War Talk

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Penguin, 2005 - World War, 1914-1918 - 57 pages
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Taken from Pat Barker's celebrated Regeneration, War Talk charts two encounters in a time of war - the developing friendship of Wilfed Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, and the unexpected romance of Billy Prior and Sarah Lumb.

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Review: War talk (Pocket Penguin 70s #67)

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An extract from Regeneration part of Pat Barker's trilogy that culminated in the Booker Prize-winning The Ghost Road gives a good account of the brutality of the Great War. A good advert to make me look into reading the whole trilogy. Read full review

Review: War talk (Pocket Penguin 70s #67)

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Using a hospital as a backdrop this excerpt from Barker's book called 'Regeneration' focuses on the first few meaning of the great war poets Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon. This short (its one of ... Read full review

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Pat Barker's most recent novel is Another World (FSG, 1999). She is also the author of the highly acclaimed Regeneration trilogy: Regeneration; The Eye in the Door, winner of the 1993 Guardian Fiction Prize; and The Ghost Road, winner of the 1996 Booker Prize. She lives in England.

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