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Thailand"s secret war

the Free Thai, OSS, and SOE during World War II

by E. Bruce Reynolds

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand,
  • United States,
  • Great Britain,
  • Thailand.
    • Subjects:
    • Khabūan Sērī Thai,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Thailand,
    • Thailand -- History -- 20th century,
    • Thailand -- Foreign relations -- United States,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Thailand,
    • Thailand -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain,
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Thailand,
    • Thailand -- Foreign relations -- 1782-1945

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-454) and index.

      StatementE. Bruce Reynolds.
      SeriesCambridge military histories
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD802.T5 R49 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 462 p. :
      Number of Pages462
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3311201M
      ISBN 100521836018
      LC Control Number2004062105


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