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Nevil Shute

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On the Beach | Suggested Reading


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Eliot, T.S. "The Hollow Men." Poems 1909–1925, Goldberg, 2007.

Levy, Bill. Beyond the Beach: The Wit and Wisdom of Nevil Shute. BLS, 2012.

Shute, Nevil. Slide Rule: The Autobiography of an Engineer. Vintage, 2009.

Thorn, Richard. Shute: The Engineer Who Became a Prince of Storytellers. Matador, 2017

Course Hero. "On the Beach Infographic." Course Hero. 26 Feb. 2018. Web. 30 Nov. 2022. <>.

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