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The Bridge over the River Kwai. Pierre Boulle ; Translated by Xan Fielding.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Eckhart Public Library - Main F BOULLE pierre Bridge (Text) 840191001163844 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 224 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Grosset & Dunlap Pub., 1954.

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General Note: Translation of Le pont de la riviere Kwai.
Summary, etc.: In a prison camp deep in Siam, Colonel Nicholson and his men are orderd by the Japanese to build a bridge, and he refuses, even after torture and solitary confinement. Then, determined to show their captors how much superior the British are, he drives his men on until the new bridge is ready for the first train to pass across it. As the Special Service Branch watches secretly, the suspsence builds to a thrilling climax
Subject: Burma-Siam Railroad.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
AFI 100 Greatest American Movies.
Genre: Classic fiction.

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