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The Resource The bridge over the River Kwai, a novel by Pierre Boulle ; translated by Xan Fielding

The bridge over the River Kwai, a novel by Pierre Boulle ; translated by Xan Fielding

Label
The bridge over the River Kwai
Title
The bridge over the River Kwai
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Pierre Boulle ; translated by Xan Fielding
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A satire on a certain type of British officer who clings to discipline even in a Japanese prison camp during World War II. He builds a bridge with prison labor and indignantly exposes a team of commandos when they arrive to blow it up
Member of
Cataloging source
Baker & Taylor
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1912-1994
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boulle, Pierre
Dewey number
843/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2603.O754
LC item number
B7 1954b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fielding, Xan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burma-Siam Railroad
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Bridges
  • Prisoners of war
Target audience
adult
Label
The bridge over the River Kwai, a novel by Pierre Boulle ; translated by Xan Fielding
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of Le pont de la rivière Kwai
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19157702
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
224 pages
Lccn
54-11507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The bridge over the River Kwai, a novel by Pierre Boulle ; translated by Xan Fielding
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of Le pont de la rivière Kwai
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19157702
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
224 pages
Lccn
54-11507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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