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The Bridge at Andau: The Compelling True Story of a Brave, Embattled People
By James A. Michener and Steve Berry (introduced by)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dial Pr
Publication date June 9, 2015
Pages 214
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780812986747
ISBN-10 0812986741
Dimensions 0.60 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Original list price $15.00 says people who bought this book also bought:
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The Bridge at Andau is James A. Michener at his most gripping. His classic nonfiction account of a doomed uprising is as searing and unforgettable as any of his bestselling novels. For five brief, glorious days in the autumn of 1956, the Hungarian revolution gave its people a glimpse at a different kind of future—until, at four o’clock in the morning on a Sunday in November, the citizens of Budapest awoke to the shattering sound of Russian tanks ravaging their streets. The revolution was over. But freedom beckoned in the form of a small footbridge at Andau, on the Austrian border. By an accident of history it became, for a few harrowing weeks, one of the most important crossings in the world, as the soul of a nation fled across its unsteady planks.
Praise for The Bridge at Andau
“Precise, vivid . . . immeasurably stirring.”The Atlantic Monthly
“Dramatic, chilling, enraging.”San Francisco Chronicle
“Superb.”Kirkus Reviews
“Highly recommended reading.”Library Journal

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With James A. Michener | Reprint edition from Dial Pr (June 9, 2015)
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