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By Sebastian Barry

ISBN-10: 0143035096

ISBN-13: 9780143035091

ISBN-10: 0670033804

ISBN-13: 9780670033805

Praised as a “master storyteller” (The Wall road Journal) and hailed for his “flawless use of language” (Boston Herald), Irish writer and playwright Sebastian Barry has created a strong new novel approximately divided loyalties and the realities of war.

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In 1914, Willie Dunne, slightly eighteen years previous, leaves in the back of Dublin, his kinfolk, and the lady he plans to marry so as to enlist within the Allied forces and face the Germans at the Western entrance. as soon as there, he encounters a horror of violence and gore he couldn't have imagined and sustains his spirit with merely the phrases at the pages from domestic and the camaraderie of the mud-covered Irish boys who struggle and die via his side.  Dimly conscious of the political tensions that experience grown in eire in his absence, Willie returns on depart to discover a global cut up and ravaged by means of forces in the direction of domestic. regardless of the relaxation he reveals together with his family members, he understands he needs to rejoin his regiment and struggle until eventually the top. With grace and tool, Sebastian Barry vividly renders Willie’s own fight in addition to the overpowering effects of war.

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