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Round the bend : a novel

Author: Nevil Shute
Publisher: New York : Morrow, 1951.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Owner of a Near East freight airline applies his religious philosophy to everyday problems.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960.
Round the bend.
New York, Morrow, 1951
(OCoLC)617508846
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nevil Shute
OCLC Number: 366785
Description: 341 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Nevil Shute.

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Owner of a Near East freight airline applies his religious philosophy to everyday problems.

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East meets West with wisdom in post-WWII era

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2007-04-29) Very Good Permalink
This novel is set in the years following WWII. The main character is an airplane mechanic from south Asia. He is a fusion of the cultures of Britain's former colonies and of the technological West. His approach to life is not a compromise between the two, but a dialectical synthesis. His spiritual example...
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