4 Extra Debut. 1917. Wounded British soldiers, including Siegfried Sassoon, begin questioning their superiors. Read by Alice Arnold. From May 1992.
1917: wounded British soldiers, including Siegfried Sassoon, start to question their superiors...
A portrayal of a generation trying to come to terms with the intolerable. Pat Barker's historical anti-war novel was first published in 1991.
The first of 10 episodes read by Alice Arnold.
Abridged by Tessa Kendall.
Producer: Claire Grove
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1992.
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