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    The railway man : a true story of war, remembrance, and forgiveness / Eric Lomax.
    by Lomax, Eric.
    New York : Ballantine Books, 1996.
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  • Lomax, Eric.
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  • Burma-Siam Railroad -- History.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscript labor.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Scottish.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities.
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  • Prisoners of war -- Thailand -- Biography.
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  • Prisoners of war -- Great Britain -- Biography.
  • ISBN: 
    0345406680 (pbk.) :
    9780393344073
    Bib #: 
    319579
    Description: 
    276 p. : map ; 21 cm.
    Edition: 
    1st Ballantine Books ed.
    Notes: 
    Originally published: 1st American ed., New York : W.W. Norton, 1995.
    Summary: 
    A POW's account of war, brutality and forgiveness. Lomax was sent to Malaya in 1941, taken prisoner after the fall of Singapore, and put to work on the infamous Burma-Siam railway, which cost the lives of 250,000 men.
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    Cold Spring Public Library(F) Nonfiction Collection940.5472 LomChecked Out12/10/2014Bookpbk.Request This Copy
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