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From here to eternity

Author: James Jones
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Delta, 1998, ©1951.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a long, satisfying, commanding novel of the soldiers who were poised on the brink of real manhood when World War II flung them unceremoniously into that abyss. Private Robert E. Lee Prewitt is the nonconformist hero who refuses to box at Schofield Barracks and is slowly destroyed by his own rebelliousness. Around him, others are fighting their own small battles--and losing.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Military history
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Jones
ISBN: 0385333641 9780385333641 9781439502174 143950217X
OCLC Number: 44614079
Description: 850 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Transfer --
Company --
Women --
Stockade --
Re-enlistment blues.
Responsibility: James Jones.

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This is a long, satisfying, commanding novel of the soldiers who were poised on the brink of real manhood when World War II flung them unceremoniously into that abyss. Private Robert E. Lee Prewitt is the nonconformist hero who refuses to box at Schofield Barracks and is slowly destroyed by his own rebelliousness. Around him, others are fighting their own small battles--and losing.

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