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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 50 ratings
4 / 5
Ossia One of one the majority of moving and powerful books has read and his particularly poignant interior a moment like his 100 years done of a world-wide war and the majority of some chances in a book. Sound the really good account of as the society has changed particularly partorisca women inside such the short space of time. His far more than just the history of romantic amour -His the very good observation in bereavement and a fight partorisca move on, and also remarks a process partorisca grow on, defying parental expectations, a value or no of education, travesía, nursing, university and finding value and endurance when some horrors of world-wide launches in you. You are a awesome young woman - a class that finally tried a world-wide that the women have deserved a vote and equality and could not be ignored anymore.
5 / 5
Can not comprise like this are comes any to having read this book before. Surely it is so only a class of what that my daughters grammmar the school would owe that it has promoted partorisca read behind in hte '70s? I have discovered roughly he by means of Radius of BBC the hour of 4 Woman and has been inspired partorisca read he partly been due to my estimate for Flange Brittain daughter Shirley Williams. A book has surpassed my expectations. Law more as the novel that the memoir. Each scene is described animadamente and each character looks alive. It is hard to imagine that, like this recently, attitudes to the education of the women and the women was like this vastly different that is today. I seat a lot of priviledged to having lived during this brief period of history when access to Oxford has been done easy for women by means of legislation of new equality coupled with the diagram of generous university stock exchange.
5 / 5
“The one of the youth” is the wonderful and very famous book also, like this hardly need augment of me. This in spite of, more than eighty years with which write, there is to good sure the youngest people that has not listened never of him and the oldest people those who have it increasing powder in some his shelves – the classical, admired, but any beds. It is the necessary book for any interested in a history of a big War, a centrical cataclysmic husband of a period 1910 to 1925 covered in this first hands of his autobiography. It was appreciated to has been drawn to a book for a recent film of a same name, although a film was but the pale shadow of a book, very treated and respectful, although it was. In fact to the equal that can the coverage of film, in his little more than two hours that time of touch, a vast discharge of one 600 or like this pages of this book?
A book debunks some the dud meanings have attached the battlefield dead: some traditional ideas of glorious and noble sacrifice or likes Wilfred Owen dipped it bitterly “An old Lie; Dulce and Decorates is Pro Homeland dwells”. His pacifism is not to express in any preachy or controversial way, but to a large extent for a simple saying of a history of Brittain Roland promised Leighton, his brother Edward and his two friends, talented character, all the perished in sound of World-wide war A battlefields. Ossia buttressed For his account of his service like that . (Detachment Of voluntary Help) nurses, which has comprised his harrowing experiences in a hospital of field in Étaples.
A book also details his implication with “feminism”, beginning with his fight with his father roughly when remaining to study in Oxford University and then, after a War, describing his work for the causes of several women: suffrage, a legislation of women to be have has admitted terracings and of married women to have careers.
Besides has described his long work for one Joins of Nations and gives some idea to some reasons for one the fault of this organisation. It was impressed particularly for a description of his expedition roughly 1923 by means of Central Europe, to see some disastrous effects of a War to these countries. You took an animosity among a victorious and a conquered, and an oppression of a last for a forward. This was especially apparent in a Ruhr region, where the vast number of the people of all the classes have been reduced to the state of ignominious penury and destitution. Hardly it is that it surprises that the political extremism has grown out of the this.
Last of everything, in this rich and enriching the flange rid Brittain writing fantastically, using an elegant and clear Edwardian English, sprinkled throughout with quotations of poems, no a less than that is his own.
5 / 5
Reading really interesting roughly lines forward nursing in WW1. Recognising some signs of burnout. A way or see a world is like this looked. Eg Today, the people that worry roughly prizes and ingredients of margarine all look pathetic when has has resisted so only the hand of young boys while it takes his last respite., And like the nurse that has to that break an informative to his parents. It rushes thoughts around your boss and the flange has directed to describe these thoughts have obliged.
4 / 5
Can not comprise like this the book has obtained his enormous reputation. It embroiders Brittain finds like an arrogant pretentious snob, the one who considers other people like this of the satellites of loaded to be be patronized or the treaties with the contempt likes him the house can be. The majority of autobiographies is exercises in vanities and self-justification but this wallows in of the new depths. I gave it on when his pen-promised of mate, Roland, has been murdered in WW1. His eservant' has written the paper of the weight and all can do is sneer in a man to be long-winded and writing in pencil. A very unpleasant book.
4 / 5
A fashion of tongue is like this old and good-looking but powerfully descriptive of some states of alcohols and emotion facing any the one who sees war and feels loss of amour and friends to untimely dead. A book is unsettling still all that. It is also an extraordinary idea to as world-wide changed the few years. The flange was privileged and has had any idea of of the this. She maps his travesía personal and to shows like some world-wide around lucido some same any for election or force. It is the wonderful bed. It has wanted to spend an evening with sound.
5 / 5
In the first place read this after a television adaptation perhaps done 25 years. You are one of these books have feigned to maintain for ever, but had forgotten reasons. Now, in king-the reading, is reason, and am not even half-way by means of closing. It was not published until Bordos Brittain was roughly 33, as it is looking behind to his adolescent years and a young woman was his first year of year in Oxford likes Before world-wide War has broken was. A social history transmits is fascinating, as well as an idea to some feelings of these young men and women of a time the one who there is no state has experienced never anything like such the war, any as the soldato or the member of a Detachment of Voluntary Help, which is that result , dipping his university studios on control. His brother died in a conflict, has done like this his fellow after, the one who was also his first true amour. With poetry, extracted of his newspapers and the prose written fantastically, is reading very lovely. Some reviewers has said was toil , but no for me.
4 / 5
Has read this book because although I have had reasonable knowledge of a big War has wanted to see he by means of some eyes of any those who had lived in this era. It was certainly insightful to the respect, but even more developing in the bad to be the first woman, slope and after a war. It was especially intrigued for an author agonising on committing she to pair - a esaint grail' partorisca so many generations of women, comprising my own. I me think and reassess my own life and attainments. A prose is has bitten it wordy in time - with some phenomenally long sentences - but well of the beds.
4 / 5
After reading a kindle edition, was overjoyed to find the copy of this gem among the books of my grandfather. A book has said a history of the life of an author during First world-wide War. You are the time that is by train to turn by heart living, and is the times of personal sacrifice add. We admire some men and of the women those who has struggled in a big War- in any side of a conflict, and the one who has embodied a concept to have that and honour. A poetry is the poignant memory of bolt that has not had never an occasion to live the old age. A wastefulness of the war is has underlined clearly.
4 / 5
Is the must -read. Some accounts of a First world-wide War of Brittain like the nurse, and friends, fiancé and brother to the equal that has condemned the soldate add until an almost unbearably moving still never self-indulgent historical record. One contrasts of all this with an author is sheltered and the narrow early life is also of true interest. An absence of a fifth star is reason Brittain the real personality there is not appealed mine, which imports no the jot for a prime minister 4/5 of a book but means that a last part (after a war) has done less although a rest: sooner, some chances create a necessary structure, while in a final part does not look able to separate a forest of some trees or his own personal worries of the widest subjects. Still, these subjects (social and equality of gender, adjustment among war and peace, international reports) rest of entity and the little irritation and the boredom here is the small prize to pay for the youth like this generously die and like this with the accuracy has portrait.
4 / 5
In of the places have found this book unbearably sad. It embroiders Brittain finds mine like this precocious and prickly, but has found his representation of a terrible psychological toll taken for WW1 extremely vivid.
Partly, an immediacy of a book comes from/comes from an use of poems and a lot of quotations of the papers written to and of his next friends (the next plus duquel all the death). Given an age of some authors of these papers is attacking that thoughtfully could write. Perhaps ossia the consequence of a knowledge that a potential to be killed was like this big.
Whilst A book is correctly famous so that it has to that say in a war, a book is in fact an autobiography and contains the number of pages there is poured in his walk partorisca achieve his academic potential in Oxford, his visas of strong feminists and (estaca a war) his activities with one joins of nations and his fraught tentativas partorisca prevent future conflicts.
Because of a wide row of subjects has covered of this book is highly probably that any the one who reads it will find some separates harder that goes that another, but think that this book is justifiably looked to as the classical record of a fallout of WW1.

