Joshua's Reviews > The Mint

The Mint by T.E. Lawrence
Rate this book
Clear rating

's review
Jan 25, 2009

it was amazing
Read in March, 2009

Lawrence shares honest, insightful experiences during his time in the RAF recruit depot relating to responsibility, command, fear & happiness. L discusses deep, difficult problems in a setting designed to be ridiculous and nonsensical. The generalities of life in a recruit depot, and military life in general, must largely remain static, even over centuries as the specifics change. I enjoyed his thoughts connecting a specific anecdote to a very broad, common concept.

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Mint.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.