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The Breaking Wave

by Nevil Shute

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  • paperback
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ISBN 10
0345321731
ISBN 13
9780345321732
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Ballantine Books, 1984-12-12. Mass Market Paperback. Good.

Synopsis

Nevil Shute Norway was born in 1899 in Ealing, London. He studied Engineering Science at Balliol College, Oxford. Following his childhood passion, he entered the fledgling aircraft industry as an aeronautical engineer working to develop airships and, later, airplanes. In his spare time he began writing and he published his first novel, Marazan , in 1926, using the name Nevil Shute to protect his engineering career. In 1931 he married Frances Mary Heaton and they had 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 in 1960. His most celebrated novels include Pied Piper (1942), A Town Like Alice (1950), and On the Beach (1957).

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
SONG0345321731
Title
The Breaking Wave
Author
Nevil Shute
Format/binding
Mass Market Paperback
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0345321731
ISBN 13
9780345321732
Publisher
Ballantine Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1984-12-12

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