The Dragon and the Maple Leaf: Chinese Canadians in World War II
The experience of Chinese Canadians enlisting is often overlooked in other military histories. It was largely as a result of efforts by the British War Office that the way was made easier. Specific topics include: the Great War; numbers available for military service; the Allied Air Services; the Allied Navies; the Canadian Army; S-20 Japanese language School; Special Operations Executive; recruitment and training; Malaya operations; Sarawak operations. Abbreviations and glossary. Appendix of Chinese Canadian Veterans. Foreword by Major H.J. Legg. Index.
- Publisher: Pirie Publishing
- Edition: n/a
- Date Published: 1994
- Place Published: London, Ontario
- ISBN: 0969808607
- Condition: Very good +
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: Yes
- Jacket Condition: Very good +
274 p. 29 cm. B&w illustrations, including sketch maps. Green cloth hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Writing on front free endpaper. A little soiling to jacket.