Bloody Shambles. Volume 1

The Drift to War to the Fall of Singapore

Brian Cull, Yasuho Izawa, Christopher Shores

Date Published :
June 2013
Publisher :
Grub Street Publishing
Series :
Bloody Shambles
Illustration :
180 b/w photos
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This is the story of the Allied air campaign across Singapore, Malaya, Burma, Ceylon and the Philippines during World War II.

It documents the Allied underestimation of Japanese ability, which led to the destruction of 50% of the British bomber force in two days.

About The Author

Brian Cull is a highly respected Grub Street author with past publications such as Hurricanes over Tobruk, Hurricanes over Malta, Spitfires over Sicily and Buffaloes over Singapore to his credit.

Christopher Shores began by writing the occasional book about military aviation, then quickened the pace as he grew older. By now, readers and reviewers are hard-pressed to keep up with him. Meanwhile, he pursued a career as a land surveyor and director of one of Europe's largest firms of property advisers.

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