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The naked island

Russell Braddon

The naked island

by Russell Braddon

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Asia, Southeastern
    • Subjects:
    • Braddon, Russell.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Australian.,
    • Prisoners of war -- Australia -- Biography.,
    • Prisoners of war -- Asia, Southeastern -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1953.

      Statementby Russell Braddon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD805.J3 B64 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p. ;
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3489003M
      ISBN 100689706294
      LC Control Number82008695
      OCLC/WorldCa8476211

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