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date: 20 August 2019

Norway, Nevil Shute [pseud. Nevil Shute]locked

(1899–1960)
  • A. P. Ryan
  • , revised by Sayoni Basu

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Norway, Nevil Shute [pseud. Nevil Shute] (1899–1960), novelist and aeronautical engineer, was born in Ealing, London, on 17 January 1899, the younger son of Arthur Hamilton Norway CB (1859–1938), who became an assistant secretary at the General Post Office and wrote erudite travel books, and his wife, ...

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