[]
[]

The Narrow Road to the Deep North

Flanagan, Richard (Book - 2014)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Narrow Road to the Deep North
Print

Item Details

"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"-- Provided by publisher.
Authors: Flanagan, Richard, 1961-
Title: The narrow road to the deep north
Publisher: New York :, Alfred A. Knopf,, 2014
Edition: First American Edition
Characteristics: 334 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Notes: "Originally published in Australia by Vintage Books, an imprint of Random House Australia Pty Ltd., Sydney, in 2013."--Title page verso
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"-- Provided by publisher.
ISBN: 9780385352857
0385352859
9780385352864
0385352867
Statement of Responsibility: Richard Flanagan
Subject Headings: Prisoners of war Burma Fiction FICTION / War & Military. bisacsh FICTION / Historical. bisacsh FICTION / Literary. bisacsh Prisoners of war. fast (OCoLC)fst01077227 Burma. fast (OCoLC)fst01207835
Genre/Form: Historical fiction
War stories
Fiction.-(OCoLC)fst01423787
Topical Term: Prisoners of war
FICTION War & Military
FICTION Historical
FICTION Literary
Prisoners of war
LCCN: 2014010405
MARC Display»

Opinion

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

2014 Man Booker Prize Winner

Winner of the 2014 Booker Prize, Flanagan's novel is dedicated to the author's father, a former POW during WWII.

2014 Man Booker Prize nominee

Aug 23, 2014
  • Laphroaig rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

Although it has moments, in general this book takes on too many Big Themes and doesn't really succeed with any of them.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at SMCL

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app03 Version Arkelstorp Last updated 2014/10/23 09:41