World War II: The Rising Sun
Alexandria, VA, Time Life Books. 1978, Second Printing, Revised. Pictorial Cover, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book, A profusely illustrated book which chronicles the rise of Imperialist Japan. Divided into chapters and what he terms "Picture Essays, it opens with one of the latter titled A Doomed Way Of Life (pages 6 to 18) depicting all the "glory" of the last vestiges of the imperialist British, French and Dutch dominance in the Far East, including one shot of "a diminutive native bearer .. toting a hefty French official (piggy-back style) along the bed of a jungle stream .." Color and B&W photographs, no marks, very clean, light shelfwear, 208pp. Ships in heavy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Very Good.
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Book number: 4784A
USD 9.95 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 1080]