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  • 8 of 8 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

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Terrace Public Library FLA (Text) 35151001088624 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780804171472 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 0804171475 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 397 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Vintage International edition, April 2015.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage International, Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, 2015.

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Summary, etc.:
"Moving deftly from a Japanese POW camp to present-day Australia, from the experiences of Dorrigo Evans and his fellow prisoners to that of the Japanese guards, this savagely beautiful novel tells a story of the many forms of love and death, of war and truth, as one man comes of age, prospers, only to discover all that he has lost." --Amazon.com.
Subject: Burma-Siam Railroad > Fiction.
Prisoners of war > Burma > Fiction.
Surgeons > Fiction.
Prisoner-of-war camps > Burma > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Burma > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Conscript labor > Fiction.
Burma > History > Japanese occupation, 1942-1945 > Fiction
Australia > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Historical fiction.
War stories.

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