Sword of Honor: A Final Version of the Novels Men at Arms, Officers and Gentlemen, and Unconditional Surrendera

Sword of Honor: A Final Version of the Novels Men at Arms, Officers and Gentlemen, and Unconditional Surrendera

Evelyn Waugh


This trilogy spanning international warfare II, established partially on Evelyn Waugh's personal stories as a military officer, is the author's surpassing fulfillment as a novelist.

Its vital personality is man Crouchback, head of an old yet decayed Catholic relations, who initially discovers new goal within the problem to shield Christian values opposed to Nazi barbarism, yet then steadily reveals the complexities and cruelties of struggle overwhelming.

Though frequently somber, Sword of Honor can also be an excellent comedy, peopled through the wonderful figures so regular from Waugh's early satires. The private pleasures those novels come up with the money for come from gazing a good satiric author hire his presents with outstanding subtlety, delicacy, and human feeling, for reasons which are eventually something yet satiric.

Sword of Honor contains the 3 acclaimed novels Men at fingers, officials and Gentlemen, and Unconditional Surrender.

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