A town like Alice [Nevil Shute] Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960

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Shute, Nevil, 1899-1960
World War, 1939-1945 - Fiction.; World War (1939-1945); 1939 - 1945
Adult; General
A novel told partly in flashbacks about a girl's search for the Australian she met in Malaya during World War II. "A harrowing, exciting, and in the end very satisfying war romance. A Town Like Alice tells of a young woman who miraculously survived a Japanese "death march" in World War II, and of an Australian soldier, also a prisoner of war, who offered to help her--even at the cost of his life.
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