On The Beach

Original Synopsis

"On The Beach has a total of 320 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. After the war is over, a radioactive cloud begins to sweep southwards on the winds, gradually poisoning everything in its path. An American submarine captain is among the survivors left sheltering in Australia, preparing with the locals for the inevitable. Despite his memories of his wife, he becomes close to a young woman struggling to accept the harsh realities of their situation. Then a faint Morse code signal is picked up, transmitting from the United States and the submarine must set sail through the bleak ocean to search for signs of life. On the Beach is Nevil Shute's most powerful novel. Both gripping and intensely moving, its impact is unforgettable. 2010-01-26 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 320 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : Tn6qMFqRVtwC
ISBN-10 : 1409087395
ISBN-13 : 9781409087397
Time : 2010-01-26
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 993 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and PDF

A Town Like Alice

Original Synopsis

"A Town Like Alice has a total of 368 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ERIC LOMAX Jean Paget is just twenty years old and working in Malaya when the Japanese invasion begins. When she is captured she joins a group of other European women and children whom the Japanese force to march for miles through the jungle - an experience that leads to the deaths of many. Due to her courageous spirit and ability to speak Malay, Jean takes on the role of leader of the sorry gaggle of prisoners and many end up owing their lives to her indomitable spirit. While on the march, the group run into some Australian prisoners, one of whom, Joe Harman, helps them steal some food, and is horrifically punished by the Japanese as a result. After the war, Jean tracks Joe down in Australia and together they begin to dream of surmounting the past and transforming his one-horse outback town into a thriving community like Alice Springs... 2010-01-26 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 368 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : MaVNBV8QM1EC
ISBN-10 : 1409087301
ISBN-13 : 9781409087304
Time : 2010-01-26
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 353 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and EPUB

Pied Piper

Original Synopsis

"Pied Piper has a total of 320 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. As recommended on BBC4's A Good Read - 'A very good writer...simple, elegant and readable...a fantastic story' Jonathan Coe WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JOHN BOYNE John Howard is determined to brighten up his old age by taking a fishing trip to France. However, during his stay the Nazis invade and he is forced to try to escape back to England with the two small children of some friends who are forced to stay behind in order to help the Allied war effort. As the conflict grows closer the roads become impassable and Howard also comes across five more children who need his help. He ends up leading this motley group of youngsters through the French countryside, constantly beset by danger yet heroically protecting his charges. Nevil Shute Norway was born on 17 January 1899 in Ealing, London. After attending the Dragon School and Shrewsbury School, he studied Engineering Science at Balliol College, Oxford. He worked as an aeronautical engineer and published his first novel, Marazan, in 1926. In 1931 he married Frances Mary Heaton and they went on to have two daughters. During the Second World War he joined the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve where he worked on developing secret weapons. After the war he continued to write and settled in Australia where he lived until his death on 12 January 1960. His most celebrated novels include Pied Piper (1942), No Highway (1948), A Town Like Alice (1950) and On the Beach (1957). 2009-11-24 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 320 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : K-GHHpOpvQIC
ISBN-10 : 1409087077
ISBN-13 : 9781409087076
Time : 2009-11-24
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 685 KB/s
Format : EPUB and PDF

Ruined City

Original Synopsis

"Ruined City has a total of 288 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. Through a series of mishaps, Henry Warren, a recently divorced City financier, ends up in hospital in a Northern town ruined by the closure of its shipyard. Moved by the fate of the town's inhabitants, Warren risks his fortune and reputation to save the shipyard and restore the town to its former prosperity. In seeking to change the fate of the town, he radically changes his own. 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 288 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : JjroJaOIgW0C
ISBN-10 : 1409087123
ISBN-13 : 9781409087120
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 372 KB/s
Format : PDF, EBOOK and EPUB

What Happened to the Corbetts

Original Synopsis

"What Happened to the Corbetts has a total of 256 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. Nevil Shute wrote this prophetic novel just before the start of the Second World War. In it he describes the devastation that results from an aerial bomb attack on Southampton that destroys the city's infrastructure and leaves the inhabitants at the mercy of cholera and further assaults. The story follows the trials and tribulations of the Corbett family as they try to get to safety. 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 256 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : OpNTcj3GOUUC
ISBN-10 : 1409086674
ISBN-13 : 9781409086673
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 821 KB/s
Format : EPUB and PDF

Nevil Shute (Nevil Shute Norway)

Original Synopsis

"Nevil Shute (Nevil Shute Norway) has a total of 166 pages which are papers from writer 'Julian Smith'. 1976 time of publication of the book, [--]"

Publisher :
Pages : 166 Paper
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
No.ID : DTFbAAAAMAAJ
ISBN-10 :
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015005080273
Time : 1976
Author : Julian Smith
Size : 538 KB/s
Format : PDF, EBOOK and EPUB

