Hardback Another man's war : the story of a Burma Boy in Britain's forgotten African army / Barnaby Phillips
Interest category: Wars & warfare
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Oneworld, 2014
ISBN: 1780745222 9781780745220
Control number 1780745222
At age 16 Isaac Fadoyebo ran away from his West African village to join the British Army. The Second World War was raging, and Nigeria's colonial masters were desperate to find men to defend the Empire. Veteran foreign correspondent Barnaby Phillips delivers the gripping, unforgettable story of a Burma Boy in the Second World War and the legacy of the British Empire in Africa and Asia.
WAR, Warfare and Defence