Scoop and Put out more flags by Evelyn Waugh

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Published by Dell Pub. Co. in New York .

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Other titlesPut out more flags
SeriesA Laurel edition
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LC ClassificationsPR6045 A97 S3 1969
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Pagination416p.
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19389553M

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(Waugh wrote this one after Scoop, which is one of the funniest things I’ve ever read.) Put Out More Flags, set between Hitler’s invasion of Poland and the fall of France, skewers the ineptitude of bureaucracy in the face of real crises, the imperturbable self-regard of fashionable intellectuals, and the ordinary bumps and mishaps of army life/5.

Put Out More Flags shows them adjusting to the changing social patterns of the times. Some of them play a courageous part; others, like Basil Seal, disclose their Scoop and Put out more flags book habit of self-preservation in all possible circumstances.

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Unlike Scoop, this is an ensemble piece which follows about half a dozen characters through these years. We meet a military reservist who is trying to get out of fighting and another who is trying to figure out.

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Put Out More Flags, the sixth novel by Evelyn Waugh, was first published by Chapman and Hall in The title comes from the saying of an anonymous Chinese sage, quoted and translated by Lin Yutang in The Importance of Living (): “A man getting drunk at a farewell party should strike a musical tone, in order to strengthen his spirit and a drunk military man should order gallons and Author: Evelyn Waugh.

Put Out More Flags was published in and is about the phoney war which preceded the war proper. The central character is Basil Seal – and, through him, his mother, mistress and sister.

We see the interior, informal and jokily malevolent workings of the war offices (who continually send all the volunteers and insane visitors to other departments), the recruitment and training of soldiers. Put Out More Flags.

Book Details. Title: Put Out More Flags: Author: Waugh, Evelyn [Arthur Evelyn St John] (10 of 12 for author by title) ⇤ → Scoop Arthur Evelyn St. John Waugh (28 October —10 April ) was an English writer of novels, biographies and travel books.

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Put Out More Flags is laugh-out-loud funny, and the humor being at the expense of the war industry makes that laughter cathartic. Whether in Britain during World War II or the United States today, it’s a small solace to see the figures behind war efforts painted as inept and bumbling — the butt of jokes.

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