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  • Author: Pat Barker
  • Catalogue No: 4980
  • Rating:
    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
  • Publisher: Penguin


1st in trilogy. In Craiglockhart War Hospital psychiatrist William Rivers is treating shell-shocked soldiers, including Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen. His job is to restore them to health so that they can return to the Front but as he gets closer to mending their minds, so the decision to return them to the horrors of war becomes harder.