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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User Review  - Needleroozer - Goodreads

This book contains the stories of several characters in different countries, all trying to survive World War II. It was a good book, nothing earth shattering. After I finished reading it, I loaned it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kerry - Goodreads

For fiction set during WWII, this is not my favorite. I prefered Anton Myers Once and Eagle or Herman Wouk's Winds of War. Not a bad read, just not my favorite. Read full review

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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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