Originally published, London, Heinemann, 1963.
|Statement||by Victor Canning.|
|Series||Ulverscroft large print series|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||436|
out of 5 stars limbo line -book. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on Septem Verified Purchase. This is a good story that I first read over 30 years ago. Pity when they made a film of it the changed the ending and ruined it as they made it just a 3rd rate propoganda exercise. But read the book,it achieves more than the film did/5(5). This copy of Limbo Line, by Victor Canning, is a mass market paperback, published by Pan [#, , 3rd printing. Movie tie-in. [Suspense Thriller] Author: Canning, Victor. Title: The Limbo Line. Publisher: Pan. ISBN or book number: Seller Rating: % positive. The Limbo Line [ ] Canning, Victor by Canning, Victor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Limbo is a thought-provoking treatise on the lasting consequences of class mobility in America. Drawing on his own story as well as on dozens more from individuals who share his experience, award-winning journalist Alfred Lubrano sheds light on the predicament of some 13 million Americans: reconciling their blue-collar upbringing with the white-collar world they now/5.
One resource I used in writing this review was a reference book by John Higgins, A Rex Carver Companion. This review of Limbo Line at Mystery*File has more details, and more about the author's writing career and recommended booksPublisher: Berkley Medallion Books, Orig. pub. Length: pages. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Canning, Victor, Limbo Line. London: Heinemann, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction. The Limbo Line. Product Details. Category: books SKU: CDB Title: The Limbo Line Author: Victor Canning Book binding: Hardcover Publisher: Heinemann Year of publication: Condition: GOOD. Description. First Edition. pages. Brown jacket over brown cloth. Clean pages with firm binding. Minimal foxing and tanning to Seller Rating: % positive. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .
The Limbo Line is one of only three Cold War novels Canning wrote during the first half of his thriller-writing career, and something of a throwback to the thrillers of John Buchan, although the subject is up to date and contemporary to the period it was written in. Richard Manston (the similarity to the name of Buchan’s Richard Hannay is no. The boy died in the forest and awakens in Limbo (which is the world between life and death). According to many old tales, the soul can only get out of Limbo until the body is properly buried. The boy continues through Limbo until his sister finds and buries his body. So in the ending scene, she is not digging but she is covering his grave. Slake's Limbo is a novel for young adults by Felice Holman, first published in The book is about a young adolescent boy, Aremis Slake, who runs away from home to live in the New York City Subway tunnels of the IRT Lexington Avenue Line and stays for days. The novel has received several honors, including a Lewis Carroll Shelf Award best book for young adults Author: Felice Holman. Praise for Saints in Limbo “River Jordan’s Saints in Limbo is a compelling story of the mysteries of existence and, especially, the mysteries of the human heart.” –RON RASH, author of Serena and Chemistry and Other Stories “River Jordan’s artful writing style is utterly captivating. Add to that the heartfelt, intriguing story line of Saints in Limbo, and you’re hooked.”.