The narrow road to the deep north : [a novel]
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New York : Knopf, 2014.
Edition
First American edition.
Physical Desc
334 pages ; 24 cm.
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Northwest Reno Library - Adult Fiction  1 available
FICTION FLANAG 2014

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English
ISBN
9780385352857, 0385352859

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In the despair of a Japanese POW camp on the Thailand-Burma Death Railway in 1943, Australian surgeon Dorrigo Evans is haunted by his love affair with his uncle's young wife two years earlier. His life is a daily struggle to save the men under his command from starvation, from cholera, from pitiless beatings--until he receives a letter that will change him forever. Moving deftly from the POW camp to contemporary Australia, from the experiences of Dorrigo and his comrades to those of the Japanese guards, this savagely beautiful novel tells a story of death, love, and family, exploring the many forms of good and evil, war and truth, guilt and transcendence, as one man comes of age and prospers, only to discover all that he has lost.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Flanagan, R. (2014). The narrow road to the deep north: [a novel] (First American edition.). Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Flanagan, Richard, 1961-. 2014. The Narrow Road to the Deep North: [a Novel]. New York: Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Flanagan, Richard, 1961-. The Narrow Road to the Deep North: [a Novel] New York: Knopf, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Flanagan, Richard. The Narrow Road to the Deep North: [a Novel] First American edition., Knopf, 2014.

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