Tales from the Tiger’s Den – Best Asia Colonial History Books
Tales from the Tiger’s Den
‘Tales from the Tiger’s Den – Foreigners in the Far East 1920s till Present’ is oral history gold dust. A collection of interviews Stu has done over the years, chatting with foreigners (with their photo albums) who have lived through often turbulent times witnessing Asia coming of age. Local events seen through a round-eyed lens, such as a White Russian in Shanghai, an American Crocodile Hunter in the Philippines, Czechs caught up in India’s Partition, a British soldier in post-war Thailand, A French schoolgirl evacuated from Vietnam, an Australian missionary in Papua New Guinea, and many more.
Coming 2019 (Asia Colonial History Books)