My only worry when reading a book was roughly to the equal that was received by a man the one who she finally married to the equal that was necessary has been very difficult to learn that VB has considered a better of his generation has had all there is perished.
5 / 5
A book has been bought like the present for Navidad and has been very there is enjoyed. This in spite of a coverage forward was broken slightly in an upper and inferior and one first page or two in a fund, as it have been fallen. It is it has bitten it disappoint he so that it was fearful could have it looked as it have been bought like this-hand.. But to the equal that was the present of Saint of the secret could very really ask a recipient would like to take changed that!
5 / 5
This book is of course inevitably the bit has dated. In of the ways this is perhaps quite unfortunate of then is a lot of wordy for modern levels. But in other ways is an advantage , giving a reader the real feel for a inter-was of war. A fact that has been written in 1929-33 that opposed to, said, a sixties, is also advantageous: it averts revisionism and sensatez undue of hindsight.

A writer compares ' twenty years ago' (1913 to 1933) and certainly has had there of particular transmissions in these two decades. A Uppingham has described the day of the summer in 1914 has an ominous 'before he deluge' seat his: a unforseen well of one was, and that it was for some the good-looking epoque. And commentary some references to 'provincialism', the very dated concept now. And a (1914) the rains of November to turn a Oxfordshire streets to vase.

