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The Shadow of War (The Great War, #1) The Shadow Of War Is The First Novel In Stewart Binns S New Series Which Will See A Book Release For Each Year Of The First World War.June 1914 The Beginning Of Another Long, Prosperous Summer For Britain But Beneath The Clear Skies, All Is Not As It Seems The Chill Wind Of Social Discontent Swirls Around This Sceptred Isle.Shots Ring Out In A Distant European Land The Assassination Of A Foreign Aristocrat From That Moment The Entire World Is Propelled Into A Conflict Unlike Any Seen Before.This Is The Story Of Five British Communities, Their Circumstances Very Different, But Who Will All Share In The Tragedy That Is To Come All That They Have Known Will Be Changed Forever By The Catastrophic Events Of The Great War.This Is A Story Of Love And Comradeship, Of Hatred And Tragedy This Is The Story Of The Great War.The Shadow Of War, The First Novel In The Great War Series From Stewart Binns, Is A Thrilling Read And Perfect For Those Who Enjoy The Writing Of Conn Iggulden And Bernard Cornwell.


About the Author: Stewart Binns

Stewart Binns began his professional life as an academic He then pursued several adventures, including a stint at the BBC, before settling into a career as a schoolteacher, specializing in history Later in life, a lucky break took him back to the BBC, which was the beginning of a successful career in television He has won a BAFTA, a Grierson, an RTS and a Peabody for his documentaries Stewart Stewart Binns began his professional life as an academic He then pursued several adventures, including a stint at the BBC, before settling into a career as a schoolteacher, specializing in history Later in life, a lucky break took him back to the BBC, which was the beginning of a successful career in television He has won a BAFTA, a Grierson, an RTS and a Peabody for his documentaries Stewart s passion is English history, especially its origins and folklore Conquest is his first novel



10 thoughts on “The Shadow of War (The Great War, #1)

  1. says:

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  2. says:

    Shadow of War, is the start of The Great War series of books by this author which will see a new book for each year of the duration of the war The story opens as the unrest in Europe starts to escalate and during the summer of 1914, five British communities, are about to discover that the order of the old routine is about to change forev...


  3. says:

    felt this book had too much detail as was split if he was writing a history book or historical fiction felt could of narrowed down the amount of characters in this book.


  4. says:

    ReviewWhen I first started this book my initial reaction was what the hell , the books style seemed very bizarre, it was very much an outside view looking in on people and events Then slowly as I read the chapters I was drawn into the lives of multiple different families and communities, before i knew it i was hooked This book is still odd different, it s not like Stewarts previous series It feels very much like a documentary mixed into a fictional d


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    The Shadow of War is Stewart Binn s newest novel, the first of several that will cover the years that span World War I as it pertains to Britain It takes place in a relatively short time frame, from June to December 1914, the months leading up to the start of the Great War In this opening novel, Binns introduces the reader to several characters of diverse social ranks, roles, and genders, and some of the key politicians of the era In the author s usual easy


  6. says:

    I received a free copy of this book from Net Galley in exchange for an honest review June 1914 the beginning of another long, prosperous summer for Britain But beneath the clear skies, all is not as it seems the chill wind of social discontent swirls around this sceptred isle.Shots ring out in a distant European land the assassination of a foreign aristocrat From that moment the entire world is propelled into a conflict unlike any seen before.This is the story of


  7. says:

    Had a lot of potential but started quite slowly Certainly picked up towards the end but at times it did feel that you were reading a text book.


  8. says:

    Would have been four stars, but way too much telling when showing would have beencompelling.


  9. says:

    The Shadow of War by Stewart Binns is a sensational historical piece Readers, who were born way after this war and WWII, will finally be able to get an insider s view to the battle that happened in June 1914 Stewart Binn s novel takes readers deep into the historical events of the war The people it affected and the places it took place Brilliantly well written and the characters are well developed Readers will feel like they went back in time and are experiencing it all first hand The


  10. says:

    I surprised myself by flying through this novel considering that it is rather a large volume As expected with a novel focused on war history, the themes of this book are provocative and the reader cannot help but be moved and become emotionally engaged with the war While the plot isn t particularly innovative or original in terms of plot and action how can it be, when stories of the war have been presented and reviewed so many times , the presentation of the plot was impressive, and demons I


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