Days Without End
- Sebastian Barry
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- ISBN-10: 1410498301
- ISBN-13: 9781410498304
- DDC: Fic
- Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs ( .50 kgs)
- 346 Pages | Hardcover
- Published/Released April 2017
Two-time Man Booker Shortlisted Author
Costa Award Winner
Thomas McNulty, barely seventeen and having fled the Great Famine, signs up for the U.S. Army in the 1850s. With his brother in arms, John Cole, Thomas fights in the Indian Wars and, ultimately, the Civil War. Orphans of terrible hardships, the men find these days to be vivid and alive, despite the horrors they see and are complicit in.
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“A tour de force of style and atmosphere . . . Evocative of Cormac McCarthy and Charles Portis, Days Without End is a timeless work of historical fiction.”— Booklist (starred)
“A beautifully realized historical novel; enthusiastically recommended for all fans of literary fiction.”— Library Journal (starred)