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  • A Farewell To Arms by Ernest Hemingway
    A Farewell To Arms (English, Paperback) Ernest Hemingway

    In 1918 Ernest Hemingway went to war, to the 'war to end all wars'. A love story of immense drama and uncompromising passion, A Farewell to Arms offers a unique and unflinching view of the world and people, by the winner of the 1954 Nobel Prize for Literature.

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  • Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
    Birdsong (Paperback) Sebastian Faulks

    A novel of overwhelming emotional power, Birdsong is a story of love, death, sex and survival. Stephen Wraysford, a young Englishman, arrives in Amiens in northern France in 1910 to stay with the Azaire family, and falls in love with unhappily married Isabelle.

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  • Regeneration by Pat Barker
    Regeneration (English, Paperback) Pat Barker

    Craiglockhart War Hospital, Scotland, 1917, and army psychiatrist William Rivers is treating shell-shocked soldiers. Under his care are the poets Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen, as well as mute Billy Prior, who is only able to communicate by means of pencil and paper. Rivers's job is to make the men in his charge healthy enough to fight.

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
    All Quiet on the Western Front (English, Paperback) Erich Maria Remarque

    One by one the boys begin to fall...In 1914 a room full of German schoolboys, fresh-faced and idealistic, are goaded by their schoolmaster to troop off to the 'glorious war'. What follows is the moving story of a young 'unknown soldier' experiencing the horror and disillusionment of life in the trenches.

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  • One Man's Flag by David Downing
    One Man's Flag (Paperback) David Downing $13.57
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  • On Canaan's Side by Sebastian Barry
    On Canaan's Side (Paperback) Sebastian Barry

    The story then goes back to the moment she was forced to flee Dublin, at the end of the First World War, and follows her life through into the new world of America, a world filled with both hope and danger.

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  • Regeneration by Pat Barker
    Regeneration (English, Paperback) Pat Barker

    The poets and soldiers Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen are dispatched to Craiglockhart War Hospital in Scotland in 1917. There, army psychiatrist William Rivers is treating brutalised, shell-shocked men. It is Rivers' job to fix these men and make them ready to fight again.

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  • A Farewell To Arms by Ernest Hemingway
    A Farewell To Arms (Paperback) Ernest Hemingway

    In 1918 Ernest Hemingway went to war. Hemingway's description of war is unforgettable. He recreates the fear, the comradeship, the courage of his young American volunteer, and the men and women he meets in Italy, with total conviction. But A Farewell to Arms is not only a novel of war.

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  • Jill by Philip Larkin
    Jill (English, Paperback) Philip Larkin

    'It will, I hope, still qualify for the indulgence traditionally extended to juvenilia,' wrote Philip Larkin, almost twenty years after the publication of his first novel. But Jill, with its exact evocation of place - Oxford in 1940 - and astute insight into character, emotions and social nuance, requires no such indulgence.

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  • The Lost Soldier by Diney Costeloe
    The Lost Soldier (English, Paperback) Diney Costeloe

    A young woman's fight to save a treasured war memorial uncovers a tragic story that reverberates from World War I to the present day.

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  • Toby's Room by Pat Barker
    Toby's Room (English, Paperback) Pat Barker

    When Toby is reported 'Missing, Believed Killed', another secret casts a lengthening shadow over Elinor's world: how exactly did Toby die - and why? Elinor determines to uncover the truth. Only then can she finally close the door to Toby's room.

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  • The Eye in the Door by Pat Barker
    The Eye in the Door (Paperback) Pat Barker

    London, 1918. Billy Prior is working for Intelligence in the Ministry of Munitions. But his private encounters with women and men - pacifists, objectors, homosexuals - conflict with his duties as a soldier, and it is not long before his sense of himself fragments and breaks down.

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  • Strange Meeting by Susan Hill
    Strange Meeting (Paperback) Susan Hill

    Young officer John Hilliard returns to his battalion in France following a period of sick leave in England. Despite having trouble adjusting to all the new faces, the stiff and reserved Hilliard forms a friendship with David Barton, an open and cheerful new recruit who has still to be bloodied in battle.

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  • Under Fire by Henri Barbusse
    Under Fire (English, Paperback) Henri Barbusse

    Follows the fortune of a French battalion during the First World War. This title presents a critique of inequality between ranks, the incomprehension of those who have not experienced battle, and of war itself.

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  • Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo
    Johnny Got His Gun (Paperback) Dalton Trumbo

    It was the war to end all wars, the global struggle that would finally make the world safe for democracy - at any cost. But one American soldier has paid a price beyond measure. And within the disfigured flesh that was once a vision of youth lives a spirit that cannot accept what the world has become.

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  • The Regeneration Trilogy by Pat Barker
    The Regeneration Trilogy (English, Paperback) Pat Barker

    At Craiglockhart War Hospital in Scotland, army psychiatrist William Rivers treats shell-shocked soldiers before sending them back to the front. In his care are poets Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen, and Billy Prior, who is only able to communicate by means of pencil and paper...

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  • The Darkness and the Thunder by Stewart Binns
    The Darkness and the Thunder (English, Paperback) Stewart Binns

    1915- The Western Front is a wasteland of barbed wire, and mud-filled trenches. Winston Churchill, searching for a solution to the stalemate, commits the Allies to a disastrous Gallipoli campaign. As men on both sides die in droves, mill-workers work tirelessly for the war effort while families confront the broken bodies of returning soldiers.

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  • The Clocks in This House All Tell Different Times by Xan Brooks
    The Clocks in This House All Tell Different Times (Paperback) Xan Brooks

    Summer 1923. The modern world. Orphaned Lucy Marsh climbs into the back of the old army truck and is whisked off to the woods, where the funny men live. If she can only avoid all the hazards on the path, she may just survive into a bright new tomorrow.

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  • Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden
    Three Day Road (English, Paperback) Joseph Boyden

    The stories of an American Indian sniper caught up in the Great War and of his aunt, one of the last Cree Indians to live off the land, are intertwined in a mesmerising journey as they travel home over three days

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  • The Thief by Clive Cussler
    The Thief (Paperback) Clive Cussler, Justin Scott

    Leaving England aboard the liner Mauretania, Isaac Bell, chief investigator at the legendary Van Dorn Detective Agency, stumbles on and thwarts a kidnapping. The two victims, who have fled Europe carrying a secret invention, fear that a foreign power wishes to steal it before they can bring it to America.

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