Pastoral

Original Synopsis

"Pastoral has a total of pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute Norway'. Written by English author Nevil Shute Norway (1899–1960), using his pen name Nevil Shute. First published in 1944, "Pastoral" is a romance set on an English airbase which revolves around the pilot and crew of a Vickers Wellington bomber ... The core essence of this novel is that even in the midst of war, and among warriors, everyday life will continue. 2018-06-06 time of publication of the book, [-epubli-]"

Publisher : epubli
Pages : Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : rSFgDwAAQBAJ
ISBN-10 : 3746730910
ISBN-13 : 9783746730912
Time : 2018-06-06
Author : Nevil Shute Norway
Size : 723 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and PDF

Requiem for a Wren

Original Synopsis

"Requiem for a Wren has a total of 272 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. The mysterious death of a young woman on an Australian farm reveals a heartrending story of doomed wartime romance Alan Duncan returns to his family home in Australia after the war and several years of study in England. But his homecoming is marred by the mysterious suicide of his parents' quiet and reliable parlour-maid. A search through her belongings in search of clues leads to heartbreaking revelations about the woman's identity, the death of Alan's brother Bill, and, above all, the disappearance of his brother's fiancee, Janet. Nevil Shute Norway was born on 17 January 1899 in Ealing, London. After attending the Dragon School and Shrewsbury School, he studied Engineering Science at Balliol College, Oxford. He worked as an aeronautical engineer and published his first novel, Marazan, in 1926. In 1931 he married Frances Mary Heaton and they went on to have two daughters. During the Second World War he joined the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve where he worked on developing secret weapons. After the war he continued to write and settled in Australia where he lived until his death on 12 January 1960. His most celebrated novels include Pied Piper (1942), No Highway (1948), A Town Like Alice (1950) and On the Beach (1957). 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 272 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : j-hnrsHbgbUC
ISBN-10 : 1409087425
ISBN-13 : 9781409087427
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 477 KB/s
Format : EPUB and PDF

The Seafarers

Original Synopsis

"The Seafarers has a total of 116 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute, Dan Telfair, Shoshana Milgram'. 2002 time of publication of the book, [-Paper Tiger (NJ)-]"

Publisher : Paper Tiger (NJ)
Pages : 116 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : fMgUPQAACAAJ
ISBN-10 : 9781889439327
ISBN-13 : 1889439320
Time : 2002
Author : Nevil Shute, Dan Telfair, Shoshana Milgram
Size : 578 KB/s
Format : PDF, EBOOK and EPUB

Lonely Road

Original Synopsis

"Lonely Road has a total of 256 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. A rich middle-aged man finds his lonely life turned upside down when he falls in love with a pretty dance hostess and becomes involved in exposing a conspiracy to sabotage the British General Election. But his dogged pursuit of the criminals will throw his life and the lives of those he cares about into grave danger. 2009-11-10 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 256 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : -dUGnuzF7v4C
ISBN-10 : 1409086976
ISBN-13 : 9781409086970
Time : 2009-11-10
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 367 KB/s
Format : PDF, EBOOK and EPUB

Slide Rule

Original Synopsis

"Slide Rule has a total of 272 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. Nevil Shute was a power and a pioneer in the world of flying long before he began to write the stories that made him a bestselling novelist. This autobiography charts Shute's path from childhood to his career as a gifted aeronautical engineer working at the forefront of the technological experimentation of the 1920s and 30s. The inspiration for many of the themes and concerns of Shute's novels can be identified in this enjoyable and enlightening memoir. 2010-01-26 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 272 Paper
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
No.ID : zNUgPffezJAC
ISBN-10 : 140908745X
ISBN-13 : 9781409087458
Time : 2010-01-26
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 369 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and PDF

A Study Guide for Nevil Shute Norway's "On the Beach"

Original Synopsis

"A Study Guide for Nevil Shute Norway's "On the Beach" has a total of 22 pages which are papers from writer 'Gale, Cengage Learning'. A Study Guide for Nevil Shute Norway's "On the Beach," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs. 2016-06-29 time of publication of the book, [-Gale, Cengage Learning -]"

Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Pages : 22 Paper
Genre : Literary Criticism
No.ID : UJqpDAAAQBAJ
ISBN-10 : 1410354547
ISBN-13 : 9781410354549
Time : 2016-06-29
Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Size : 549 KB/s
Format : PDF, EBOOK and EPUB

Trustee from the Toolroom

Original Synopsis

"Trustee from the Toolroom has a total of 304 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. Keith Stewart is an ordinary man. However, one day he is called upon to undertake an extraordinary task. When his sister's boat is wrecked in the Pacific, he becomes trustee for his little niece. In order to save her from destitution he has to embark on a 2,000 mile voyage in a small yacht in inhospitable waters. His adventures and the colourful characters he meets on his journey make this book a marvellous tale of courage and friendship. 2010-01-26 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 304 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : Nat_RYedkr0C
ISBN-10 : 1409087514
ISBN-13 : 9781409087519
Time : 2010-01-26
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 574 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and EPUB

