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The Life Of Sir Weary Dunlop - POW Doctor Hellfire Pass

The Life Of Sir Weary Dunlop  - POW Doctor Hellfire Pass

Weary The Life Of Sir Weary Dunlop by S. Ebury

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This book is an biography of Australian POW legend Sir Edward "Weary" Dunlop. Being an account of his war years and civil life.
 
In a wartime nightmare of starvation, disease, brutality and death, Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop's courage and compassion made him an Australian legend. During more than three years as a surgeon in the notorious work camps and vast hospital camps along the Burma-Thailand railway, he worked tirelessly to save lives and get men home to their families. He confronted his captors fearlessly; three times he was tortured and taken out to be executed, only to be reprieved at the last moment.
 
Fellow prisoners regarded him as 'a symbol of hope and a rock'.
 
Click to see Weary and POW mates back at Hellfire Pass in 1987.
  • Weight in grams: 1300
  • Total Pages: 709
  • Publication Date: 1994
  • Nominal Roll ? :- no - but has extensive personal names of soldiers and their operations throughout text.
  • Dimensions in mm : 180 x 260 x 55
  • Cover Soft (SB) or Hardback (HB): Heavy Hard Boards with Dust Jacket
  • Book Condition: Used Book -uniform age toning to pages -pages held tight in bindings - shelf wear to cover - otherwise no other major problems

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