A Beckoning War

A Beckoning War

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Captain Jim McFarlane, a Canadian infantry officer, is coming apart at the seams. It's September 1944, in Italy, and the allied armies are closing in on the retreating Axis powers. Exhausted and lost, Jim tries to command his combat company under fire, while waiting desperately for letters from his wife Marianne. Joining the army not out of some admirable patriotic sentiments but rather because of his own failings and restlessness, he finds himself fighting in a war that is far from glorious.
Publisher: Montréal, Québec : Baraka Books, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781771860680
Branch Call Number: FIC
Characteristics: 329 pages ; 22 cm


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