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Art of the armed #forces those they left behind nurses relief workers prisoners of war pacifists #those they left behind nurses relief workers prisoners of war pacifists well as from other countries affected by the Great War They speak for all those who arewere nable to find words to express what they experienced My heart is so stunned I don t know whether it is broken or not Private Frank Cocker 1915 I m struggling to review this know whether it is broken or not Private Frank Cocker 1915 I m struggling to review this It s an awesome collection emotional heartbreaking and plifting all at once BUT The sort of book you can only read a bit at a time Ever since school I ve been fascinated by the initial Itions workers and mothers nurses and pacifists prisoners of war and conscientious objectors appear alongside each other The war involved people from so many different backgrounds and countries and included here are among others British German Russian and Indian voices Alongside testament from the many ordinary people whose lives were transformed by the events of 1914 18 there are extracts from names that have become synonymous with the war such as Siegfried Sassoo.
FREE READ A Broken WorldA stunning and emotional read PoignantStraying from his sual fiction Sebastian Faulks has worked with Hope Wolf to produce an anthology that beautifully portrays the different aspects of the Great War #from a variety of those involvedSo different from most books about t To read the thoughts #a variety of those involvedSo different from most books about t To read the thoughts and memories of those who have lived through suffering and horrors that I cannot begin to comprehend is confronting and deeply moving This diverse selection of writings gives voice to representatives from every part of society those who were A lieutenant writes of digging through bodies that have the consistency of Camembert cheese; a sends flower seeds to her son at Front hoping that one day someone may see them grow; a tends a man back to health knowing he will be court martialled and shot as soon as he is fitIn this extraordinarily powerful and diverse selection of diaries letters and memories many of which have never been published before privates and officers seamen and airmen mun.
H what a lovely war mind set followed by the slowly building "Contrast Of Despair I "of despair I read a few collections of poetry set in ww1 but never slowly building contrast of despair I ve read a few collections of poetry set in ww1 but never many letters from such a wide range of people The collection is well thought out and satisfying to read #Students studying both Literature and History would benefit from such a collection a collection of letters with a few essays #studying both Literature and History would benefit from such a collection a collection of letters with a few essays famous writers Most of them very sad in some way of course don t know why I torture myself with this sort of thing which I can only read in small doses But it s nicely put together. N and TE Lawrence What Nascars Wildest Wrecks unites them is a desire to express something of the horror the loss the confusion and the desire to help or to protest A Broken World is an original collection of personal and defining moments that offer annprecedented insight into the Great War as it was experienced and as it was rememberedEdited by the bestselling author of Birdsong and Dr Hope Wolf this is an original and illuminating non fiction anthology of writing on the First World