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The yellow birds

作者: Kevin Powers
出版商: London : Sceptre, 2012.
版本/格式:   打印圖書 : 小說 : 英語所有版本和格式的總覽
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The war tried to kill us in the spring," begins this breathtaking account of friendship and loss. In Al Tafar, Iraq, twenty-one-year old Private Bartle and eighteen-year-old Private Murphy cling to life as their platoon launches a bloody battle for the city. In the endless days that follow, the two young soldiers do everything to protect each other from the forces that press in on every side: the insurgents,  再讀一些...
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類型/形式: War stories
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資料類型: 小說
文件類型 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Kevin Powers
ISBN: 9781444756135 1444756133 9781444756128 1444756125 9781444765434 1444765434 9781444756142 1444756141
OCLC系統控制編碼: 810097980
獎賞: Winner of Guardian First Book Award 2012
描述: 230 pages ; 22 cm
責任: Kevin Powers.

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An unforgettable depiction of the psychological impact of war, by a young Iraq veteran and poet, The Yellow Birds is already being hailed as a modern classic.  再讀一些...

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Remarkable for its intensity of both feeling and expression. In this book about death, every line is a defiant assertion of the power of beauty to revivify, whether beauty shows itself in nature or 再讀一些...

 
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