A book ameno house in the marked way some vain and terrible horrors of a First world-wide War and the interest of calm frames -you that like this late like 1916 a British was haughtily contemptuous of tentativas to broker peace in that was in big leaves the without sense conflict, ironically informed to as he esaint War'. His first hand-held reference to a Etaples Mutiny, still bad registered under the coverage of shame and possibly secrecy, is interesting too much.

Latterly Resulted a bit nettled with a worthy woman the one who had won 'the tragedy' and esuffering' caused to obtain the second terracing of honours of the class well in Oxford and then swanned Europe of round with his partner Winifred a lot afterwards Holtby. But ossia quite unfair. Flange Brittain was certainly idealistic, but really has seen life in an acute end.

A book contains some idiosyncracies: a curious spelling of 'negociations', for example. Or of any one having the terracing of Cheltenham. Or compraventa for clothes in Brixton (? Buxton). And the writing (Oxford) dipped to soyy ludicrous little engaged', one 'unbalanced excursion to spurious idyll' is spent of longitude quickly and any one has mentioned elsewhere.

But finally, ossia a lot that the interest read, that gives an interesting historical perspective, full of idea.
5 / 5
Has read this book a lot of years and has been rereading it lately because of a centenary of World-wide War 1. Flange Brittain is the author of prime minister of class and is able to dip the words some painful emotions of some horrors of a trench warfare in that then. His ache in his personal losses is palpable and so only his inner force and solve pulled his by means of. A same time, his life familiarised own was a lot of upper half class and his attitudes. That was of his time, show his impatience and lack of sympathetic to these members of societies that has has had to that do manually for the living and whose personal circumstances have not been like this favorecedoras as his. Be Shirley the mother of Williams was also an attractive for me to initially read a book.
5 / 5
Has bought this no because of a bond of series of the television-in (I still has not seen he) but try comprise a hinterland of Shirley Williams by means of a history of his mother.
That has found was something quite different. Any autobiography, no an autobiographical novel; more the monument. 'The a lot of daughters of first half class of WWI, some traumas (and insignificant idiocies) of war and some ideals of war to stick internationalism (has lost already for a time a book has been written). It is not material so only of primary source - is the account has considered real of the small part of a person 'in a big plus destinies of humanity'. All a lot readable, in a fashion of the writer has on spent in practical journalism more than prose 'literary'. He so that has something here for all the world-wide - and he mini-serious to look also!
5 / 5
Ossia An eye -opener for me. It is been born in a 2nd world-wide war but was too young to agree any of a trauma and the person in my family has been murdered. Have certainly does to think of a horror of some trenches - sanitation- negative to go in an upper- ache- the blood wins and is.
This book in my opinion was too much roughly Bordos Brittain feminism and any enough in his experiences of war. I ask on his report with his partner of woman, Any enough in his husband for me!!
Are trace to see some poppies in a Tower and has gone to 2 services of Armistice I so that it seats bit it poppied was inner a moment!!
5 / 5
A book is 660 pages , & like this far are less than half way by means of. It finds that a narrative is more than obliging when VB so only has said his history & quite a lot of leaves some chances speak for them. It is far less obliging, at least to the modern reader, when it interrupts with long passages of introspection, often expressed for longitude convoluted sentences, full of tortuous subordinate clauses and highfalutin tongue. In my opinion there is also far too many quotations of his newspapers and of several poems, comprising his own.

In short, can have done with some services of the good editor! But writers' do prompt, especially when writing on the, often look to fall to this cheat, and fail to distinguish adequately among that is to interest to them personally and to his familiarised and friends, and that it is to interest to a general reader that does not know a writer personally. Suspicion ossia also the thing of period - the readers have had probably the longest attention comprises 80-odd years , when had fewer distractions of time of the leisure that now. It like me read of some of VB law later, to see yes was able to 'presionar on' his fashion a bit later.

