dunkirk Memorial to the : £ When Singapore fell so ignominiously to the Japanese in Februarymany tens of thousands of men, women and children were left to their own devices.

To stay in Singapore meant certain captivity. This book tells of some of the remarkable and shocking experiences that lay in store for those who decided to escape by whatever means. Oxfam Books & Music Berkhamsted "The aftermath of the fall" (of Singapore to the Japanese).

The book "tells of some of the experiences of those who tried to escape". Hardback book in very good condition. Ends of spine bumped. Slight wear on corners and at bottom of front board. Signed on front free endpaper with "With best wishes". Owner's name in ink also on front free.

Dr Aidan MacCarthy, from Cork, of the RAF, who survived Dunkirk, the fall of Singapore, having his ship torpedoed and time in a POW camp, before being. The fall of Singapore switched Percival's reputation to that of an ineffective "staff wallah", lacking ruthlessness and aggression, even though few doubted that he was a brave and determined officer.

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The epic true story of Dunkirk—now a major motion picture, written and directed by Christopher Nolan, and starring Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hardy, and Mark Rylance Inthe Allies had been beaten back by the Nazis across France to the northern port of Dunkirk.

The Siege of Dunkirk in World War II (also known as the Second Battle of Dunkirk) began in Septemberwhen Allied units of the Second Canadian Division surrounded the fortified city and port of siege lasted until after the official end of the war in Europe.

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Free shipping for many products!Seller Rating: % positive. Don' t be fooled by the title, not a lot of the book happens at Dunkirk. Most of the book is the story of fighting the Germans through Belgium and France slowing their progress so that the BEF and French troops can be evacuated from Dunkirk.

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It should be called Battle of France, It's predominately about the campaign that occurred before the Dunkirk evacuation. Yes, I realize that it was the break-down of this campaign in May that led to the retreat to Dunkirk, BUT the book is at least two /5(32).

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