My brother's war / David Hill.

By: Hill, David, 1942- [author.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: Auckland, N.Z. : Puffin, 2012Description: 248 p. : maps ; 20 cmISBN: 9780143307174 Subject(s): Conscientious objectors -- Children's fiction | Brothers -- Children's fiction | Soldiers -- Children's fiction | World War, 1914-1918 -- New Zealand -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. Summary: "It's New Zealand, 1914, and the biggest war the world has known has just broken out in Europe. Edmund eagerly enlists for the army but his younger brother, William, is a conscientious objector and refuses to fight. While Edmund trains to be a soldier, William is arrested. Both brothers will end up on the bloody battlefields of France, but their journeys there are very different. And what they experience at the front line will challenge the beliefs that led them there"--Publisher information.
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Novel for children.

"It's New Zealand, 1914, and the biggest war the world has known has just broken out in Europe. Edmund eagerly enlists for the army but his younger brother, William, is a conscientious objector and refuses to fight. While Edmund trains to be a soldier, William is arrested. Both brothers will end up on the bloody battlefields of France, but their journeys there are very different. And what they experience at the front line will challenge the beliefs that led them there"--Publisher information.

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