By Nevil Shute
Nevil Shute used to be an English novelist and aeronautical engineer who spent his later years in Australia. He used his complete identify in his engineering profession and Nevil Shute as his pen identify to guard his engineering occupation from any power adverse exposure in reference to his novels.
"An previous Captivity" was once Shute's first test at re-incarnation as a plot.
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An Old Captivity by Nevil Shute