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Author Lebra, Joyce, 1925-

Title The Indian National Army and Japan / Joyce Chapman Lebra
Published Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2008


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 257 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contents Preliminary pages; 1. Mission to Bangkok; 2. Malayan Jungle Meeting; 3. Singapore Capitulates and the Ina Blossoms; 4. Tokyo Conference; 5. Japanese Policy toward India; 6. The Crisis of the First Ina; 7. Subhas Chandra Bose, Hitler, and Tojo; 8. Bose, the Fipg, and the Hikari Kikan; 9. To India or Not?; 10. The Rising Sun Unfurls; the Tiger Springs; 11. A Plane Crash; 12. A Trial in the Red Fort; 13. Retrospect; Notes; Bibliographical Note; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Summary This study traces the origins of the Indian National Army in the imagination of Iwaichi Fujiwara, a young Japanese intelligence officer, and the relationship between the Imperial Japanese Army and the Indian National Army as it evolved under the leadership of Bengali revolutionary, Subhas Chandra Bose. The study is unique in its use of Japanese archival sources for analysis of the relationship between Japanese policy formulation and the Indian independence movement in its military phase ..
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-245) and index
Notes English
Subject Indian National Army
Indian National Army.
World War, 1939-1945 -- India
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan.
International relations.
India -- Relations -- Japan
Japan -- Relations -- India
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789812308061
Other Titles Jungle alliance, Japan and the Indian National Army