Thompson, Kyle. A THOUSAND CUPS OF RICE. Surviving the Death Railway.
Austin, Texas. Eakin Press 1994 0890159904 / 9780890159903 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover with dust jacket. As New in As New dust jacket
First Edition hardcover. The author's account of his three and one-half years as a POW under the heel of the Imperial Japanese Army. The POWs and Asian coolie laborers were forced to undergo inhuman mental and physical stress while constructing the 265 mile "Death Railway" through the jungles of Burma and Thailand. Illustrated with photos. 182 pages, appendix, bibliography, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. ; 182; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages