FIRST EDITION The Admiral's Baby: An Extraordinary Episode in Twentieth-Century History by Laurens van der Post
Having been kept in brutal conditions by the Japanese during the war Van der Post was freed 2 weeks after Hiroshima and in a weak state, was put in charge of his Japanese captors, and stayed in Java to keep the peace. This is his own testimony of that era.
- 1996 copy of The Admiral's Baby by Laurens van der Post
- first edition
- hardcover with dust jacket
- excellent condition