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How Many Miles to Babylon?

(1974)
A novel by

 
 
This is the story of two friends whose lives were divided by the bigotries of class and war. What they share as boys is a passion for horses and the Irish countryside. What they share as men is the experience of war in Flanders, and an ordeal beyond even the horrors of the battlefield.

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"A truly heartbreaking story that stays in your mind for ever." - Maeve Binchy

"A short, brilliant masterpiece." - Roddy Doyle

"As fresh and as moving as ever it was, this remarkable novel is still a delight, undiminished by the passage of time." - William Trevor


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Used availability for Jennifer Johnston's How Many Miles to Babylon?

Hardback Editions

August 1974 : USA Hardback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?: A Novel
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-385-05690-7 / 978-0-385-05690-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday
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February 1974 : UK Hardback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-241-02487-0 / 978-0-241-02487-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
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Paperback Editions

August 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon? (Penguin Essentials)
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-241-97897-1 / 978-0-241-97897-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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December 2015 : UK Paperback

Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-14-104009-2 / 978-0-14-104009-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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March 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-14-104054-8 / 978-0-14-104054-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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January 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-14-104696-1 / 978-0-14-104696-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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September 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-14-011951-5 / 978-0-14-011951-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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October 1984 : UK Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon? (Flamingo S.)
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-00-654083-X / 978-0-00-654083-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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January 1982 : UK Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-00-616306-8 / 978-0-00-616306-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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1981 : UK Paperback
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Title: How many miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-00-616745-4 / 978-0-00-616745-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fontana
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April 1977 : UK Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon? (Coronet Books)
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-340-19950-4 / 978-0-340-19950-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
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October 1975 : USA Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-380-00511-5 / 978-0-380-00511-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Avon Books
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June 1974 : USA Paperback
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon? a Novel
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 0-671-29621-3 / 978-0-671-29621-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket Books
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Audio Editions

September 2016 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
ISBN: 1-5318-1033-0 / 978-1-5318-1033-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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October 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
Publisher: Audible Studios
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October 2014 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
Publisher: Audible Studios
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October 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
Publisher: Audible Studios
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Kindle Editions

June 2014 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?: A Novel
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
Publisher: Open Road Media
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February 1989 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: How Many Miles to Babylon?
Author(s): Jennifer Johnston
Publisher: Penguin
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