Patricia O'Brien

“He had illuminated the heartbreaking cruelty of war: When men who fight become nothing, only packages of bones and blood deposited in the earth with no clarion call to memory, those they love are left without a way to make such devastating loss hold meaning.”


Patricia O'Brien, The Glory Cloak: A Novel of Louisa May Alcott and Clara Barton
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The Glory Cloak: A Novel of Louisa May Alcott and Clara Barton The Glory Cloak: A Novel of Louisa May Alcott and Clara Barton by Patricia O'Brien
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