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Recommended reading for Men at Arms

Davis, Robert Murray.“Men at Arms: A Sense of Purpose.” Evelyn Waugh, Writer. Norman, OK: Pilgrim Books, 1981. 237-57. Print.

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Analysis of Waugh's manuscript.

Wilson, John Howard.“’Not a Man for Whom I Ever Had Esteem’: Evelyn Waugh on Winston Churchill.” Waugh Without End: New Trends in Evelyn Waugh Studies. New York: Peter Lang, 2005. 79-87. Print.

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Focus on Churchill's characterization in Men at Arms.

Trout, Steven.“Miniaturization and Anticlimax in Evelyn Waugh’s Sword of Honour.” Twentieth-Century Literature 43 (1997): n. pag. Print.

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A very insightful essay that illuminates the whole trilogy.

Wilson, John Howard.“Quantitative Judgments and Individual Salvation in Evelyn Waugh’s Sword of Honour.” Renascence: Essays on Values in Literature 60 (2008): n. pag. Print.

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Study of the religious themes in Waugh's trilogy.

Heinimann, David.“An Ethical Critique of Guy Crouchback.” Renascence: Essays on Values in Literature 46 (1994): n. pag. Print.

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Evaluation of the behavior of Waugh's hero.

Wilson, B. W.“Sword of Honour: The Last Crusade.” English 23 (1974): n. pag. Print.

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Influence of the Middle Ages on Men at Arms.

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