The Wars

The Wars

by

Timothy Findley

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A derogatory epithet for the German forces in World War I that was coined by British propaganda. The term is a reference to Attila the Hun, a leader who ruthlessly invaded the ancient Roman Empire throughout the 4th century A.D.
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Huns Term Timeline in The Wars

The timeline below shows where the term Huns appears in The Wars. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 2, Chapter 6
Trauma and War Theme Icon
The Huns begin a mission on the Meuse River against the French, aiming to create a “zone... (full context)