The Japanese War: London University's WWII Secret Teaching Programme and the Experts Sent to Help Beat Japan

The Japanese War: London University's WWII Secret Teaching Programme and the Experts Sent to Help Beat Japan

ISBN-10:
1873410336
ISBN-13:
9781873410332
Pub. Date:
08/07/1995
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis

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The Japanese War: London University's WWII Secret Teaching Programme and the Experts Sent to Help Beat Japan

Translated by Ann Kaneko. How British school pupils were recruited to learn in 18 months or less what was then considered to be the most difficult language in the world, in order to become translators, interpreters and interrogators for the allied effort in the Pacific War - a staggering 648 experts in the period 1942-47.

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ISBN-13: 9781873410332
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/07/1995
Series: Japan Library
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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