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Jungles are never neutral an extraordinary story of exile and survival : the diaries of Brother O"Donovan, FSC : war-time in Bahau. by Patricius O"Donovan

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Published by Media Masters Pub. in Ipoh .
Written in English


  • O"Donovan, Patricius, -- 1911-2002.,
  • Brothers (Religious) -- Diaries.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Irish.,
  • Malaya -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.,
  • Singapore -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.,
  • Negeri Sembilan -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

GenreDiaries., Personal narratives, Irish.
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p. :
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23024590M
ISBN 109810813055
LC Control Number2009323078

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