But, for all these critiques, a subject @@@subject, in VB first personal experiences, slope and after a First world-wide War, is like this absolutely obliging and universally that it interest so many to do me quite had to that spend for big a stylistic shortcomings. And there have it still one 2nd half of a book to go!
4 / 5
This book documents a life of the young daughter has on taken in some horrors of a First world-wide War. It embroiders Brittain has come from/come from the family of half class and finalising to locate to Oxford when a war has begun. It decides to volunteer like the nurse and was testifica the endless quantities to suffer and dead. One for one, his fiancé, brother and fellow better was all killed. Lose his youth and his innocence and is resulted the life-believer longitude in pacifism. It was also the enthusiastic defender of the legislations of the women. This rids is not for a faint-hearted. It is packed with detail and writing in the a bit verbose fashion, a lot is time . It is in timing like this chilling and achingly sad. The women in general have been seen likes citizen of second of class and surviving of an experience of war expósita that the person there is wanted really know, once a war had finalised. Flange Brittain was the remarkable woman and ossia the remarkable book.
5 / 5
Has bought this for the partner. I read it it does years for mine A level and cried in the each page. It is one of some the majority of moving books there is not reading never. One first world-wide war has been catastrophy a lot so only because of some alive that has been to lose but because of all a talent that died with them. A generation of writers and poets has lost for ever but never forgotten in some works have left behind.
5 / 5
Has read this book a lot of years and has has had to that the so only read again recently actuate seen a film. It do not disappoint . Such the sad time for a youth of this generation senselessly lost to a futility of war. A lot disturbing to read but the end alentador. One that satisfies last bed!
4 / 5
Fantastically Writing, breaking of heart and powerful account of an incredible lady that struggles partorisca come on hire purchase with devastating loss and some realities of pending life and with which WW1. Further of a personal autobiographical history poignant, Embroiders Brittain illuminates a lot a social history and feminist fight of a time. Fascinating And emotional.
5 / 5
To good sure one of some better books there is not reading never- extremely eloquent and tragic. A book is writing like this good and very so only describe a futility and waste of war but is also the window to a culture and seen of this period in history. It remains with me partorisca the long time.
4 / 5
A complex and a bit has dated law now, but the still value that persists by means of him - same right to an end, this in spite of has had some time when I thought 'the history is finalised now' - because on the earth is that it goes in. But of course it is not the history, is an autobiography and in this sense sees an impact of war a lot so only on Bordos Brittain, his his fellow family and next plus, but also of the world-wide and of the transmissions like her and is living by means of. A piece of entity of literature partorisca all the women and of the men,
5 / 5
The one who the tragic history. Flange Brittain history partorisca be part of a generation the one who adult entered of age in a start of a First world-wide War is for real sad. Taking fantastically one was terrible when almost the whole generation of the young men by means of Europe have died to struggle the war that a lot of them have had really very sympathetic of. Brittain The experience of a war was clearly one of anxiety, pause of heart, fear, anger and finally expects that this generation could reconstruct the fractured Europe when a war has finalised finally.
5 / 5
The good descriptions that the chairs likes alive like the young woman, intelligent by means of a First world-wide War. Like the person, has be to live with, bent to smugness in his intellectual presents. Has has had to that spent that a poetry had been written for the adolescent, no a mature woman the one who has written a book in a 30 east. I have not been convinced was the writer adds , but perhaps was quite that directs to do the living, alive independently and represent again surfacing Joins of Nations as it lecturer after a war.
4 / 5
Has bought this for the club of book of my woman. It is a lot of enthusiast roughly the majority of him. Some descriptions of some deprivations of an army in a big War is imposed before, and one takes the real to feel for as this new generation of young women has treated the life that was entirely foreign (in the each sense of a word) to them. It thinks a half section of a book bit it dulcemente, but like the whole considered it the excellent book
4 / 5
I in the first place read this book behind in 1984, some narratives of vivid registrations of the travesía of épico of Flange of sorrow, unselfish sacrifice, and his review of war of the estaca, questioning reason and like a big War has materialised, there is did not leave me never. The tears could quite easily flood joined the majority of poignant pages, has a reader peruses a tragedy to unfold, but this besmirch the message of Flange to a generation that would follow. It exposes a estaca Edwardian structure of class and his intertwined addiction in some working classes, especially in manor and houses of upper class. It marks a start of an end for one likes of Downton abbey and his gentry. They were punctual to be vanquished during an earth in the utmost numbers likes the war has eaten work viril and woman. It underlines a weakness of a estaca again formed Joins of war of Nations, and predicts enough with accuracy an increase to power of Tercero Reich. Without his is for the plant it big plus of education, is doubtful if another woman could have registered a savagery of a big War, sadly was in a right place a wrong time.
4 / 5
Has loved also he - no only of entity. Fantastically Writing, full of the data of essential detail a period. Highly, highly recommended - as the very very read and no only for historical reasons.
4 / 5
Has looked a version of film of Flange Britton of Youth a lot the time is my absolute goes to film. It can not expect read a real memoir. I have read this two times on and every time find something new in him. It has to that individual to read such detail and writes like this eloquently of the time when all was like this uncertain. It shares my books with another but this one will be to maintain.
5 / 5
A wonderful book, both fascinating and emotional. An idea of entity to the part of history and an impact of war in some lives of all the people. A writing is excellent, intelligent, warm and full of the personnel that comprises of a world-wide to the equal that was in a first half of one 1900 east.
4 / 5
It seats it was that it imports partorisca read this autobiography been due to some 100 anniversaries of years. It is the good book especially of then is the author has lived this a lot poignant time. Sometimes his sentences are terribly long and lose an edge half way by means of. I have it almost it has finalised it to read the. I have enjoyed to read a time so only before and then during a real war. It is the classical that always would owe that be read yes is possible.
5 / 5
A heart rending account of a suffering caused for First world-wide War. A better autobiography at present available and among a better never.
4 / 5
A thorough writing of a futility of war, an ache of these left behind and a fight of an intelligent young woman to have his voice listened in the male-the world has directed closed in his Edwardian spent. It deserves to be read for politician the one who slightly sends young men the war without considering some consequences and for modern women those who look hardly to recognise that his 'liberty' has been bought so only by means of a determination of a to a large extent forgotten generation that quell'has been Bordos Brittain this. A classical.
4 / 5
Embroiders Brittain has registered and has shared a time incredibly last in his life and if that has affected a country and world. It is the very hard read, long and depressing throughout. I left more learnt of this time in history and empathetic of these indiduals the one who there has been a misfortune to experience this first hand.
5 / 5
The time when a WW1 has been commemorated has found this reserves the useful idea to live by means of this tragic time.
Embroiders Brittain has lost the strongly next friends and the beloved brother. His deaths were the terrible swipe and has impacted strongly to touch.
The times have found a heavy book that goes he so that it is very directed on she and his feelings. This in spite of, on everything, is well, if the little long.
5 / 5
Has taken hooked in a storyline with which Episode one of a series in television. It can not comprise/listen a like this ordered dialogue a book. Shining, seated and read a whole book on two days, could do not dipping down. Shining.
5 / 5
Found it that it interest to listen of any the one who like the women have been in that then in his own feet
5 / 5
This continuous book in mine upper shelf, for one that causes thought and heartfelt way ameno the life that bad to live by means of a turbulent time that directs until and during a first world-wide war. Some effects to devastate of war, a pointless loss of bolt .. I last the comprehend likes Bordos Brittain and his contemporaries the must has felt as they have looked some world-wide rigging to repeat a tragedy with an explosion of world-wide war two.
Was the engreído pacifist first to read this even more so much.
Unfortunately this book is still like this pertinent as never.
A book also offers the idea adds to a never appropriate conflict for women roughly laws and balance of life familiarised.
L Hudson
5 / 5
That it can say it!! Brilliantly writing and mould. Has has wanted to this . Looked the for my account and was the joy to be able to concentrate in a feeling and wonderful determination of Flange. Highly recommend. It has bought a book like the consequence for the king-read
4 / 5
still am reading this book and really enjoying it. It is the good time to read he with a recent anniversary of a First world-wide War.
4 / 5
One inspiring account of a futility of war , stray personnel and an apparition and recognition of womens right. A power of a prose and the verses in this book paint the clear picture of some forces and resilience of an alcohol and a force of behaviour of an intellect
4 / 5
Read and king-read, this does not fail never partorisca move. Because VB is resulted such the determinate pacifist, and because WW1 still pursues Big Bretagna this in spite of there is now any survivor partorisca say his histories.
5 / 5
Readable and informative. It gives an excellent picture of an impact of a First world-wide War and his legacy.
5 / 5
The book along-I would have liked me the picture of Flange and another around sound-the certainly opens your alcohol to some hardships and horror before and during
the first world-wide war. Send the copy to Putin and all another world is an eye the to .
4 / 5
Partorisca Be sincere, has purchased a 'Will of Youth' book like the book of studio partorisca mine An examination of level of English Literature, he expecting be (well leaves dipped the amiably) any one really my type of book. This in spite of, as I have begun partorisca read, I immediately found that this was the book that is cost a bed. It is a lot emotional and leaves a reader to entirely empathise with a character of Flange Brittain. This in spite of, a fact that ossia entirely true and is a real autobiography of sufferer Brittain, a book even more in amazing. Totally recommend it to any any one the TRUE history of amour, war and terrible loss. It is like this although I have finalised my examinations and still is reading! Of Youth: An Autobiographical Studio of some Years 1900-1925 (Virago classical no-fiction)
4 / 5
Like the student of history was always conscious state of this autobiography but never taken around when reading. Like this now in 2014 cientos years after a start of some chances Embroiders Brittain has found embroiled in the decided has been now of law the.
Was poetic tragic alentador, all these in a.
Gives an idea to a life of the young of woman of half class in time of war.
Loses so much but never faith in his.
A constant quality of a prose was something concealed has driven an on and on.
Can comprise reason has been a test of time, would like me has fulfilled this person.
4 / 5
Has read this book a lot of years and has been moved by him then. Rey - Reading it there is king- has applied my opinions and of the feelings. I have not seen a film still. Attended a justice of book and a lot sentimentalize this horrendous time in our history. If it is not already, then it was necessary to be comprised in a curriculum of some levels of English Literature.
5 / 5
A classical. It recommends to the each reader. Much more that it interest and astounding that it could you to it think.
4 / 5
This book has taken the plot partorisca take to. So only it avenges alive when a First world-wide War has begun, strong history of then on until after a war, then goes to politician to the equal that for any one is writing is difficult of the interesting . I know it is the true history and a half bit in fact can feel how is there is emotional, but a politics overshadows a history
5 / 5
is a lot a lot of writing in the fashion that is much more modern that a date of publication would suggest.
Give the really good idea to the that one First world-wide War was roughly partorisca some people those who has lived by means of him or died in him; it is the powerful analysis of reason the pacifism is a right response but immensely difficult to dip the action. All the world would owe that read the. Any one thinking partorisca join some armed forces are due to very sure read the.

