Death of a Hero

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Product Details

Price
$18.00
Publisher
Penguin Group
Publish Date
Pages
344
Dimensions
5.0 X 7.7 X 0.8 inches | 0.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780143106876
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About the Author

Richard Aldington (1892-1962) was known as a translator, critic, biographer, and poet of distinction. He joined the British Army in 1916 and was wounded in 1918.

James H. Meredith, a retired United States Air Force lieutenant colonel, is the introducer of the Penguin Classics editions of Paths of Glory by Humphrey Cobb and Bombs Away by John Steinbeck.

Reviews

"[Death of a Hero] takes its place among the half dozen superb stories of the war that will not let men forget." -- The Nation

"Death of a Hero is a book impossible to ignore." -- Arnold Bennett

"This novel is an undervalued war novel treasure by a pioneering 20th-century literary figure. The quality of writing about the war should rank this novel among the classics about World War I warfare and even for all time." -- James H. Meredith