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A beckoning war, Matthew Murphy. A Beckoning War

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A beckoning war
Title
A beckoning war
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Murphy. A Beckoning War
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Language
eng
Summary
"Captain Jim McFarlane, a Canadian infantry officer, is coming apart at the seams. It's September 1944, in Italy, and the allied armies are closing in on the retreating Axis powers. Exhausted and lost, Jim tries to command his combat company under fire, while waiting desperately for letters from his wife Marianne. Joining the army not out of some admirable patriotic sentiments but rather because of his own failings and restlessness, he finds himself fighting in a war that is far from glorious. Murphy has brilliantly captured our ambiguous relationship to war."--
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Murphy, Matthew
Dewey number
813.6
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9199.4
Literary form
fiction
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Italy
Label
A beckoning war, Matthew Murphy. A Beckoning War
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn936006195
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
329 pages
Isbn
9781771860680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)936006195
Label
A beckoning war, Matthew Murphy. A Beckoning War
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn936006195
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
329 pages
Isbn
9781771860680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)936006195

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