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Fields of fire

Author: James Webb
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Bantam Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Bantam mass market edView all editions and formats
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The story of a platoon of Marines fighting in Vietnam evokes the ambiguous and gruesome character of the war and contrasts man's realization of war's dangers with his attraction to war as the ultimate test of survival.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Webb
ISBN: 0553583859 9780553583854
OCLC Number: 47918691
Description: 457 pages : map ; 18 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Part one. The best we have --
Part two. The end of the pipeline. --
Part three. Vestiges: virtues rewarded and other crimes --
Glossary.
Responsibility: James Webb.

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The story of a platoon of Marines fighting in Vietnam evokes the ambiguous and gruesome character of the war and contrasts man's realization of war's dangers with his attraction to war as the ultimate test of survival.

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