A short review of “The Narrow Road to the Deep North”, by Richard Flanagan.

This is a long book. It appears to be based on the life of Sir Weary Dunlop, and it is written in the style of a year 12 English essay. It is really interesting as a catalogue of the horrors of the building of the Thai Burma railroad, by mainly Australian Prisoners of War, after the fall of Singapore. It leaps about in time, but … Continue reading A short review of “The Narrow Road to the Deep North”, by Richard Flanagan.