the red badge of courage Author:stephen crane meet harry fleming, whose romantic notions of war have just been shattered by his first experience in battle. — He had fled, he told himself, because annihilation approached. He had done a good part in saving himself who was a little peice of the army...Later the officers could fit the little peices together again, and make a battle front... his ... more »actions had been sagacious things.They had benn full of stratagy. thay were the work of a master's legs.
Then follow henry as self-delusion gives way to maturity, insight and real courage.« less