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    • My Life as a POW of the Japanese 1942-1945

    • British Soldier's Account of His Horrific Three and a Half Years as a Japanese POW on Java During World War II
    • By: Arthur Charles, Malissa Stockbridge - editor
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Arthur Charles gives a personal account of his time as a POW on Java, including the use of secret radios and how he survived a firing squad. He depicts amazing resilience, resourcefulness, and even moments of humour amid the horror of captivity, where he suffered terrible mistreatment and deliberate efforts to humiliate. He managed to learn skills from other POWs such as contract bridge, chess, shorthand, and even English law.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • An ok story

    • By Sally Filler on 12-02-15

    Regular price: $2.99