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Catch-22
Catch-22 Joseph Heller
Soon to be a major TV series on Channel 4 and Hulu, starring George Clooney and Hugh Laurie
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All Quiet on the Western Front
All Quiet on the Western Front Erich Maria Remarque
As the centenary of the 1918 Armistice approaches, a hardcover edition of the most famous novel to come out of World War I, drawing on the author's personal experience of trench warfare as a young conscript in the German army.
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The Seed and the Sower
The Seed and the Sower Laurens Van Der Post
This is war as experienced in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp in Java in 1942, but, above all, war as experienced in the company of the prisoners and oppressors.
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The Rules Of Perspective
The Rules Of Perspective Adam Thorpe
Sixty years on: a great novel about the end of World War II - an acclaimed, riveting and moving masterpiece.
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Mansfield
Mansfield C. K. Stead
A fictionalised account of Katherine Mansfield's life, her loves and search to write the new kind of fiction towards which she strives. A fascinating and enlightening account.
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The Plot Against America
The Plot Against America Philip Roth
'The Plot Against America is an epic built - painstakingly, passionately, near perfectly - of the small structures of the particular. A dark, human masterpiece. Roth is at the peak of his powers' The Times
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The Fearless Man
The Fearless Man Donald Pfarrer
Destined to become a classic, an excruciatingly realistic story of a marine captain as he descends into the maelstrom of infantry combat in Vietnam.
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Burma Boy
Burma Boy Biyi Bandele
An intense, moving and funny tale of African soldiers in World War II, the first novel to bring narrative light to this neglected history.
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Touch the Water, Touch the Wind
Touch the Water, Touch the Wind Amos Oz
'Beautiful and evocative' Daily Telegraph
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Day
Day A.L. Kennedy
A magnificent novel about war by one of the finest living British writers
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All Our Worldly Goods
All Our Worldly Goods Irène Némirovsky
Reads like prequel to Suite Française, but is a perfect novel in its own right - a gripping story of family life, of money and love, set against the backdrop of France in two terrible world wars.
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Landfall
Landfall Nevil Shute Norway
A classic adventure from the author of A Town Like Alice and On the Beach.
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Pastoral
Pastoral Nevil Shute Norway
A classic adventure from the author of A Town Like Alice and On the Beach.
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To The End of the Land
To The End of the Land David Grossman
From one of Israel’s most acclaimed writers comes a novel of extraordinary power about family life – the greatest human drama – and the cost of war.
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David Golder
David Golder Irène Némirovsky
Published to coincide with the Vintage paperback edition of Suite Francaise.
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The Dark Room
The Dark Room Rachel Seiffert
'An important book, a powerful commentary on the moral issues of the last century with the realisation that no one is completely blameless . . . Extraordinary' Sunday Express
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Reunion
Reunion Fred Uhlman
A beautiful gift edition of a forgotten classic – a moving novel of universal value
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The Tin Drum
The Tin Drum Günter Grass
A new translation of the landmark novel with a new foreword by the author
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Death In Danzig
Death In Danzig Stefan Chwin
Widely-regarded as one of the finest European novels of recent years: a highly topical gem of a novel.
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The Bridge On The River Kwai
The Bridge On The River Kwai Pierre Boulle
One of the truly great war stories.
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