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James Clavell"s Whirlwind.

James Clavell

James Clavell"s Whirlwind.

by James Clavell

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6053.L365
The Physical Object
Pagination1023p. ;
Number of Pages1023
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22497163M
ISBN 100340397241

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Until now, popular novelist James Clavell has not been recognized for his literary achievements and his contributions to cross-cultural understanding. This critical study seeks to rectify that omission. It shows how Clavell's depiction of cross-cultural encounters of Westerners with the East paves the way for modern multicultural studies. His novels about culture clash help Western readers see. James Clavell wrote many classic books including King Rat, Shogun and Noble House among others. Unfortunately he has since passed on so his book Gai-Jin was his last book. Other books include Whirlwind and Tai-pan.

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Clavell also authored such screenplays as those for The Fly Nationality: Australian. Author by: James Clavell Languange: en Publisher by: Hachette UK Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 86 Total Download: File Size: 52,5 Mb Description: Whirlwind is the story of three weeks in Tehran in February three weeks of fanaticism, passion, self-sacrifice and between the revolutionaries and the forces of international intrigue is a team of.

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A slow starter, Whirlwind captured my imagination and my heart. As the story develops so do the characters, each of whom tells the story from their own perspective. I could not put this book down and as I came to the end I became saddened knowing that James Clavell would not be writing a follow-up book/5().

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Whirlwind by James Clavell and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at James Clavell (10 October [1] – 6 September ), born Charles Edmund DuMaresq Clavell, was an Australian-born British (later naturalized American) novelist, screenwriter, director and World War II veteran and prisoner of war.

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