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Published June 28th 1968 by Vanguard Press (first published 1967)
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Mark
Sep 04, 2007 rated it really liked it
I gave this 4 stars because I was disappointed in the ending. It is, however, a fast paced study of how a determined artist can sacrifice all for the sake of art.
Danielle Tremblay
Dec 10, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Quel bon petit livre plein de suspenses, de manipulations et de situations machiavéliques.

Martial Gaur est photographe professionnel. L’homme n’est pas né de la dernière pluie, et a été amené, au cours de sa vie, à couvrir plusieurs guerres. Nombre de ses photographies ont d’ailleurs connu de grands succès à travers le monde, lui assurant une réputation certaine parmi les gens du métier.

Hélas aujourd’hui, à cause de son âge mais surtout à cause d’une blessure à la jambe, il ne peut plus partir à
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Danny Tyran
Jan 07, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Comme toujours, Pierre Boulle démontre que c'est parfois en voulant trop bien faire, qu'on fait le mal. L'auteur sait soutenir l'intérêt du lecteur tout au long de cet histoire. Et c'est écrit dans un français impeccable.
Danny Tyran
Jan 07, 2013 rated it really liked it
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En fait, j'ai lu ce livre en français. Comme toujours, Pierre Boulle démontre que c'est parfois en voulant trop bien faire, qu'on fait le mal. L'auteur sait soutenir l'intérêt du lecteur tout au long de cet histoire. Et c'est écrit dans un français impeccable.
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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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