State Council Information Office: LISHI DE JIYI. The Memory of History. Beijing, 2002. 167 pp. Colour and b/w plates throughout. 30x24 cm. Cloth.
Very interesting work detailing the history of 'The Hump Route' used during the Second World War as a supply route between Southwest China and British India. Details the history of the Route, the building of airports, transport and military operations, the role of Col. Chennault and the recent search and recovery of bombers and fighters that crashed in China. Numerous black-and-white photographs and a dual English and Chinese text much assist.
Subjects: Warfare History
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 610 in printed List 202.
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