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Published: 01 April 2017

216 Pages | 2 b/w maps, 11 b/w illus.

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190657772

Bookseller Code (06)

Reporting the Retreat

War Correspondents in Burma, 1942

Philip Woods

  • Wartime suffering on a massive scale as witnessed by reporters covering the retreat through Burma.
  • The first study of how the retreat was represented in the Western Media
  • Examines original documents from 1942 and assesses whether the criticisms of sensationalism and propaganda that were leveled against them are true