[EPUB] ✸ Paths of Glory Author Humphrey Cobb – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk

[EPUB] ✸ Paths of Glory Author Humphrey Cobb – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 190 pages
  • Paths of Glory
  • Humphrey Cobb
  • English
  • 20 March 2018
  • 0143106112

Paths of GloryThe Anti War Masterpiece That Became An Iconic Motion Picture Now With A Foreword By The Creator Of The Acclaimed HBO Tm Series The WireFamiliar To Many As The Stanley Kubrick Film Starring Kirk Douglas, Paths Of Glory Explores The Perilous Complications Involved In What Nations Demand Of Their Soldiers In Wartime Humphrey Cobb S Protagonists Are Frenchmen During The First World War Whose Nightmare In The Trenches Takes A New And Terrible Turn When They Are Ordered To Assault A German Position Deemed All But Invulnerable When The Attack Fails, An Inquiry Into Allegations Of Cowardice Indicts A Small Handful Of Lower Ranked Scapegoats Whose Trial Exposes The Farce Of Ordering Ordinary Men To Risk Their Lives In An Impossible Cause A Chilling Portrait Of Injustice, This Novel Offers Insight Into The Tragedies Of War In Any AgeFor Than Seventy Years, Penguin Has Been The Leading Publisher Of Classic Literature In The English Speaking World With Than , Titles, Penguin Classics Represents A Global Bookshelf Of The Best Works Throughout History And Across Genres And Disciplines Readers Trust The Series To Provide Authoritative Texts Enhanced By Introductions And Notes By Distinguished Scholars And Contemporary Authors, As Well As Up To Date Translations By Award Winning Translators

About the Author: Humphrey Cobb

Humphrey Cobb was a screenwriter and novelist He is best known for writing the novel Paths of Glory, which was made into an acclaimed 1957 movie by Stanley Kubrick Cobb was also the lead screenwriter on the 1937 movie San Quentin, starring Humphrey Bogart.