The Chequer Board

Original Synopsis

"The Chequer Board has a total of 400 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. John Turner, a young man with a chequered past, has been told he has just one year to live. He decides to use his time in search of three very different men he met briefly during the war: an snobbish British pilot, a young corporal accused of murder, and a black G.I. accused of attempted rape. Along the way, Turner learns about forgiveness, tolerance and second chances, and overcomes his fear of death. 2010-01-26 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 400 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : 77jh1DlUxrQC
ISBN-10 : 1409087484
ISBN-13 : 9781409087489
Time : 2010-01-26
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 284 KB/s
Format : EPUB and PDF

An Old Captivity

Original Synopsis

"An Old Captivity has a total of 288 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. Young pilot Donald Ross has little in common with the Oxford don who has employed him on an expedition to the Arctic - and still less with his beautiful but stubborn daughter, Alix.But once the three of them reach the treacherous shores of Greenland their destinies are inextricably bound by the events that unfold there. 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 288 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : hG5MAeQyWC8C
ISBN-10 : 1409086437
ISBN-13 : 9781409086437
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 823 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and PDF

Stephen Morris

Original Synopsis

"Stephen Morris has a total of 288 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. INCLUDES THE NOVEL PILOTAGE Stephen Morris has just called off his engagement to the girl of his dreams because he is a penniless graduate with no prospects. He finds a job working as an aircraft mechanic, hoping to make his fortune. In Pilotage, Stephen's navigator Peter Dennison is struggling with the same problem. These two early novels draw on Nevil Shute's own experiences as a young engineer. 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 288 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : l26WfZGwDUoC
ISBN-10 : 1409087182
ISBN-13 : 9781409087182
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 693 KB/s
Format : PDF, EBOOK and EPUB

Most Secret

Original Synopsis

"Most Secret has a total of 352 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. In their trusty fishing boat Genevieve, armed with a flame thrower and limited ammunition, a small group of officers and men take a stand against the might of the German army after the fall of France in World War II. This is classic Shute: at once a thrilling adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat, and a heartbreaking tale of the ravages of war. 2010-01-26 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 352 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : gfoNGtynVzkC
ISBN-10 : 1409086496
ISBN-13 : 9781409086499
Time : 2010-01-26
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 772 KB/s
Format : EPUB and PDF

The Rainbow and the Rose

Original Synopsis

"The Rainbow and the Rose has a total of 304 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. When Johnny Pascoe attempts to rescue a sick girl from the Tasmanian outback his plane crashes leaving him dangerously injured. Ronnie Clarke, who was trained by Pascoe, endeavours to fly a doctor in to help but this proves more difficult than he imagined. As he waits overnight at Pascoe's house in order to try again the next day Clarke revisits the past of this unusual man - and reveals the shocking and tragic secrets that have influenced his life. 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 304 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : UPRFgMr9e90C
ISBN-10 : 1409087212
ISBN-13 : 9781409087212
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 312 KB/s
Format : EPUB and PDF

Marazan

Original Synopsis

"Marazan has a total of 272 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. After Philip Stenning is involved in a near-fatal plane crash, he feels he owes a debt of gratitude to the man who rescued him. However, his mysterious saviour is an escaped convict, and his determination to help him leads Stenning into a tense and dramatic adventure of intrigue, drug-running and murder. 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 272 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : Z6OhxGmxRh4C
ISBN-10 : 1409087360
ISBN-13 : 9781409087366
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 627 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and EPUB

Landfall

Original Synopsis

"Landfall has a total of 256 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. Jerry Chambers, a fresh-faced young pilot, mistakenly sinks a British submarine. He is reprimanded and sent to a remote posting to test an experimental new bomb, a dangerous mission far away from the girl he loves. While Jerry risks his life, his sweetheart Mona sets about clearing her lover's name...but will she be too late? 2010-01-26 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 256 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : am-KbMUYa6sC
ISBN-10 : 1409086461
ISBN-13 : 9781409086468
Time : 2010-01-26
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 314 KB/s
Format : PDF, EBOOK and EPUB

In the Wet

Original Synopsis

"In the Wet has a total of 368 pages which are papers from writer 'Nevil Shute'. It is the rainy season. Drunk and delirious, an old man lies dying in the Queensland bush. In his opium-hazed last hours, a priest finds his deserted shack and listens to his last words. Half-awake and half-dreaming the old man tells the story of an adventure set decades in the future, in a very different world... 2010-04-27 time of publication of the book, [-Random House-]"

Publisher : Random House
Pages : 368 Paper
Genre : Fiction
No.ID : KsMhSukkHI8C
ISBN-10 : 1409087336
ISBN-13 : 9781409087335
Time : 2010-04-27
Author : Nevil Shute
Size : 144 KB/s
Format : EBOOK and PDF