|Genre||Personal narratives, British.|
|LC Classifications||D805.J3 F55 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||315 p. :|
|Number of Pages||315|
|LC Control Number||00269823|
Seen through the eyes of John Fletcher-Cooke, the horrifying, but by now often-told story of the treatment meted out by the Japanese to their prisoners of war takes on an entirely new light. His is a book written without bitterness but at the same time a book which does not look back on suffering Brand: Pen & Sword Books Limited. the emperor's guest John Fletcher-Cooke During his years as a prisoner of war, Fletcher-Cooke witnessed and was subjected to a wider spectrum of man's inhumanity to man then he could have imagined, as he writes in his memoirs. The Emperor's guest, / Sir John Fletcher-Cooke; The tunnel; No flight from the cage / Calton Younger ; with an introduction by Sir John Hackett; The tunnel [braille] / [Eric Williams] The wooden horse / by Eric Williams. Firstly, throughout his captivity he kept a diary on which this book is based, and which, as the reader will discover, he was almost unbelievably lucky to preserve. Details about The Emperor's Guest - John Fletcher-Cooke NEW Hardback. Be the first to write a review. The Emperor's Guest - John Fletcher-Cooke NEW Hardback.
This book tells the story of prisoner of war John Fletcher-Cooke's horrifying treatment at the hands of the Japanese. Based on a diary he kept throughout his captivity - and which he was unbelievably lucky to preserve - this story, told without bitterness, reveals a man who refused to give way to despair. During his years as a prisoner of war he witnessed and was subjected to the full spectrum of man's inhumanity to Reviews: 2. Guests of the Emperor takes you inside the largest fixed military prison camp in the Japanese Empire: Mitsubishi's huge factory complex at Mukden, Manchuria, where 1, American prisoners were subjected to brutal cold, starvation, beatings, medical experiments and an extremely high death rate while being forced to help manufacture parts for Reviews: Emperor's Guest (3rd Edition) Hardcover – March 1, by John Fletcher-Cooke (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $ Author: John Fletcher-Cooke. Books. Guest of an emperor. The Emperor's guest Related content. Second World War. Meet The Squander Bug. This unpleasant-looking character is called the Squander Bug, and it was created during the Second World War by artist Phillip Boydell, .
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