Faber, 2001 - 218 pages
Robert Ross, a sensitive nineteen-year-old Canadian officer, went to war - the War to End All Wars. He found himself in the nightmare world of trench warfare; of mud and smoke, of chlorine gas and rotting corpses. In this world gone mad, Robert Ross performed a last desperate act to declare his commitment to life in the midst of death.The Wars is quite simply one of the best novels ever written about the First World War.
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Review: WarsAvis d'utilisateur - Lorraine - Goodreads
A short but heavy book about one man's experience in World War I. Horses (and animals in general) are a significant motif. I really enjoyed the narrative style, second person POV, as though the reader ... Consulter l'avis complet