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Bizot's memoir of his experiences in the "killing fields" of Cambodia written thirty years after the event. John le Carre based the character Hansen in "The Honorable Schoolboy" on Francois Bizot.
In 1971, on a routine outing through the Cambodian countryside, the young French scholar Francois Bizot was captured by the Khmer Rouge. Written 30 years later, this is Francois Bizot's memoir of his horrific experiences in the "killing fields" of Cambodia.