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It certainly broadens one's understanding of conflict in a profound way.
In the meantime, we are feeling what it's like to live this life in Cyprus - great descriptions and settings, realistic dialogue, real characters.
This is a compelling and intelligent book, one that will keep the reader engrossed from beginning to end.
After reading The Outcast by Sadie Jones I couldn’t wait for her second novel to come out. The wait was worth it. She’s a good story teller. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Alumine Andrew
When one reads about conflicts one usually reads much from the view of the "freedom fighters". This book looks at the conflict in Cyprus from the perspective of the British... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Student
War is terrible, and this book captures some of the compelling emotions associated with it. Life and death situations, loyalty and loss, are all explored in this dramatic book. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Orion
I FOUND IT HARD TO GET INTO AND A LITTLE BORING. THNE IT GOT BETTER WHEN HAL GOT A " BACKBONE".Published 21 months ago by Mim
I found interesting comparisons between 'Small Wars' and the author's last novel The Outcast as once again it is set in the fifties, featuring a deeply troubled young man. Read morePublished 21 months ago by LindyLouMac
When Great Britain's Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli acquired Cyprus from Turkey in 1878, the island's Greek Orthodox Christian majority believed that the traditionally pro-Greek... Read morePublished on July 2, 2011 by Jana L. Perskie
Small Wars tells the story of Hal Treherne and his wife, Clara, in 1956. Hal is a young, enthusiastic soldier in the British Army, poised to quickly rise in the ranks due to his... Read morePublished on January 24, 2011 by MHLeigh
The story is so real...I have been thinking about it for the last few days. I am thinking about the soldiers and their families - it is really so true. Read morePublished on July 17, 2010 by Subhro Banerjee Author of Home of The Clouds
Nice story...I honestly did not care for the first third of the book...then I kind of cared...and at the end...I really, really did not care one whit for any of these people. Read morePublished on May 26, 2010 by Wandering boy