To End All Wars: A True Story about the Will to Survive and the Courage to Forgive

To End All Wars: A True Story about the Will to Survive and the Courage to Forgive

Ernest Gordon


"Waking from a dream, I unexpectedly learned the place i used to be: within the demise apartment in a jail camp through the River Kwai. i used to be a prisoner of warfare, mendacity one of the useless, awaiting the our bodies to be over excited in order that i'd have extra room."

When Ernest Gordon was once twenty-four he was once captured by means of the japanese and compelled, with different British prisoners, to construct the infamous Railroad of loss of life, the place approximately 16,000 Prisoners of conflict gave their lifestyles. confronted with the appalling stipulations of the prisoners camp and the brutality of the captors, he survived to develop into an inspiring instance of the triumph of the human spirit opposed to all odds. to finish All Wars is Ernest Gordon s gripping precise tale at the back of either the Academy Award-winning movie The Bridge at the River Kwai starring Alec Guinness and the recent movie to finish All Wars directed via David Cunningham.

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