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ABDA command

ABDA COMMAND ABDA Command  (ABDACOM) was the first , unsuccessful attempt at combined Allied Theatre command. It had been suggested by the …

Japanse Burgerkampen

Summary The book , Japanse Burgerkampen, published by uitgeverij T. Wever ,Franeken, Netherlands first appeared in 1963 as a PhD thesis by …

Jansen Diary

Jansen Diary

The Jansen Diary provides an exceptional and well-informed account of the impact of repeated Japanese military setbacks suffered under the onslaught of the American counter offensive during the Pacific War

Ockerse Book

Ockerse Book

Ockerse Book The Ockerse Book, Our Childhood in the Former Colonial Dutch East Indies by Ralph Ockerse and Evelijn Blaney, a  memoir …

Tjihapit Boek

The Tjihapit Boek constituted the very first attempt  made by camp survivors to capture an account of the traumatic events they had …

Jan Bouwer

Jan Bouwer

Jan Bouwer was a Dutch journalist who immigrated to Indonesia in 1940, thus avoiding the German Occupation but arriving in time for …