This book is about Atsuko Nambu, a 19-year-old Japanese female track-and-field athlete who competed in the second Asian Games in Manila 68 years ago in 1954 and also helped prevent a potential conflict between the Philippines and Japan.
Manila in 1952 – the diary background
This post is about a small diary in which I recorded what I saw and lived in the year 1952. It contains entries I made in a small pocket diary from Philippine American Life Insurance Company during that year. Of course, I mainly recorded things that were important to me as an 18-year-old in the last…