Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
  

Red Badge of Courage

Written by Stephen Crane
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RRP £6.99

Synopsis

Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane

Henry Fleming dreams of the thrill of battle and performing heroic deeds in the American Civil War. But his illusions are shattered when he comes face to face with the bloodshed and horrors of war. Now he's a raw recruit, Henry experiences both fear and self-doubt. Will war make Henry a coward or a hero?A vivid fictionalised account of the experiences of an ordinary innocent young soldier on the battlefields of the American Civil War, introduced by American writer, illustrator and historian, Wendell Minor.

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About the Author

Stephen Crane (1871-1900), American novelist, poet, and short-story writer, best known for his novels Maggie: A Girl of the Streets (1893) and The Red Badge of Courage (1895) and the short stories The Open Boat, The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky, and The Blue Hotel.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
240 pages

Author

Stephen Crane
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Publisher

Puffin Classics an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

6th August 2009

ISBN

9780141327525


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