Louise Reid Spencer’s memoir, Guerrilla Wife, provides fascinatingly personal insight into a life of exile during the Second World War.
After the Japanese had invaded the Philippines, Louise Reid Spencer and her husband had two options: They could stay and face certain capture or flee and join the guerrillas fighting against the occupation.
Without hesitation, they chose the second option, and for the next two years, they remained on the run from Axis forces.
Guerilla Wife is an excellent addition to your vintage wartime collection or home library.
The book Guerrilla Wife is in good condition for its age with no rips or tears. However, please note the wear on the cover and the previous owner's name written on the inside page.
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