Download e-book for iPad: A Fox Under My Cloak (A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight Book by Henry Williamson

By Henry Williamson

ISBN-10: 0571273084

ISBN-13: 9780571273089

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 conflict. It follows Phillip Maddison into the nice battle, surviving within the face of terror, from the well-known Christmas Truce of 1914 to the gasoline assaults of the conflict of bathrooms the subsequent 12 months. whereas domestic in England on ailing go away Phillip obtains his fee right into a stylish regiment within which his social inadequacies make him the butt of his fellow officials' scorn. but, by myself between them, Phillip has tasted the grim fact of lifestyles, and loss of life, at the Western entrance.

'Williamson's kind is romantic, although not often sentimental, and his sensuous reaction to nature is clean and surprising.' Anthony Burgess, Ninety-Nine Novels: the easiest in English on the grounds that 1939

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