• Men at Arms

For Guy Crouchback, diffident member of a once-powerful Catholic family, 1939 seemed to offer glowing prospects of service. He took a commission in the Royal Corps of Halberdiers, and all that was lacking in the first year of the war was action...

Cover illustration by Quentin Blake

Author Evelyn Waugh
Publisher Penguin Books
ISBN n/a
Date Published 1964