A town like Alice
by
 
Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960, author.

Title
A town like Alice

Author
Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960, author.

ISBN
9780099530268

Personal Author
Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960, author.

Edition
New edition.

Publication Information
London Vintage, 2009.

Physical Description
xi, 350 pages ; 20 cm.

Series
Vintage classics
 
Vintage classics.

Series Title
Vintage classics
 
Vintage classics.

General Note
Originally published: London : Heinemann, 1950.

Abstract
In 1940, Jean Paget is sent to a women's prisoner-of-war camp. An Australian prisoner risks his life to obtain food and medicine for the women detained as POWs. After the War, Jean hears that he is still alive and sets out to find him in Australia.

Subject Term
Australian fiction.
 
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
 
Women prisoners -- Fiction.

Genre
Classical fiction.

Geographic Term
Australia, Northern -- Fiction.
 
Alice Springs (N.T.) -- Fiction.

Added Author
Lomax, Eric.

Format
Regular print


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