Paul Fussell is the author of fifteen books, including Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War and The Great War and Modern Memory, which won the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award and was named by the Modern Library as one of the twentieth century’s 100 best nonfiction books. He taught literature for many years at the University of Pennsylvania and Rutgers University. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife.
Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: Modern Library On Sale: September 13, 2005 Price: $13.95
The Boys’ Crusade is the great historian Paul Fussell’s unflinching and unforgettable account of the American infantryman’s experiences in Europe during World War II. Based in part on the author’s own experiences, it provides a stirring narrative of what the war was actually like, from the point of view of the...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Anchor On Sale: February 1, 1958 Price: $16.95
Introduction by Paul Fussell. In this soldier's story, first published in 1929 (revised in 1957), the English poet traces the monumental and universal loss of innocence that occurred as a result of the First World War. Tracing his upbringing from his solidly middle-class Victorian childhood through his entry into the war...
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