Jim Thompson: The Unsolved Mystery - William Warren Reviews
Description:ISBN 9813018828 / Genre: Biography / Author: William Warren / Paperback / 248 Pages / Book is published 1999-12 by Editions Didier Millet ... more
Jim Thompson: The Unsolved Mystery - William Warren ... / On Easter Day, 1967, American businessman and founder of the modern Thai silk industry James H.W. Thompson disappeared while supposedly on a stroll in the jungle-clad Cameron Highlands, central Malaysia.The circumstances were unusual, and led to a massive search and investigation. Neither Jim Thompson nor his remains have ever been found...
Newest Review: ... setting out its stall and the enticing readers with the nature of the mystery. Basically Jim disappeared with seemingly no ... more
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by - written on 15/03/02, updated on 15/03/02 (Very useful, 287 readings)
In 1967 Jim Thompson disappeared in the Malaysian Cameron Highlands. I was first acquainted with Jim Thompson when I visited his Thai house on a trip to Bangkok (see seperate opinion, or don't bother and see the house instead if in Bangkok). This really wet my appetite and the book was mentioned while we were there. On returning to Britain 7 months later I was still interested so got this book. The author of the book, as he makes clear at the end, was a friend of Thompson's. That said he was not a very close one, not part of the inner circle, but close enought to know and observe him and have at least some pertinent personal insight. The ... Read the complete review