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Marlantes, Karl

Overview
Works: 12 works in 128 publications in 11 languages and 7,619 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  War stories  Personal narratives  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  History  Radio serials  Interviews  Radio programs  Podcasts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: U22.3, 813.6
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Most widely held works about Karl Marlantes
 
Most widely held works by Karl Marlantes
Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War by Karl Marlantes( Book )

50 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant Waino Mellas and his fellow Marines venture into the mountain jungle of Vietnam as boys and fight their way into manhood, confronting external obstacles as well as racial tension, competing ambitions, and underhanded officers
Matterhorn a novel of the Vietnam War by Karl Marlantes( Recording )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Waino Mellas, a Bravo Company lieutenant, is unceremoniously dropped into the jungle of Vietnam, he is instantly forced into manhood. Facing the horrors of war in Southeast Asia, Waino and his comrades embark on a long, torturous, bloody adventure, where the Vietnamese wilderness is just as dangerous as the enemy
Oorlog voeren by Karl Marlantes( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Dutch and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mede aan de hand van zijn persoonlijke gevechtservaringen tijdens de Vietnam-oorlog analyseert de auteur de emoties en psychische gevolgen bij de betrokken militairen tijdens en na afloop van gevechten
What it is like to go to war by Karl Marlantes( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his memoir, Marlantes relates his combat experiences in Vietnam and discusses the daily contradictions warriors face in the grind of war, where each battle requires them to take life or spare life. He also underscores the need for returning veterans to be counseled properly
A novel of the Vietnam War by Karl Marlantes( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire Support Base Matterhorn, the last permanent US outpost before the DMZ and North Vietnam: the ceaseless monsoon rains have turned the jungle into a muddy hell. Wracked by disease and rotting feet, tormented by mosquitoes, Bravo Company have been dropped into a desperate war
What it's like to go to war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode guest: Vietnam War veteran and author Karl Marlantes
Partir à la guerre by Karl Marlantes( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ma te hong feng by Ma lan ti si( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matterhorn : um romance sobre a Guerra do Vietnã by Karl Marlantes( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tradition of Norman Mailer's "The Naked and the Dead" and James Jones's "The Thin Red Line," Marlantes tells the powerful and compelling story of a young Marine lieutenant, Waino Mellas, and his comrades in Bravo Company, who are dropped into the mountain jungle of Vietnam as boys and forced to fight their way into manhood
What it is like to go to war by Karl Marlantes( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having spent the last 40 years examining his experiences in Vietnam, Marlantes, the decorated war veteran and bestselling author (Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War), discusses his visceral new nonfiction book about the psychological and spiritual toll that combat takes on those who fight
Karl Marlantes( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seaside native Karl Marlantes spent 30 years writing Matterhorn, his bestselling novel about the Vietnam war. It is a story with shades of the Percival myth, about a young man who has to learn compassion in a very hard place
Karl Marlantes what it is like to go to war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Author and former Marine Corps officer Karl Marlantes discusses his experiences in the Vietnam War and his new book, What It Is Like to Go to War
 
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Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War
Alternative Names
Karl Marlantes Amerikaans auteur

Karl Marlantes US-amerikanischer Kriegsveteran, Geschäftsmann und Autor

卡爾·馬藍提斯

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