By Henry Williamson
A Fox less than My Cloak (1954) was once the 5th access in Henry Williamson's fifteen-volume A Chronicle of historic Sunlight spanning the years from the overdue Victorian interval to the second one international battle. It follows Phillip Maddison into the good conflict, surviving within the face of terror, from the recognized Christmas Truce of 1914 to the gasoline assaults of the conflict of bathrooms the next yr. whereas domestic in England on in poor health depart Phillip obtains his fee right into a stylish regiment during which his social inadequacies make him the butt of his fellow officials' scorn. but, on my own between them, Phillip has tasted the awful truth of lifestyles, and loss of life, at the Western entrance.
'Williamson's sort is romantic, although infrequently sentimental, and his sensuous reaction to nature is clean and surprising.' Anthony Burgess, Ninety-Nine Novels: the easiest in English considering 1939
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