How Many Miles To Babylon? by Jennifer Johnston

"How Many Miles To Babylon?" is a poignant and gripping novel set during World War I, exploring the complex friendship between two young Irishmen, Alec and Jerry. Born into different social classes, their lives intertwine as they navigate the harsh realities of war, family expectations, and their own desires for freedom and happiness. As they face the horrors of the trenches and the devastating consequences of their choices, the novel delves into themes of love, sacrifice, and the futility of war, leaving readers with a profound reflection on the human condition.

The 5171st greatest book of all time


Published
1974
Nationality
Irish
Type
Fiction
Pages
156
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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