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Winner of the 1996 NCR Book Award A nai ve young man, a radio enthusiast and radio buff, was caught up in the fall of the British Empire at Singapore in 1942. He was put to work on the Railway of Death -- the Japanese line from Thailand and Burma. The most disastrous engineering project in history, it killed 250,000 Allied prisoners and Thai labourers. Lomax helped to build a radio so that he and his comrades could follow news of the war. The radio was discovered and he was brutally tortured. One of his tormentors was a ...

The Railway Man 2014, Vintage Books

ISBN-13: 9780099583844

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The Railway Man 2014, Charnwood, Antsey

ISBN-13: 9781444819854

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The Railway Man (War Promo) 2005, Vintage Books USA

ISBN-13: 9780099481584

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Railway Man 1996, Vintage Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780099582311

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The Railway Man 1996, Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C, Bath

ISBN-13: 9780745153674

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The Railway Man 1995, Random House UK

ISBN-13: 9780224041874

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