Top Customer Reviews: Reflections in a ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 19 ratings
4 / 5
A title intrigued me. I have read quickly like the book is an easy bed. I any t likes any of some characters, but required partorisca know an end, which in fact has not surprised . No the book would maintain in my library and I have any desire to read more than a work of authors.
4 / 5
Recommended. Before it is time , his hard to believe this book has been written for any like this young. John Huston the film follows closely follows a text.
4 / 5
Has bought like the present, looks partorisca cost the beds.
4 / 5
A wonderful book, fantastically written with believable characters. I have read he in a seating.
5 / 5
I amour Carson McCullers, has read the majority of his books and this a there is not disappointed me neither. Excellent read
4 / 5
has Listened in this book in Radio 4 AGood has Read. I have not been disappointed- is an excellent read.
4 / 5
To good sure one odd little history and in his way quite gripping. Some good-looking descriptions of people and places. Odd this in spite of.
5 / 5
Ossia The sensual and mythical novel written by the writer in his @@@zenith, some subjects are woven subtly like the edge has gilded throughout. There is so that has has gilded images, but is done like this like this any to distract. Reading this was that annoying the time like this of the characters are exposed painfully his reality as well as each one which so another and McCullers written with such frankness, included although his voice like the writers is always warm and poetic, really said likes is!

