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The bridge on the River Kwai

Author: Pierre Boulle
Publisher: London : Mandarin, 1996.
Series: Mandarin paperback.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Colonel Nicholson and his men are ordered by the Japanese to build a bridge, the Colonel refuses, as it is against regulations for officers to work with other ranks. After the Japanese give way,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Boulle
ISBN: 0749322713 9780749322717
OCLC Number: 34353337
Notes: Translation of Le pont de la rivière Kwai.
Description: 170 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Mandarin paperback.
Other Titles: Pont de la rivière Kwai.
Responsibility: Pierre Boulle ; translated by Xan Fielding.

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"A fine ironic novel, that is yet another French tribute to British eccentricity." -- "Observer" "From the Trade Paperback edition."

 
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