The Marine : A Novel of War from Guadalcanal to Korea (Paperback) - Brady, James

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Praise for James Brady
"Brady has emerged as one of the best novelists of his generation."---Dan Rather
"Mr. Brady knows war, the smell and the feel of it."---"The New York Times
"Mr. Brady captures the heart and soul of the Marine Corps in this stunning new novel. [He] writes with passion and great insight." Nelson DeMille, author of "The Lion's Game
"Brady has stormed publishing high ground to become, arguably, our foremost novelist currently writing on the subject of Marines at war."---"Publishers Weekly
""The Marines of Autumn is right up there with the very best of combat writing and is destined to become one of the defining novels of the genre."---Nelson DeMille, author of" The Lion's Game
""The Marines of Autumn is a masterpiece that recalls the era with awesome authenticity. The novel's outcome is one of thunderous dramatic beauty and power."---"The Associated Press

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Publisher Lightning Source Inc
Mfg Part# 9780312331054
SKU 36285709
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0312331053
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Annotation Young James Cromwell goes to college at Notre Dame, competes in the Berlin Olympics in 1936 as a boxer, fights in World War II, and serves as aide to the ambassador to Korea during the Korean War. This historical novel takes place mainly during the 1950s, and focuses on Cromwell and his boss in Korea, the difficulties in dealing with General Douglas MacArthur, and the challenges of a war that is very different from World War II.
Editors Note Assigned the duties of military attachT to the American ambassador in Korea, World War II marine colonel James Cromwell finds himself in the throes of the dramatic First Hundred Days of the Korean War. By the author of Warning of War and The Marines of Autumn.
Editors Note 2 Assigned the duties of military attaché to the American ambassador in Korea, World War II marine colonel James Cromwell finds himself in the throes of the dramatic First Hundred Days of the Korean War. By the author of Warning of War and The Marines of Autumn. 75,000 first printing.
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