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The long walk : the true story of a trek to freedom, by Slavomir Rawicz

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The long walk : the true story of a trek to freedom
Title
The long walk
Title remainder
the true story of a trek to freedom
Statement of responsibility
by Slavomir Rawicz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NPUBL
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Rawicz, Slavomir
Dewey number
940.547247
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Downing, Ronald
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  • Rawicz, Slavomir
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Escaped prisoners of war
  • Concentration camp escapes
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Escapes
  • Asia, Central
Label
The long walk : the true story of a trek to freedom, by Slavomir Rawicz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Ronald Downing ... helped [the author] write this book." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes and afterword written by the author, London, 1997. (p. 243-245). The Cover, p. 4, notes that Rawicz died in 2004
  • Reprints the 1997 ed. The Long walk was originally published: London : Constable, 1956
Contents
  • 4.
  • Three thousand miles by train
  • 5.
  • Chain gang
  • 6.
  • End of the journey
  • 7.
  • Life in camp
  • 8. The
  • wife of the Commissary
  • Foreword
  • 9.
  • Plans for escape
  • 10.
  • Seven cross the Lena River
  • 11.
  • Baikal and a fugitive girl
  • 12.
  • Kristina joins the Party
  • 13.
  • Across the Trans-Siberian Railway
  • Ronald Downing
  • 14.
  • Eight enter Mongolia
  • 15.
  • Life among the friendly Mongols
  • 16. The
  • Gobi Desert : hunger, drought and death
  • 17.
  • Snake meat and mud
  • 18. The
  • last of the Gobi
  • Introduction to the Polish Edition
  • 19.
  • Six enter Tibet
  • 20.
  • Five by-pass Lhasa
  • 21.
  • Himalayan foot-hills
  • 22.
  • Strange creatures
  • 23.
  • Four reach India
  • 1.
  • Afterword to the 1997 Edition
  • Kharkov and the Lubyanka
  • 2. Trial and sentence
  • 3.
  • From prison to cattle truck
Control code
  • a438448
  • ocn212790547
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 1997 ed. /
  • with an afterword by the author.
Extent
x, 245 p:
Isbn
9781592289448
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)212790547
Label
The long walk : the true story of a trek to freedom, by Slavomir Rawicz
Publication
Note
  • "Ronald Downing ... helped [the author] write this book." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes and afterword written by the author, London, 1997. (p. 243-245). The Cover, p. 4, notes that Rawicz died in 2004
  • Reprints the 1997 ed. The Long walk was originally published: London : Constable, 1956
Contents
  • 4.
  • Three thousand miles by train
  • 5.
  • Chain gang
  • 6.
  • End of the journey
  • 7.
  • Life in camp
  • 8. The
  • wife of the Commissary
  • Foreword
  • 9.
  • Plans for escape
  • 10.
  • Seven cross the Lena River
  • 11.
  • Baikal and a fugitive girl
  • 12.
  • Kristina joins the Party
  • 13.
  • Across the Trans-Siberian Railway
  • Ronald Downing
  • 14.
  • Eight enter Mongolia
  • 15.
  • Life among the friendly Mongols
  • 16. The
  • Gobi Desert : hunger, drought and death
  • 17.
  • Snake meat and mud
  • 18. The
  • last of the Gobi
  • Introduction to the Polish Edition
  • 19.
  • Six enter Tibet
  • 20.
  • Five by-pass Lhasa
  • 21.
  • Himalayan foot-hills
  • 22.
  • Strange creatures
  • 23.
  • Four reach India
  • 1.
  • Afterword to the 1997 Edition
  • Kharkov and the Lubyanka
  • 2. Trial and sentence
  • 3.
  • From prison to cattle truck
Control code
  • a438448
  • ocn212790547
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 1997 ed. /
  • with an afterword by the author.
Extent
x, 245 p:
Isbn
9781592289448
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)212790547

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