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The soldiers" tale

bearing witness to modern war

by Samuel Lynn Hynes

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by A. Lane in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Military history, Modern -- 20th century -- Sources.,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Diaries.,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Diaries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSamuel Hynes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU42 .H96 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 318 p. ;
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL987706M
      ISBN 100670865850
      LC Control Number96025842

      A Soldier's Tale is a New Zealand romantic drama film directed and produced by Larry Parr and starring Gabriel Byrne and Marianne is based on a novel by M. K. Joseph.. Cast. Gabriel Byrne as Saul; Marianne Basler as Bell; Paul Wyett as Charlie; Judge Reinhold as The Yank; Benoît Régent as Father Superior; Maurice Garrel as M. Pradier; Jacques Mathou as Woulf. The soldier’s tale is as old as war. It is told and then forgotten. There are always young men and women ardent for glory, seduced by the power to inflict violence and naive enough to die for.

      “A Soldier’s Tale” is a haunting story by M K Joseph — one you can’t forget. Superbly filmed on location in France. I guess I liked it because it was plausible: the main characters were human: the heroine was a prostitute and a traitor, and the hero was a common British soldier faced with a horrible dilemma and forced to make a very. Set against the backdrop of the Fitzwarren family curse, The Soldiers Tale is a story of one man's fight to find his place in a new world outside of the Army. Book 1 - The Psychic's Tale by Chris Quinton Book 3 - The Lord's Tale by Sue Brown.

      The Soldiers? Tale is the story of modern wars as told by the men who did the actual fighting. Hynes examines the journals, memoirs, and letters of men who fought in the two World Wars and in Vietnam, and also the wars fought against the weak and helpless in concentration camps, prisoner-of-war camps, and bombed cities. Get this from a library! The soldier's tale. [Bryan Forbes] -- In the uneasy post-war peace of occupied Germany, a British soldier is billeted to a bombed Hamburg hotel. Alex's days are spent investigating Nazi war criminals, but it is a chance meeting with a.


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The Soldiers' Tale, his book about soldiers' narratives of the two world wars and Vietnam, won a Robert F. Kennedy Award. He is also a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. From Publishers Weekly. Surveying the war writings of 20th-century Britons and Americans, Hynes (The First World War and English Culture) offers a convincing analysis Reviews: This is a perfect book for book groups to explore, and an even better one to read and re-read, taking time to ponder the moral ambiguities that underlie the tale.

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Interweaving his own reflections on war with brilliantly chosen passages 5/5(1). Directed by Larry Parr. With Gabriel Byrne, Marianne Basler, Paul Wyett, Judge Reinhold. A British soldier falls in love with a French woman wanted by the resistance for crimes against her country/10(5).

Powerful meditations on the experience of modern war. Hynes, a Marine pilot in WW II, now professor emeritus at Princeton (A War Imagined: The First World War and English Culture,etc.) uses primary sources, including the letters, memoirs, and diaries of soldiers, to identify what the experience of war is for those who actually fight it and how modern warfare has evolved.

The Soldier's Tale suffers a bit from being the middle book of the series. The history of the families, the curse, and the possibility of breaking the curse has already been explored in the previous book, and the culmination of all their efforts will happen in the end of the next book/5.

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