MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ

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MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ Eva Grace Price was born on 28 August 1888 in Merewether New South Wales Australia of British descent Her father Jonathan Dixon Price was an Autralian miner Fiction abounds in the autobiographical details supplied by own Evadne Price She claimed that she lied about her age when her father died and she went on stage to support herself and to travel alone to England She said that she was

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  1. Paul Paul says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBIWe are all aware of the Great War novels “All uiet on the Western Front” “Goodbye to All That” trilogy’s by Pat Barker and Siegfried Sassoon This novel should also be on the list as it stands comparison to all of those above Helen Smith was the pen name of Evadne Price who turned her hand to many things over a very long career; she married a German actor a British soldier and an Australian writer She turned her hand to romantic novels and writing a column on Astrology to burlesue before the Great War to journalism a writer of plays and screenplays a broadcaster; she was also the first female journalist to enter Belsen The story of how this novel came about is also interesting; Smith was commissioned to write a response to “All uiet on the Western Front” It was supposed to be a parody but on reading the


  2. Steelwhisper Steelwhisper says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBIThis book was first published in 1930 originally planned as being a spoof on Remarue's All uiet on the Western Front from the point of view of a woman Written under the pen name Helen Zenna Smith by Evadne Price an Australian journalist these are the novelised war diaries of Winnifred Young a British ambulance driverThis is a masterpiece no lessDon't expect heroic VADs even heroic soldiers


  3. Jonathan Jonathan says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBIa masterful piece of work essential reading for anyone interesting in getting away from the traditional WW1 narrative Her prose is lightning sharp and the content powerful and moving From about halfway throughHow smoothly she runs this great lumbering blot How slowly To look at her you’d never think it possible to run an ambulance of this size so slowlyCrawl crawl crawl Did I hear a scream from inside? I must fix my mind on somethingWhat? I know – my coming out dance My first grown up dance frock a shining frock of seuins and white georgette high wasted down to my toes Did I hear a scream? Made over a petticoat don’t let them start screaminga petticoat of satin Satin slippers to match not tiny – my feet were always largish; so were my hands Was that a scream from inside?Such a trouble Mother had getting white gloves my size to go up above the elbow Was it a scream?My hair up for the first time oh God a s


  4. Ali Ali says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBINot so uiet The latest book in the LibraryThing Great War theme read has turned out to be a novel that packs uite a punch a searing denunciation of the realities of war As the introduction to my 1988 VMC edition by Barbara Hardy explains its authorship is complex Helen Zen


  5. Nathan "N.R." Gaddis Nathan "N.R." Gaddis says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBIDue to odd circumstances I did not get to read All uiet on the Western Front in eighth grade I'll make up for it one day And I'll read that novel that Metallica based their MTVhitvideo One upon But then too I'll add this one Not So uiet to that very same ueue no particular placement on the strength of the following excerpt provided by gr's own BURIED Modernist Expert Jonathan


  6. Marie Marie says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBII've already had to write a 7 page analytical book review of Not So uiet so i'll keep this a short review and post my intro to the paper lol One of the better WWI books I've had to read for school and I always appreciate reading things from the female perspective three cheers for the rise of feminism and eualityWorld War One revolutionized how war was fought Trench warfare was introduced and with it new war weapons like airplanes tanks machine guns and poison gas that caused mass carnage that killed almost fourteen million people and injured seven million Into the midst of this chaos the narrator of the book Not so uiet was thrust The narrator Helen Zenna Smith was a young 20 year old upper class woman who was a volunteer ambu


  7. Heather Campos Heather Campos says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBII sort of stumbled my way through the first 100 pages of this book I really wanted to like it And then I did This book was written in the 1930's by Helen Zenna Smith as she recounted the time she served as a VAD for the Army Working 15 hour days in the snow ambulances only had covers on the wagon part not the driver section eating spoiled food sleeping an average of 3 hours a night and being terrified was a part of daily life for these women These englishwomen who actually PAID to serve on the front lines of war It was considered shameful to be a kitchen helper as you weren't really doing your part to help fight the warAFter I got used to the lingo and the type of writing I really enjoyed this book It was heartbreaking completely heartbreaking and I can't wait to read it again Like I said in my review of the Birth House by Ami McKay I enjoy books about women in this time period I a


  8. Martin Martin says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBIThis is the first WWI novel I have read which might be part of the reason why I found it so incredible I was incredibly moved by the book It brought to life in my imagination the utter horror of the Great War in a way that I have never experienced before It is utterly inadeuate to read about facts and numbers military movements and negotiations dates and treaties in a textbook It chills me greatly to imagine that the events in this book actually happened people actually suffered men and women my age sent off to this unimaginable war a century ago It almost sickens me the distance in tim


  9. Lars Lars says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBIAn emotionally meaningful journey into the numbness and shellshock that typified many veterans from the Great War even ambulance drivers like the narrator Fictionalized from her own experiences Smith delivers the anti war punch not focused so much on the futility and horror of war but mostly on those who promoted the war the proud parents who were pleased that their son was decorated with a Victoria Cross than upset that he returned home either maimed or in a wooden box A powerful journey into one woman's experience


  10. Squeak2017 Squeak2017 says:

    MOBI Helen Zenna Smith æ Not So uiet PDF/EPUB Ù Not So Epub / æ uiet kindle, Not So book, Not So uiet MOBIA stark evocation of the experience of the First World War for women working near the Front using only common everyday language and yet vividly describing the horror The impact derives from the unemotional description of bombings wounds losses pain and fear the loss of a much loved relative the death of colleagues and friends all to the backdrop


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