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Title: THE NARROW ROAD TO THE DEEP NORTH
By: Richard Flanagan
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 0099593580
ISBN 13: 9780099593584
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Publisher: VINTAGE PUBLISHING
Pub. date: 26 March, 2015
Pages: 464
Description: In the despair of a Japanese POW camp on the Burma Death Railway, surgeon Dorrigo Evans is haunted by his love affair with his uncle's young wife two years earlier. Struggling to save the men under his command from starvation, from cholera, from beatings, he receives a letter that will change his life forever.
Synopsis: This book was the winner of the Man Booker Prize 2014. Forever after, there were for them only two sorts of men: the men who were on the Line, and the rest of humanity, who were not. In the despair of a Japanese POW camp on the Burma Death Railway, surgeon Dorrigo Evans is haunted by his love affair with his uncle's young wife two years earlier. Struggling to save the men under his command from starvation, from cholera, from beatings, he receives a letter that will change his life forever. This is a story about the many forms of love and death, of war and truth, as one man comes of age, propsers, only to discover all that he has lost.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Vintage
Prizes: Winner of Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2014 Short-listed for IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2015 Short-listed for Miles Franklin Literary Award 2014 Long-listed for Folio Prize 2015
Returns: Returnable
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