Creates McCullers the alchemy tried with this work (and had sucedido), some grotescos characters glittered with promise and fascinated me so that I have maintained to read, and ossia all because of McCullers' managing of them, as really they are unpleasant characters . Still, I have found some characters beguiling and vivid. They are hard and the colds like this of the ones of has turned them the statues of metal, and is all has captured. This in spite of can see a reflection of something buries in them in some external behaviours.

McCuller Measured' the touch extends to readers also reasons are also distracted for these reflections of capacities that prpers has. But like in a myth of Measures one has to that ask where some characters and in the like this the readers will take our nourishment with all some descriptions 'gilded' famous of drink and golden lunches in this book, McCullers was conscious the one who bondadoso of the literary banquet is by train to offer in the golden imitation of life. The reading can be the charmed been that offered to dangerous nostalgia for the lives do not live never. There is also this dangerous nostalgia obsesses in stray or has denied the occasions like this of the characters do in this book. Tentativas To recapturen or comprise the joy is fool gold, distracts of a moment gilded real.

According to that class of to the books usually like and that expect the novel to give you, has of the casualidad that a lot of readers a lot like this book and will find it depressing and disturbing. Ossia The mythical class of history, has the golden veneer with a sensual writing, warm, but some characters are hard to want to so that it is egoistic, spiteful and ignorant. If it try to take the bite out of this apple Measured of the the calm novel could no the like me the one who cold and exasperated a history is, in spite of all a golden gorgeousness of a writing, reflects that it is ugly in everything of knots.
4 / 5
Wonderful book ; I have arrived in Carson McCullers because it was enamoured wiht Annemarie Schwarzenbach to that a book is consecrated.
4 / 5
Elderly Greek work in a @@@1940s deep america. A Aristotelician the unit of place is respected: the military camp. And of some first sentences, knows that the murder will be committed . ' It has been committed'. A sacrifice. This young man, his only pleasure : in increasing horses, in of the skins, in of the solitary places. It is no a brother of Hippolytus of Phaedra (Seneca, Tejanos Root) ? Inocencio. Almost the young girl or the sweet silent animal. It discovers, for casualidad, a fascinating like to look in the blossoming woman , and so only concealed. So only a beauty of this reflection in his own eyes. Unfortunately, a husband of a woman, that annoying among homosexuality and heterosexuality, among life and dead, has has received also a irreparable accident. So only the glimpse: reflected in his own eyes of the gorgeous the animal of half man meso that locates the horse, in of the skins, under a unbearably wonderful light.... Together with the dead boy... Died of needs of the death. Ossia Also like some advances of ancient Greek tragedy.
Can not resist to give you the pocolos extracted of like this is aceso all a start of a book.

