Parade's End

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Jan 3, 2012 - Fiction - 761 pages
12 Reviews
This monumental novel, divided into four separate books, celebrates the end of an era, the irrevocable destruction of the comfortable, predictable society that vanished during World War I.


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Parade's End

User Review  - Edwin B. Burgess, Margaret Heilbrun - Book Verdict

Four novels, published from 1924 to 1928, about an Englishman's world both at home and as an army officer. Stylistically, not an easy read. A general audience may be more drawn to the HBO five-part series, now available on DVD and Blu-ray. Read full review

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User Review  - Mancall - Goodreads

For the most part, I loved Parade's End. The writing was beautiful, insular, unexpected. It's a more realistic version of Downton Abbey. Christopher clings unwaveringly to his outmoded idea of the ... Read full review

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Ford Madox Ford (1873–1939), was born in England. Author of The Good Soldier, Parade’s End, and The Fifth Queen, he is also remembered for founding two influential literary journals and championing many of the leading modernist writers of the day.

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