Review

A new edition of the 1957 classic On The Beach has many things to teach us

By Colin Steele
January 18 2020 - 6:30pm

Text Publishing have been particularly astute in reissuing, in a new hardback edition, Nevil Shute's famous 1957 book about the end of the world, On the Beach, which was filmed in 1959 by Stanley Kramer, starring Ava Gardner, Gregory Peck, Fred Astaire and Anthony Perkins.

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