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The bridge of San Luis Rey

Author: Thornton Wilder; Sam Waterston
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : HighBridge, ℗1997, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in 18th century Lima, Peru, a rickety bridge which has spanned a deep gorge for ages suddenly breaks, and five people plunge to their deaths. A priest who is deeply affected by the catastrophe decides to make an investigative study of the lives of the victims to determine if he can find some clue to God's intention in casting five dis-associated mortals into eternity at precisely the same moment.
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Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Thornton Wilder; Sam Waterston
ISBN: 1565112210 9781565112216
OCLC Number: 38418005
Notes: Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Same Waterston.
Description: 3 audiocassettes (approximately 3 hr., 30 min.) : analog, stereo, Dolby processed
Responsibility: Thornton Wilder.

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Set in 18th century Lima, Peru, a rickety bridge which has spanned a deep gorge for ages suddenly breaks, and five people plunge to their deaths. A priest who is deeply affected by the catastrophe decides to make an investigative study of the lives of the victims to determine if he can find some clue to God's intention in casting five dis-associated mortals into eternity at precisely the same moment.

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