Volume thirteen of A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight. In September 1939, war with Germany casts its long shadow over the town and countryside. Phillip Maddison, now farming in East Anglia, still stubbornly believes that Hitler's chief aim is the defence of Europe against Stalin; but he is engaged in a personal war on the 'bad lands' where his farm is situated, trying to subdue mounting debts and to create a fertile yeoman holding for his family. The portrayal of his struggles, both with himself and with the land, carry total ...

A Solitary War 2011, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571279548


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A Solitary War 1999, Alan Sutton Publishing,

ISBN-13: 9780750921572


Solitary War 1966, TBS The Book Service Ltd

ISBN-13: 9780356019260