'(Some leave): in the late autumn was flaming gold- (the soldato young):' his round sunburned expensive (...) His hair dips brown(...).In his eyes that was the curious blend of amber and brown.(...)'-
(A captain' the trace of woman a) 'brown stallion'- (His house is surrounded) for crubs oaks '- A captain has spent the coverage of gold (..), you Are dressed in persimmon shorts(...)And the jacket of suede'- (His woman) 'has spent his hair of right bronze'- (any taken) 'a pint bounce of rye, the whisky jigger'- 'the sun of late autumn has dipped the radiant haze in a new sodded herb of winter of a gram and still in a forest, a sun shone by means of places where some leaves has not been dense, to do fiery golden models in some earths'- 'the heaven fill with the pale, the light sold , yellow'- (the suceden) 'touched he the cup of tea' (...)' There is the 'brilliant career'- (the suceden' woman) 'has taken the ham the sprinkled a cup with bread and crumbs of brown sugar'- ' the fire has been dipped in some thankful'- 'first of a brilliant gold and orange light of a fire his organism was glorious'- 'a breeze has blown and lifted the free edge of his hair of bronze'- 'the house brightly lit(...) It maintain the decanter of old strong brandy'....

Luz golden and golden. Everywhere. So only read the one who real and (any like this like this-called) masterpiece to read and read again. But almost all the world knows concealed.
5 / 5
A writer adds and an extraordinary evocation. Law this book!
4 / 5
Carson McCullers Was always he expositor well of Of the sud Gothic, and although we think of the his when being quite popular his day has to that be admitted that this short novel character is gone in partorisca to plot of descriptions and bad press. A reason partorisca east is perhaps the paste has bitten hostel too afterwards for some.

Taking place in a base of the army in Sud Deep is to say in a first paragraph some identities of some main characters and that the murder spends. Perhaps something that some can find dipped, but go with him, reason to arrive to this point does not know the one who will be killed or reason, and no until right on prójimo an end in fact knows. A novel of crime in reverse in the way with a murder that comes like final, although it is an only crime has read of?

In a main then some centres of history on two married agents, living next door to the each one like this another with his women, and the private those who looks on. To the dysfunction touches the function of entity here to the equal that would expect of this gender, and have cuckoldry, obsession and open adultery. There is creepiness with an element last like this also see stalking come to game.

Are really adds that interior like this few pages McCullers directs to transmit characters really complex and his actions whilst in that resist you enthralled. This novel was controversial at the same time was before serialised and then published to the equal that develops feelings and of the homosexual desires and has the strong erotic atmosphere throughout. It has felt that a character of Alison Langdon in many respects have been based to an author she.

An interesting bed, and one that has no delved to still the number of years have been surprised that of this I agreed to like king-read the again. A lot of authors would take two or three times a period in saying this history, which aims some skills of Carson in his brevity.
4 / 5
Very atmospheric film which is quite true to Carson Mc Cullers novel. Marlon Soft Is glorious like solitary , brooding and sexually agent of ambivalent army the one who the obsessed results for a youngster enlisted man. Elizabeth Taylor, touches a part of his ardent, unruly and unfaithful woman.
5 / 5
A setting of this book brilliantly writing is a estaca of army.

Has several protagonists in this history.

Has Williams Private, the one who maintains his and behaves, mostly, or at least at the beginning, in an exemplary fashion. There is not never touched of good terracing, looked in, or spoken to the female of then have 8 years .

Has Captain Pendleton, the one who is something “ of the wise person” but has “some sad followers to result enamoured of the lovers of his woman. It is also the bit of the kleptomaniac.

Pendleton Woman, Leonora, is the little feeble “-the woman” has imported , sensual the one who “could not have multiplied 12 for 13” and has difficulty in writing the simple paper.

His present lover is that it Imports Morris Langdon, no the sympathetic character, whose woman, Alison, is in poor health.

Alison HAS the wonderfully empathic and solicitous Philippine the created has called Anacleto, the one who is quite special and artistic; it loves ballet, products and colours of waters of classical music.

The horse of Leonora, Firebird, also touches the function key.

Williams has deprived result infatuated with Leonora, and begins to enter his house at night and chair silently for his bed that looked in sound.

Captain Penderton has several meetings with Williams have deprived and develops an obsessive aversion for him the one who turns to the class of amour.

This subject of odd, unrequited the amour echoes that in a Ballad of a Sad Café, the book he late the plus of Carson is.

I characters to be of Carson expósito so only and brilliantly delineated. Ossia Another of an author masterpieces.

P.D. I see other descriptions that a book has been filmatized starring Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Soft.
5 / 5
A barracks in peace-the time is a setting . Supposition (any period to time specified) this is to dip in a @@@1900s, first of a First world-wide War. But reason ossia an American city and am informing in a book, no a film (which has bombed in an office of boxes) can not be more concrete.

