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Siegfried Sassoon at War & at Peace

In her perceptive, exhaustively researched biography of Siegfried Sassoon, Jean Moorcroft Wilson posits that “a study of his life is a study of his age” (Siegfried Sassoon: Soldier, Poet, Lover, Friend, Overlook Duckworth, $40, 629 pp.). In fact Sassoon’s life spanned several ages. When he was...

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About the Author

Peter Quinn is the author of three novels, including The Man Who Never Returned (Overlook).