Siegfried Sassoon: A Life
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Siegfried Sassoon: A Life

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Siegfried Sassoon was born in 1886 in Kent, and began writing verses as a boy. While a brave young officer, he confronted the terrible realities of the First World War on the battlefield, in verse, and, finally, by announcing his opposition to the war in 1917, showing that physical courage could exist alongside humanity and sensibility.

In 1918, Sassoon found himself one of...more
Hardcover, 656 pages
Published December 13th 2005 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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