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The narrow road to the deep north, Richard Flanagan

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The narrow road to the deep north
Title
The narrow road to the deep north
Statement of responsibility
Richard Flanagan
Creator
Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A novel of love and war that traces the life of one man-- an Australian surgeon-- from a prisoner-of-war camp on the Thai-Burma Death Railway during World War II, up to the present"--
Title
The narrow road to the deep north
Creator
Summary
Haunted by the death of his wife while attending brutally sick and injured soldiers at a World War II Japanese POW camp, surgeon Dorrigo Evans receives a letter that irrevocably shapes the subsequent decades of his life in Australia
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Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2015.
  • Man Booker Prize, 2014.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
  • Tasmania Book Prizes, Margaret Scott Prize, 2015.
  • Prime Minister's Literary Awards: Fiction, 2014.
  • Queensland Literary Awards, Fiction Book Award, 2014.
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Awards, Fiction category, 2014.
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Awards, Premier's Prize, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10233974
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.F525
LC item number
N37 2014
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Richard Flanagan
Label
The narrow road to the deep north, Richard Flanagan
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Australia by Vintage Books, an imprint of Random House Australia Pty Ltd., Sydney, in 2013."--Title page verso
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  • DOVER
Control code
ocn864700580
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American Edition.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9780385352857
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014010405
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
183827

Library Locations

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