Henry Williamson is known for his book 'Tarka the Otter', yet his time in WW1 trenches affected him profoundly. This book draws on his letters, diaries, photographs and notebooks written at the time to give us a detailed account of life in the trenches of the First World War. It also offers us a rare insight into the making of a novelist.
|Publication date:||14th October 2004|
|Publisher:||The History Press Ltd|
|Categories:||Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers, Literary studies: from c 1900 -, Biography: general, European history, First World War,|
Anne Williamson is Henry Williamson's daughter-in-law, and knew him well until his death in 1977. She manages the Henry Williamson Literary Estate and edits the Henry Williamson Society Journal. Her biography of the writer 'Henry Williamson: Tarka and the Last Romantic' was published by Sutton in 1995.More About Anne Williamson