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Goodbye, darkness : a memoir of the Pacific War

Author: William Manchester
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A personal memoir of the author while serving in the Pacific during World War II as a foot soldier in the Marines.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: William Manchester; William Manchester; William Manchester; William Manchester
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Manchester
ISBN: 0316545015 9780316545013
OCLC Number: 6421928
Description: 401 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Blood that never dried --
The wind-grieved ghost --
From the Argonne to Pearl Harbor --
Arizona, I remember you --
Ghastly remnants of its last gaunt garrison --
The rim of darkness --
The raggedy ass marines --
The canal --
Les braves gens --
We are living very fast --
I will lay me down for to bleed a while ... --
... Then I'll rise and fight with you again.
Responsibility: William Manchester.

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A personal memoir of the author while serving in the Pacific during World War II as a foot soldier in the Marines.

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