Henry Williamson and the First World War

by Anne Williamson

Henry Williamson and the First World War Synopsis

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.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780750935524
Publication date: 14th October 2004
Author: Anne Williamson
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 224 pages
Categories: Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers, Literary studies: from c 1900 -, Biography: general, European history, First World War,

About Anne Williamson

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.

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