Islands of Silence

Islands of Silence

by Martin Booth

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Overview

In the summer of 1914 Alec Marquand has just graduated from college and has been hired by the lord of a remote country estate in the Scottish Highlands to survey the ancient Iron Age brochs that lie on his property. Once there Alec comes upon a small island which is called Eileen Tosdach--the Island of Silence. Just as Alec makes his amazing find, he is shipped off to war, sent to storm the beaches of Gallipoli. From the author of the Booker shortlisted The Industry of Souls, this is a gripping tour through one man's hell in search of a path for redemption.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781899235797
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date: 07/28/2003
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.91(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

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