Matters of Honor: Book summary and reviews of Matters of Honor by Louis Begley

Matters of Honor

by Louis Begley

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Matters of Honor by Louis Begley
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  • Published Jan 2007
    323 pages
    Genre: Literary Fiction

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An unforgettable portrait of friendship and a meditation on loyalty and honor, set in Harvard in the 1950s.

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"Despite a suicide and a near-fatal beating, this is a generally anemic novel from Begley." - Kirkus.

"Starred Review. It's a story covered by everyone from Cheever to Roth, but Begley finds new and wonderful nuances within it." - PW.

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Begley is the author of Wartime Lies and About Schmidt.

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