Ramsay is a man twice born, a man who has returned from the hell of the battle-grave at Passchendaele in World War I decorated with the Victoria Cross, and destined to be caught in a no-man's-land where memory, non-fiction and myth collide. As Ramsay tells his story, it begins to seem that from boyhood he has exerted a perhaps mystical, perhaps pernicious influence on those around him.
The Deptford trilogy
Christian hagiography -- Authorship -- Fiction.
History teachers -- Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans -- Fiction.