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Title: Days Without End
Authors: Barry, Sebastian
Genre: Fiction
Pages: 301
Year: 2016
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Language: English
Description: Forced from his native Ireland by the deprivations of the potato famine, young Thomas McNulty throws his lot in with the American Army. With brother-in-arms John Cole in tow, these young men witness and participate in the painful birth of a nation. First it is the Indian Wars - rescuing and adopting an Indian girl as they go - and then the Civil War.

Distinguished by the beauty of its language and Thomas' narration, this novel, where brutality and compassion exist side-by-side, delivers a unique perspective of nineteenth century America.
Categories: Fiction, War theme, Culture/Ethnic/Racial, Gender Issues, Historical, Relationships, America, 2019 Titles

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