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Words of endurance: Roumanian Diary

This is one of a series about memoirs, novels, and poems authored by combatants of the First World War. All page numbers shown below refer to Hans Carossa, A Roumanian Diary,┬áNew York: Alfred Knopf, 1930. Hans Carossa’s Roumanian Diary is … Continue reading

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Words of endurance: WWI writings

Introducing a new series. Justifiably or not, the First World War has a bigger reputation for the literary output of its combatants than WWII. This is not to malign any writers of the latter conflict. I have seldom read a … Continue reading

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