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Rules for Old Men Waiting

Rules for Old Men Waiting( )
Author: Pouncey, Peter R.
ISBN:978-0-7011-7811-6
Publication Date:Jun 2005
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Imprint:Vintage
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $39.95
Book Description:

A small masterpiece with a vast canvas - three major wars of the twentieth century, no less - and a strong emotional charge, this is a taut, moving novel about old men, young men and war, about memory and imagination and the gap between. Old man MacIver, military historian and one-time centre for Scotland's rugby team ('quite quick in his day'), recently widowed, has holed up in his holiday home. He makes rules to 'stop the rot', as he and his house crumble away - what he must burn,...
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Book Details
Pages:224
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Psychological
Fiction / War & Military
Fiction / Historical / World War I
Fiction / Historical / World War Ii
Fiction / Women
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.3 x 22.3 x 2 cm
Book Weight:0.351 Kilograms



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