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The ghost road

The ghost road

Barker, Pat, 1943-

This book challenges our assumptions about relationships between the classes, doctors and patients, men and women, and men and men. It completes the author's exploration of the First World War, and is a timeless depiction of humanity in extremis

Paperback, Book. English. Historical fiction.
Published London: Penguin, 2008
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Pat Barker
ISBN: 014103095X, 9780141030951
Note: Originally published: London: Viking, 1995.
Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Physical Description: 277 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: The regeneration trilogy ; bk. 3
Subject: Rivers, W. H. R. (William Halse Rivers), 1864-1922. Fiction.; World War, 1914-1918 Fiction.; War neuroses Fiction.

Author note

Pat Barker was born in 1943. She is the author ofUnion Street, Blow your House Down, The Century's Daughter, The Man Who Wasn't There,the Regeneration Trilogy (Regeneration, The Eye in the DoorandThe Ghost Road),Another World,Border Crossing,Double Vision, and the Life Class Trilogy(Life Class, Toby's RoomandNoonday). Pat Barker lives in Durham.

Reviews

An extraordinarytour de force. I'm convinced that the trilogy will win recognition as one of the few real masterpieces of late 20th-century British fiction
Jonathan Coe