The Flanders Road
During the German advance through Belgium into France in 1940, Captain de Reixach is shot dead. Three witnesses, involved with him during his liftime in different capacities - a relative, an orderly & a jockey who had a affair with his wife - remember him & help the reader piece together the realities behind the man & his death.
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Review: The Flanders Road (Oneworld Classics)User Review - David (Dafydd) - Goodreads
No, I didn't enjoy reading this and it is to do with its style. The reader is warned in the introduction that "... far from evolving a difficult style in which to wrap up simple things, he [Simon] has ... Read full review