Trial by BattleSeries:
Imperial War Museum Wartime Classics
Imprint: Imperial War Museum
176 Pages, 5.13 x 7.8 in
- Digital download
- May 2019
- Available in digital formats at the links below.
October 1941. Twenty-one-year-old Alan Mart is posted to India and taken under the wing of the dogmatic, overbearing Acting-Captain Sam Holl. Following the Japanese advance on Singapore, the men are deployed to Malaya. What follows is a quietly shattering and searingly authentic depiction of the claustrophobia of jungle warfare and, ultimately, the futility of war.