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Soldier from the wars returning

Charles Carrington

Soldier from the wars returning

by Charles Carrington

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, English

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Carrington.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23818614M

    Charles Edmund Carrington, MC (21 April — 21 June ) was a scholar, Professor of History at Cambridge University, Educational Secretary to Cambridge University Press and a historian specialising in the British Empire and Commonwealth, a Professor of Commonwealth Relations at the Royal Institute of International Affairs and the author of a number of books . *immediately available upon purchase as print book shipments may be delayed due to the COVID crisis. ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid for books with an ebook : Springer US.

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Soldier from the Wars Returning is one of the truest, most profound and readable personal accounts of the Great War. The author waited nearly fifty years before writing it, and the perspective of history enhances its value.

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The author waited nearly fifty years before writing it, and the perspective of history enhances its value. The author saw the First World War from below, as a fighting soldier in a line regiment. Soldier from the Wars Returning is one of the truest, most profound and readable personal accounts of the Great War.

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Part II “Soldier from the Wars Returning” 4 As If Nothing Had Ever Happened 5 Open Wounds 6 “It's Been a Long, Long Time” Part III Echoes of War 7 “The War's Over, Soldier” 8 Aftershocks 9 Picking Up the Pieces Author's Note Acknowledgments Selected Primary Sources Notes 5/5(8). The top 10 books about returning from war US marines veteran Phil Klay, whose short story collection about the Iraq war won a National book award, chooses his favourite books about homecoming.

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Are they both worth reading, or is one better than the other. I have A soldier from Wars Returning, but A Subaltern's War is a little cost prohibited for me.

Also what specific events does Carrington describe in the books? Thanks, Simon.A sympathetic, wide-ranging look at unseen casualties of World War II—those psychologically damaged by battle. The last battle of the men and women traumatized by combat was fought, writes Childers (History/Univ.

of Pennsylvania; In the Shadows of War: An American Pilot’s Odyssey Through Occupied France and the Camps of Nazi Germany,etc.), not “on the .