Some the main characters are Captain Penderton and his woman Leonora, and his lover that Imports Morris Langdon those who is married to Alison. It is a overheated to history likes Penderton the results got obsessed with a enlisted man, Private Ellgee Williams and a undertones of the homosexuality is emphasised for Williams' causing habit to locate some horses while it is in of the skins. Ossia The short book 125 pp., But it has to that character for a beauty of a writing. McCullers Leave a lot of things unspoken, but an atmosphere is sultry. While Ellgee Enters a house of Captain Penderton and clocks Leonora that sleep. This law of voyeurism has implications, but is not done to.

Has the scene to finalise in the Ellgee is taken and a final violence is perpetrated. There is echoes in this book of A Member of a Pair, his prime minister and pound more beloved, when the young daughter imagines that it form part of a service of pair and included go was with a young pair. In this book, this in spite of, is young Ellgee, the one who has been fed all the classes of ugly atrocity in a corrupt character of women, whose ardent character is tradduced.

Ossia Sensuality and violence in this novel, but in the heart is sad, if any mordant. In some ways was missing of agency, because of a lack of fulfilment in a emptiness of these rich lives that remain unfulfilled.
5 / 5
Carson McCullers' novel (Writes in 1941) has to that strangely scarce effect to look the quantity to far more than a sum of his parts. Ossia The majority of original of the authors is able (in the little in cientos pages) to conjure on this enthralling, world-wide fashionable sleep of repressed (hetero- and homo-) sexuality and desire, dipped in some formal, authoritative surrounds of the base of American army Of the sud is at all less than the remarkable tarpaulin. It is a class to read ossia (for me, at least) deceptive in his encroaching can, profundity and sense of tragedy, adapting to the respect of (oddly quite) One Adds Gatsby – an of mine all-time favourite novels – and, whilst a lot enough in the pair with Fitzgerald masterpiece, McCuller simple, but hypnotic, that writes the fashion is the joy to behold. It is also an author qualified to conjure on like this effectively and compellingly his 'mondo imaginary' these insiemi a novel way on a cinematic adaptation much less has achieved that crash Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Soft.
4 / 5
If ossia to a territory still likes him the existentialism, which surfaced has Occupied Parigi to the equal that write, Carson McCullers according to novel there is a lot in common with Stefan Zweig Beware of Harm and Joseph Roth is A Radetzky Leaves, these agonised histories of decay and psychological unrest in pre-WW1 Austria. Like these histories, his setting is the provincial military base in peacetime which, by means of numbing routine and the lack of stimulations, generates the atmosphere of hot house for these stationed there. And in spite of the surface cheerfulness, his characters are deeply unhappy people: in spite of a habladuría constant, there is almost any communication among them.

Carson McCullers Law with six characters, any especially perceptive or intelligent people, all that feels this life left them down. And, when put near, this character relentlessly walk each one which so another on a wall, deliberately touching in each another is nerves . Quickly we learn he unspoken tragedies behind the everything: like a death of a boy of boy the one who does not speak roughly. Unconfronted Scars to hurt this history.

Tennessee Williams has rented to to this 1941 book highly likes him the work of the artist adds. It is an evaluation is in accordance with. Williams included felt these laws have fulfilled astonishingly was the text of core in forming an Of the sud Gothic ( chairs at the side William Faulkner and Flannery O'Connor) reasons a book mixes around this intuition, this sense of 'an underlying dreadfulness in modern experience.' Then add to a psychological depth of a book, a quality of a prose. Each one that like this of McCullers the economic sentences is the marvel of concision - the precisely cut bone this is uniquely state shaped to empty in his place. A writing is so only like this deft, like this tasty.

A for real wonderful novel. Ossia Literature in an a lot of row forward.
4 / 5
This short novel, like an author is achieved more 'A Heart is the Solitary Hunter ', is in loneliness and has has failed reports. Place in the base of Army of the the USA the Georgia, the captain looks for to ignore a @@subject that is going among his woman and the one of entity, while one of slides of entity of woman the ailing health. A captain is repressed design of homosexuality to the amour-report of hate with the soldato, the one who has got obsessed with a horse captain-fond woman.
If these sounds have complicated is managed in such the way as to be easy to read, this in spite of certainly has the plot of the subjects has covered here, subjects concealed is obviously close to the heart of an author. Besides homosexuality, loneliness and the enamoured failure, she also touches in voyeurism and exceeded religious. McCullers peaked A lot prompt in his life, in 23, battled ailing-health and died in 50. His writing aims an amazing intelligence and the differential fashion, although I think that that this book could be better state was developed further to the equal that have found some characters the little superficial. I have not concerned me a lot that has spent to them.
4 / 5
Material excellent. I think that that a writer was at the head of his time. I love odd histories in odd people.