Classic Reads for ANZAC Day

24 Apr 2019

The experience of war and its impact on humanity has given rise to a wealth of literary work. The following list of classic war fiction features many popular and lesser known titles of conflicts both recent and past and remain highly relevant in the times we live in.
 
  • All Quiet on the Western Front - Erich Maria Remarque
  • Birdsong - Sebastian Faulks
  • Catch 22 - Joseph Heller
  • Cold Mountain - Charles Frazier
  • Covenant with Death - John Harris
  • For Whom the Bell Tolls - Ernest Hemingway
  • Gravity's Rainbow - Thomas Pynchon
  • The Bridge over the River Kwai - Pierre Boulle
  • The Caine Mutiny - Herman Wouk
  • The Hunt for Red October - Tom Clancy
  • The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini
  • The Narrow Road to the Deep North - Richard Flanagan
  • The Regeneration Trilogy - Pat Barker
  • War and Peace - Leo Tolstoy
  • Warlight - Michael Ondaatje
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