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Author: Larry Heinemann; Richard Ferrone
Publisher: Ashland, Or. : Blackstone Audiobooks, 2006.
Series: Contemporary American fiction.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the stripped-down unsullied patois of an ordinary soldier, draftee Philip Dosier tells the story of his war. Straight from high school, too young to vote or buy himself a drink, he enters a world of mud and heat, blood and body counts, ambushes and firefights. It is here that he embarks on the brutal downward path to wisdom that awaits every soldier.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Heinemann; Richard Ferrone
ISBN: 0786170301 9780786170302
OCLC Number: 69844116
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Richard Ferrone.
Description: 9 audio discs (approximately 74 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Contemporary American fiction.
Responsibility: Larry Heinemann.

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In the stripped-down unsullied patois of an ordinary soldier, draftee Philip Dosier tells the story of his war. Straight from high school, too young to vote or buy himself a drink, he enters a world of mud and heat, blood and body counts, ambushes and firefights. It is here that he embarks on the brutal downward path to wisdom that awaits every soldier.

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