Arms And The Man / Edition 1

Arms And The Man / Edition 1

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by George Bernard Shaw
     
 

ISBN-10: 0573601046

ISBN-13: 9780573601040

Pub. Date: 01/04/2011

Publisher: Samuel French, Incorporated

Full Length, Satirical Comedy

Characters: 5 male, 3 female

2 Interior and Exterior Scenes

Shaw's satire on war and the professional soldier.  See more details below

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Full Length, Satirical Comedy

Characters: 5 male, 3 female

2 Interior and Exterior Scenes

Shaw's satire on war and the professional soldier.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780573601040
Publisher:
Samuel French, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/04/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
90
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.19(d)

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Arms and the Man 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I first read it as a textbook as a graduate and got swept by it at the first reading itself! Typically 'Shavian'. its originality struck me so much that I find it still interesting after fifty years of my first reading. Witty dialogues, non-conventional treatment of a hero and exposing the melodrama of love and the true nature of heroism and particularly, war heroes...this book will remain forever a compulsory reading for theater lovers across the world.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Vanessa2763 More than 1 year ago
I was determined to read this book because of the title's allusion to ancient Roman poetry, and because of Shaw. I was also apprehensive because plays scare me, but, as I soon found out, there was nothing to be scared of. It was a wonderful play, funny too. I'm glad I read it.
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Guest More than 1 year ago
One of the finest books i have ever read. I first read this play as graduate student in the Year 1990 and since then read it many number of times over the years. Though the play was written more than 100 years back, very apt for today's world
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