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READ & DOWNLOAD A Broken World 108 Ý ✸ [BOOKS] ✬ A Broken World By Sebastian Faulks ❂ – Gym-apparel.co.uk A lieutenant writes of digging through bodies that have the consistency of Camembert cheese; a mother sends flower seeds to her son at the Front hoping that one day someone may see them grow; a nurse A lieutenant writes of dAnd airmen munitions workers and mothers nurses and pacifists prisoners of war and conscientious objectors appear alongside each other The war involved people from so many different backgrounds and countries and included here are among others British German Russian and Indian voices Alongside testament from the many ordinary people whose lives were transformed by the events ofthere are extracts from names that have become synonymous with the war such as Siegfried Sas. To read the thoughts reflections and memories of those who have lived through suffering and horrors that I cannot begin to comprehend is confronting and deeply moving This diverse selection of writings gives voice to representatives from every part of British society those who were part of the armed forces those they left behind nurses relief workers prisoners of war pacifists as well as from other countries affected by the Great War They speak for all those who arewere unable to find words to express what they experienced “My heart is so stunned I don’t know whether it is broken or not” Private Frank Cocker 1915

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A lieutenant writes of digging through bodies that have the consistency of Camembert cheese a mother sends flower seeds to her son at the A Broken eBook #196 Front hoping that one day someone may see them grow a nurse tends a man back to health knowing he will be court martialled and shot as soon as he is fitIn this extraordinarily powerful and diverse selection of diaries letters and memories many of which have never been published before privates and officers seamen. This anthology has some poignant letters diary entries and written accounts from both soldiers and civilians who were affected by the events of World War 1 As Sebastian Faulks writes in the introduction “a century later it is still hard to appreciate the scale of what happened or to make sense of it”

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A Broken WorldSoon and TE Lawrence What unites them is a desire to express something of the horror the loss the confusion and the desire to help or to protest A Broken World is an original collection of personal and defining moments that offer an unprecedented insight into the Great War as it was experienced and as it was rememberedEdited by the bestselling author of Birdsong and Dr Hope Wolf this is an original and illuminating non fiction anthology of writing on the First World W. PoignantStraying from his usual fiction Sebastian Faulks has worked with Hope Wolf to produce an anthology that beautifully portrays the different aspects of the Great War from a variety of those involvedSo different from most books about t