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The Backwash of War

作者 Ellen Newbold La
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 The Backwash of War:,BookExcerpt:s,carryingnolights.Inside,themancontinuedhisimprecations,buttheycouldnothearhim."Strangers!Sightseers!"hesobbedinmisery."Driv


內容簡介 Book Excerpt: s, carrying no lights. Inside, the man continued his imprecations, but they could not hear him."Strangers! Sightseers!" he sobbed in misery. "Driving a motor, when it is I who should drive the motor! Have I not conducted a Paris taxi for these past ten years? Do I not know how to drive, to manage an engine? What are they here for--France? No, only themselves! To write a book--to say what they have done--when it was safe! If it was France, there is the Foreign Legion--where they would have been welcome--to stand in the trenches as I have done! But do they enlist? Ah no! It is not safe! They take my place with the motor, and come to get me--when it is too late."Then the morphia relieving him, he slept.* * * * *In a field hospital, some ten kilometres behind the lines, Marius lay dying. For three days he had been dying and it was disturbing to the other patients. The stench of his wounds filled the air, his curses filled the ward. For Marius knew that he was dying and that he hadRead More


書名 / The Backwash of War
作者 / Ellen Newbold La
簡介 / The Backwash of War:,BookExcerpt:s,carryingnolights.Inside,themancontinuedhisimprecations,buttheycouldnothearhim."Strangers!Sightseers!"hesobbedinmisery."Driv
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9798725329346
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9798725329346
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 28.0X21.6X0.3CM
重量(g) / 167.8
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 62
裝訂 / P:平裝