• News Feeds
Page last updated at 09:24 GMT, Thursday, 25 February 2010

'My business with Japan is unfinished'


Alistair Urquhart is publishing a new book describing his experiences of suffering in a Japanese Prisoner of War camp during the Second World War.

He was forced to work on the construction of the notorious bridge on the River Kwai, survived the sinking of a notorious prison ship and witnessed the aftermath of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki.

Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific