Peregrine Acland,Ford Madox Ford,Brian Busby,James R.'s All Else Is Folly: A Tale of War and Passion (Voyageur PDF

By Peregrine Acland,Ford Madox Ford,Brian Busby,James R. Calhoun

ISBN-10: 1459704231

ISBN-13: 9781459704237

One of Canada’s so much painful and breathtaking photographs of a soldier’s lifestyles in the course of the First international warfare.

Peregrine Acland’s novel All Else Is Folly is an irreplaceable depiction of the Canadian event within the First international struggle. greater than only a devastating portrayal of the terrors and hardships of trench battle, the unconventional can be a profound meditation at the nature of guy, one who attracts on either the Nietzschean inspiration of guy as warrior and Havelock Ellis’s suggestion of guy as lover. Subtitled "a story of warfare and passion," the radical used to be whatever of a bestseller in its time and drew major severe compliment. Canadian leading Minister Sir Robert Borden remarked: "No extra shiny photo has been painted of what warfare intended to the common soldier."

initially released in 1929, Acland’s battle tale had transatlantic luck, with versions released lower than the Constable imprint in England, and via Coward-McCann and Grosset & Dunlap within the usa. The Canadian version released by means of McClelland & Stewart loved 3 printings. This re-creation marks a go back to print after greater than 8 a long time.

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