Regeneration
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(4.4 based on 9 ratings)
  • 1
    Regeneration: The Regeneration Trilogy, Book 1 | Pat Barker

    Regeneration: The Regeneration Trilogy, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Pat Barker
    • Narrated By Peter Firth
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In Craiglockhart war hospital, Dr William Rivers attempts to restore the sanity of officers from World War I. When Siegfried Sassoon publishes his declaration of protest against the war, the authorities decide to have him declared mentally defective and send him to Craiglockhart.

    Exacting in its detail, and very moving

    This is a first class novel: the writing is superb and the author's empathy with her story brings a real clarity and focus to the characters.
    I ha..Show More »

    Reviewed on 11 December 2015 by Roderic (Victoria Park, Australia)
  • 2
    The Eye in the Door: The Regeneration Trilogy, Book 2 | Pat Barker

    The Eye in the Door: The Regeneration Trilogy, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Pat Barker
    • Narrated By Peter Firth
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    It is 1918, and Prior is in London working as an intelligence officer. His concern is the enemy within � though a clear definition of who exactly the enemy is proves harder to come by than he might have imagined.

    Wondrous prose, chilling detail

    This second book in the Regeneration trilogy is as good as the first. That is, brilliant. It conveys the horror of World War One with intimate observa..Show More »

    Reviewed on 29 February 2016 by Roderic (Victoria Park, Australia)
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    The Ghost Road: The Regeneration Trilogy, Book 3 | Pat Barker

    The Ghost Road: The Regeneration Trilogy, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Pat Barker
    • Narrated By Peter Firth
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    This novel challenges our assumptions about relationships between the classes, doctors and patients, men and women, and men and men. It completes the author's exploration of the First World War, and is a timeless depiction of humanity in extremis. Winner of the 1995 Booker Prize.

    Extraordinary, Sad, Deeply Real

    I have greatly appreciated all three novels in the Regeneration trilogy. Pat Barker writes extremely well and brings to life the period of World War 1..Show More »

    Reviewed on 07 September 2016 by Roderic (Victoria Park, Australia)