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A Soldier of the Great War
A Soldier of the Great War Mark Helprin 0380715899 9780380715893 On his, last long walk, septuagenarian war hero, deserter, and professor Alessandro Giuliani shares his past with an illiterate young factory worker -- spinning a remarkable tale of hea
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A Soldier of the Great War by Mark Helprin

On his, last long walk, septuagenarian war hero, deserter, and professor Alessandro Giuliani shares his past with an illiterate young factory worker -- spinning a remarkable tale of heart-stopping escapes, of loves unrequited and won, of madmen, dwarfs, and mafiosi. But overshadowing all is hismost miraculous and terrible adventure, the Great War -- a surreal parade of horrors that devastated and defined Alessandro, yet enabled him to experience fully the magic and beauty of the absurd human comedy called life.<P>From Mark Helprin bestselling author of Winters Tale and Memoir from Antproof Case, comes a magnificent epic adventure in which the hero reckons with love, loss, beauty, honor; and mortality.

Author: Mark Helprin

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 736

Publisher: Avon Books

Publication Date: 1992-05-01

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ISBN: 0380715899


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