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The Soap Man and the Railroad of Death by  Dick Scroggs - First Edition - 1976 - from RareNonFiction.com and Biblio.com

The Soap Man and the Railroad of Death

by Scroggs, Dick

Condition: Very Good /Very Good


Philadelphia: Dorrance and Company. Hardcover. 0805921664 85 pages. Author spent over three years as a WWII prisoner of the Japanese in Singapore, Malaya and Siam. "The vivid scenes of forced building of the Railroad of Death through 250 miles of virgin jungle, of bombings, rapes, and sordid POW living conditions, come to life with astonishing clarity in this true story." - dust jacket. Bookplate upon front free endpaper, otherwise clean and and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. Enser p.43. . Very Good. 1976. First Edition.


  • Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 661H3576
  • Title: The Soap Man and the Railroad of Death
  • Author: Scroggs, Dick
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0805921664
  • ISBN 13:9780805921663
  • Publisher: Dorrance and Company
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 1976
  • Keywords: World War II 1939-1945 History Personal Narratives POW Malaya Singapore Siam, Burma, Railroad of Death
  • Bookseller catalogs: Biography;
  • Subjects: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People of Color;


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