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The source ; The bridges at Toko-ri ; Caravans ; Sayonara

Author: James A Michener
Publisher: London : Secker & Warburg, 1976, ©1953-65.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The source: An archeological excavation of Tell Makor initiates a journey into the ancient history and culture of Israel that explores the life of the early Hebrews, the impact of Christianity, the Spanish inquisition, and the modern Middle East conflict.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James A Michener
ISBN: 0706405765 9780706405767
OCLC Number: 4279134
Description: 1113 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: James A. Michener.

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The source: An archeological excavation of Tell Makor initiates a journey into the ancient history and culture of Israel that explores the life of the early Hebrews, the impact of Christianity, the Spanish inquisition, and the modern Middle East conflict.

The bridges at Toko-ri: A considerable formation of American warships plows through turbulent seas near Korea on a mission to destroy the Communist-held bridges at Toko-ri.

Caravans: To the mountain fastness of Afghanistan comes Mark Miller, an American diplomat attached to the Embassy in Kabul. He is investigating the disappearance of Ellen Jasper, an independent young woman in search of the freedom offered by the wildest and weirdest land on earth.

Sayonara: When an American Air Corps major engaged to a general's daughter sets up house with a Japanese woman in occupied Japan, the Americans become concerned.

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