[Epub] Those Measureless Fields By Caroline Scott – Jwdfitness.co.uk

Those Measureless Fields Captain Laurence Greene Was Gassed At Ypres He Takes Ten Years To Die With Her Fiance, Joseph, Lost In France, Effie Shaw Spends A Decade As Laurence S Cook They Share A Roof, A Sweet Tooth And A Taste For Pastoral Romances Propriety, However, Prescribes That Their Sharing End There It Is A Surprise To Effie, Then, When Laurence Bequeaths Her A Railway Ticket, The Deeds To A Tea Shop And A Declaration Of His Unspoken Love.The Terms Of Laurence S Will Require That Effie Must Travel To Ypres And Visit Her Fiance S Grave As Laurence Had Always Told It, Joseph Met His End With A Show Of Heroics But, In Carrying Out Laurence S Last Requests, And Following His Wartime Diary, Effie Is To Discover Something Shocking Joseph Wasn T Quite As Heroic As She Was Told And He Also Isn T Quite So Dead.The Stories Of Three Soldiers Connect Through Laurence S Diary As Effie Travels On, From Passchendaele To Paris, These Men Become Linked Together Once Again A Decade On From The Armistice, Is The War Really Over At All Effie Is About To Realize Just How Many Echoes And Untidy Ends 1918 Has Left Behind.

10 thoughts on “Those Measureless Fields

  1. says:

    The fragmentary form of this novel a two tiered depiction of world war 1 and its aftermath mirrors the sundering effect of those tragic times when so many individuals were left with the legacy of having to put back together again all the scattered and charred pieces of devastation the war left in its wake This is the task set for Effie the novel s heroine who, during the course of the novel, becomes a kind of paean to the regenerative female principle in life.Effie, with her wry wit, her na The fragmentary form of this novel a two tiered depiction of world war 1 and its aftermath mirrors the sundering effect of those tragic times when so many individuals were left with the legacy of having to put back together again all the scattered and charred pieces of ...

  2. says:

    This is a poignantly balanced story told in two timeframes one during the First World War in the muddy and bloody trenches and fields of France, and another, 15 years later, following that same path through France now in the process of repairing and trying somehow to forget as Effie Shaw searches for the grave of her fianc.Effie is a likeable woman loyal, kind, witty and na vely unaware of the truths of those she loved and lost, until she inherits a di...

  3. says:

    A really good read about World War 1 and its aftermath Manages to be both heartbreaking and very funny at times with the main character Effie a delightful creation.

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