Far Eastern Anti-British Propaganda

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The five items are printed Japanese propaganda cartoons apparently designed to incite Anti-British feeling in India. One, which pictures Ghandi, has the slogans: 'God bid Nippon to help India drive out the British Devil' and 'Japan is sworn to aid India fight'. Another (in English) states 'Vindicate Asiastic honour: wipe out Anglo-Saxon superiority'.

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Acquisition Information

Donated to the University Library by John Murray, Principal of the University College of the South West, who received them from 'a man who was 3 years in a Japanese P. of W. camp', 13 November 1946

Note

At least three Indian (?) languages used

Conditions Governing Use

Usual EUL arrangements apply