Last Man Out: Surviving the Burma-Thailand Death Railway: A by H. Robert Charles,James D. Hornfischer

By H. Robert Charles,James D. Hornfischer

From June 1942 to October 1943, greater than 100,000 Allied POWs who were compelled into slave hard work by means of the japanese died development the notorious Burma-Thailand demise Railway, an project immortalized within the movie "The Bridge at the River Kwai." one of many few who survived used to be American Marine H. Robert Charles, who describes the ordeal in bright and harrowing aspect in Last guy Out. the tale mixes the unbelievable brutality of the camps with the inspiring braveness of the boys, together with a Dutch Colonial military healthcare professional whose ability and information of the medicinal worth of untamed jungle herbs stored the lives of thousands of his fellow POWs, together with the author.

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