Innocence and love, courage and cowardice . . .
Heroism or cowardice? A stunning story of World War One from a master storyteller.
Told in the voice of a young soldier, the story follows 24 hours in his life at the front during World War One, and captures his memories as he looks back over his life. Full of stunningly researched detail and engrossing atmosphere, the book leads to a dramatic and moving conclusion.