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The Other Side of the Coin

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Bernard is a rubber tree planter. His wife, Patricia, an american, is a follower of non-violence. One fights against the Chinese partisans who harass the colons, the other one helps them.
The situation is paradoxal enough as it is when Patricia, a charitable mind, lets Ling, a young terrorist wounded in the alay jungle during a battle, into her house. She even proposes to f
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Published June 28th 1979 by Vanguard Press (first published 1958)
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A timely book -- about terrorism on a rubber plantation in the mid-twentieth century. I liked it, but I won't write a spoiler on it.
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Pierre Boulle (20 February 1912 – 30 January 1994) was a French novelist best known for two works, The Bridge over the River Kwai (1952) and Planet of the Apes (1963) that were both made into award-winning films.

Boulle was an engineer serving as a secret agent with the Free French in Singapore, when he was captu
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