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Max Egremont was born in 1948 and studied Modern History at Oxford University. As well as four novels, he is the author of The Cousins and Balfour: A Life of Arthur James Balfour. His acclaimed biography of Siegfried Sassoon was published in 2005 and his most recent work is Forgotten Land: Journeys Among the Ghosts of East Prussia.

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Some Desperate Glory The First World War the Poets Knew by Max Egremont
Some Desperate Glory The First World War the Poets Knew
Max Egremont
A study of the poetry of the First World War, made, not in isolation but set against a history of the war itself, putting the poetry into context. We learn too about the poets, their writing and their role in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2014
Siegfried Sassoon by Max Egremont
Siegfried Sassoon
Max Egremont
A great insight in to this remarkable man. What makes it all the more interesting is that the author collaborated with Sassoon’s son, George, and for the first time we get a very intimate portrait of one of our great...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2006

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