1918, the closing months of the war. Army psychiatrist William Rivers is increasingly concerned for the men who have been in his care – particularly Billy Prior, who is about to return to combat in France with young poet Wilfred Owen. As Rivers tries to make sense of what, if anything, he has done to help these injured men, Prior and Owen await the final battles in a war that has decimated a generation…
The Ghost Road is the Booker Prize-winning account of the devastating final months of the First World War.
About The Author
Pat Barker was born in 1943. Her books include the highly acclaimed Regeneration trilogy, comprising Regeneration (1991), The Eye in the Door (1993) and The Ghost Road (1995), which won the Booker Prize, as well as the more recent novels Border Crossing and Double Vision. She lives in Durham.
Series: Popular Penguins
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 28th June 2010
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 18.1 x 11.1 x 1.6
Weight (kg): 18.0
Edition Number: 1