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Timothy findley retrieved july 13, 2018 from running slightly over 200 pages depending on the edition, the wars is remarkably compressed for a historical novel. Animals in the wars this material was contributed by karey brown, meghan nauss, and ann mcleod for another site on this topic for materials on birds see this other site. The wars by timothy findley and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom.
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The wars is a 1977 novel by timothy findley that tells the story of a young canadian officer in world war i nineteen-year-old robert ross tries to escape both his. Robert ross is a canadian officer caught up in the nightmare world of world war i trench warfare a world of mud and smoke, chlorine gas and rotting corpses. Wars by timothy findley penguin canada paperback poor noticeably used book heavy wear to cover pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting.