Gone to soldiers: a novel

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Summit Books, 1987 - Fiction - 703 pages
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During the Second World War, ten extraordinary people win and lose their fierce, passionate private and public battles, in foxholes, in concentration camps, on the home front, or with partisans

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I like her writing style. - Goodreads
This novel is a masterpiece of the craft of writing. - Goodreads
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Marge Piercy is my writing idol. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

This is a good book. Probably better than the 3 rating I gave it. Probably not as good as the ridiculously high cumulative response. The skinny here is that this is a story about a variety of peoples ... Read full review

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Great book! It helped me to understand the WWII generation and what they went through. Read full review

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An Old China Hand
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In Pursuit of the Adolescent Universal
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Copyright

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Marge Piercy - GONE TO SOLDIERS
Sweeping across the globe from the United States to Europe, from the North African campaign to New Zealand, from Japan to Palestine, GONE TO SOLDIERS ...
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GONE TO SOLDIERS By Marge Piercy. 703 pp. New York: Summit Books. ... I very much admire the ambition and heart of ''Gone to Soldiers,'' an enormous, ...
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Marge Piercy: Gone to Soldiers - Menschen im Krieg
Marge Piercy erzählt in Gone to Soldiers – Menschen im Krieg vom Leben in den Jahren 1940 bis 1945. Zehn Menschen erleben den Zweiten Weltkrieg: Männer, ...
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WISDOM & WEALTH: The great education hoax - NI 180 - Reviews
Gone to Soldiers however, is a book of dismaying sentimentality in which Piercy seems to have succumbed to enticing absolutes: heroism or cowardice; ...
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Goodreads | Sex Wars: A Novel of Gilded Age New York
In the tradition of her bestselling World War II epic Gone to Soldiers, Marge Piercy once again re-creates a turbulent period in American history and ...
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Meri-Jane Rochelson - Women's Holocaust Writing: Memory and ...
Marge Piercy's Gone to Soldiers incorporates "refugee interview, diary, ... At one point Kremer reproduces a passage from Gone to Soldiers next to its ...
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Jewish Women and the Feminist Revolution (Jewish Women's Archive)
“The housing project at Drancy” and “Black Mountain” are from a sequence of poems I wrote when researching Gone to Soldiers in Europe. ...
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About the author (1987)

Poet and novelist Marge Piercy was born in Detroit, Michigan on March 31, 1936. She received a B. A. from the University of Michigan and an M. A. from Northwestern. She is involved in the Jewish renewal and political work and was part of the civil rights movement. She won the Arthur C. Clarke award. Besides writing her own novles and collections of poetry, she has collaborated with her husband Ira Wood on a play, The Last White Class, and a novel, Storm Tide. In 1997, they founded a small literary publishing company called the Leapfrog Press. She currently lives in Cape Cod.

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