Neeleman, G. & Neeleman, R.
Title RUBBER SOLDIERS: THE FORGOTTEN ARMY THAT SAVED THE ALLIES IN WWII
Book Condition New in New dust jacket
Publisher Schiffer 2017
0764353322 / 9780764353321
Seller ID 56964
New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £28.99. ; The Rubber Soldiers were an army of 55,000 men from the Brazilian northeast, who were sent to the Amazon basin to harvest rubber for the Allied War effort under an agreement between Brazil and the US. Approximately 26,000 of these men died in the Amazon of malaria, yellow fever, and other jungle afflictions. Illustrated. ; 200 pages