Undertones of war download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edmund Blunden

Undertones of war download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edmund Blunden year 2000
  • Book name: Undertones of war
  • Author: Edmund Blunden
  • Release date: 2000/7/29
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780141184364
  • Rating: 7.58 of 10
  • Votes: 455
  • Review by: Annette Ashley
  • Review rating: 9.66 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/4
  • Total pages: 288
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In what is one of the finest autobiographies to come out of the First World War, the distinguished poet Edmund Blunden records his experiences as an infantry subaltern in France and Flanders. Blunden took part in the disastrous battles of the Somme, Ypres and Passchendaele, describing the latter as 'murder, not only to the troops, but to their singing faiths and hopes'. In his compassionate yet unsentimental prose, he tells of the heroism and despair found among the officers. Blunden's poems show how he found hope in the natural landscape; the only thing that survives the terrible betrayal enacted in the Flanders fields.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H21M35S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: General, World War 1 Books, European History
  • Available formats: EPUB, MobiPocket, PDF, WORD, TXT, MOBI, DOC, TIFF. Compressed in ZIP, BZ2, RAR, Z, JAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.84 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x17mm
  • Weight: 213g
  • Printed by: PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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