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Authors at sea : modern American writers remember their naval service

Author: Robert Shenk
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Literary collections
Naval history
Sea stories
War stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Authors at sea.
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)606068060
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Shenk
ISBN: 1557507996 9781557507990
OCLC Number: 35110229
Description: xii, 318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: from What shall we wear to this party? The man in the gray flannel suit twenty years before and after / Sloan Wilson --
from Growing up / Russell Baker --
from The history of the ginger man / J.P. Dunleavy --
from Subchaser / Edward P. Stafford --
from Crossing the line: a bluejacket's World War II odyssey / Alvin Kernan --
"The ship ahead just disappeared" / Walter Sullivan --
from A good life: newspapering and other adventures / Ben Bradlee --
from The United States Navy: 200 years / Edward L. Beach --
"The most unforgettable character I've met" / Alex Haley --
from The world is my home: a memoir / James A. Michener --
from "Our hot war for Iceland" / Daniel V. Gallery --
"Training flight" / Gordon Forbes --
from All the ship's at sea / William Lederer --
from A writer's capital / Louis Auchincloss --
from All at sea: coming of age in World War II / Louis R. Harlan --
from Breaking barriers: a memoir / Carl Rowan --
from Vistas of history / Samuel Eliot Morison --
from "Historian at war: chronicling American naval operations in World War II" / Henry Salomon Jr. --
from Thinking back: the perils of writing history / C. Vann Woodward --
from The youngest science: notes of a medicine-watcher / Lewis Thomas --
"The bread of Ochiltree: A reminiscence of the war" / Herman Wouk --
from Now hear this: the memoir of a junior naval officer in the great Pacific war / Douglas Leach --
from The Inward morning: A philosophical exploration in journal form / Henry G. Bugbee Jr. --
from Submarine! / Edward L. Beach --
from Little ship, big war / Edward P. Strafford --
from A letter home / Kenneth Dodson --
from To the war / Robert Edson Lee --
from A writer's capital / Louis Auchincloss.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Shenk.

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