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The Chequer Board

(1947)
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John Turner, who has had a head injury in an air crash, is told that he has only a year to live. He decides to spend his last months making the journey to Rangoon, Burma, in a flying boat to rescue a friend who has gone native.

Genre: Thriller

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Hardback Editions

August 1987 : UK Hardback

Title: Chequer Board (Charnwood Library)
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-7089-8424-X / 978-0-7089-8424-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
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December 1964 : UK Hardback
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Title: Chequer Board (New Windmills)
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-435-12077-8 / 978-0-435-12077-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers
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December 1951 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-434-69911-X / 978-0-434-69911-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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June 1947 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-88411-316-7 / 978-0-88411-316-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: William Morrow & Company
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Paperback Editions

September 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Chequer Board (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-09-953002-3 / 978-0-09-953002-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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January 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 1-84232-248-6 / 978-1-84232-248-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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November 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-7493-0337-9 / 978-0-7493-0337-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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February 1985 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: THE CHEQUER BOARD
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-345-32174-X / 978-0-345-32174-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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January 1962 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0-330-20267-7 / 978-0-330-20267-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan/Pan Books
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1969 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Chequer Board
Author(s): Shute Nevil
ISBN: 0-345-27187-4 / 978-0-345-27187-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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Audio Editions

December 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
Publisher: Audible Studios
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December 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
Publisher: Audible Studios
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June 1997 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: The Chequer Board: Unabridged
Author(s): Nevil Shute
ISBN: 1-86042-309-4 / 978-1-86042-309-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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Kindle Editions

March 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
Publisher: Reading Essentials
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May 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Chequer Board
Author(s): Nevil Shute
Publisher: Mustbe Interactive
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July 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Chequer Board (Vintage International)
Author(s): Nevil Shute
Publisher: Vintage
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January 2010 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Chequer Board (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Nevil Shute
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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