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The Sword of Honour Trilogy

(Everyman's Library Classics)

By Frank Kermode,Evelyn Waugh

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| Hardcover | 9781857151732

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This is a trilogy of novels about World War II, based on the author's own experiences as an army officer. The focus of the action is Guy Crouchback, head of an ancient but decayed Catholic family. The story presents a moving but often hilarious pictu Continue

This is a trilogy of novels about World War II, based on the author's own experiences as an army officer. The focus of the action is Guy Crouchback, head of an ancient but decayed Catholic family. The story presents a moving but often hilarious picture of war's consolations and vicissitudes.

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  • 1 person finds this helpful

    Noblesse oblige

    I loved this book, about a soldier trying to make sense of concepts such as faith and honour, while there's a war (WW II, to be exact) on.
    Old fashioned values, yes, but values we need today in times of peace.

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    Linda Wilke said on Oct 14, 2009 | Add your feedback

  • 1 person finds this helpful

    Nobless oblige

    I loved this book, about a soldier trying to make sense of concepts such as faith and honour, while there's a war (WW II, to be exact) on.
    Old fashioned values, yes, but values we need today in times of peace.

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    Linda Wilke said on Mar 23, 2009 | Add your feedback

Book Details

  • Rating:
    (3)
  • English Books
  • Hardcover 710 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 1857151739
  • ISBN-13: 9781857151732
  • Publisher: Everyman's Library
  • Publish date: 1994-04-07
  • Dimensions: 258 mm x 838 mm x 1,354 mm
  • Also available as: Paperback
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