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King Rat (1962) [Novel]
by James Clavell Rating: Weighted - 8.3 / Average - 8.4 of 10 (11 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Asian Saga, the

Summary :

Set in Changi, the most notorious prisoner of war camp in Asia, King Rat is an heroic story of survival, told by a master story-teller who lived through those years as a young soldier. Only one man in fifteen had the strength, the luck, the cleverness to survive Changi. King was that man.

Original title: King Rat
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalAsia

Edition #1: King Rat

King Rat (1962)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "One of the best five books this year ... James Clavell is a brilliant observer ... he is also a spell-binding story-teller" New York Times
  • "A splendidly exciting and original story" Sunday Telegraph
  • "Terrifyingly exciting suspense" Ian Fleming
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King Rat (1962)

ISBN: 0312890729

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