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Goodbye, darkness : a memoir of the Pacific War

Author: William Manchester
Publisher: Boston : Back Bay Books, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 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
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Manchester
ISBN: 0316501115 9780316501118
OCLC Number: 50507604
Description: 401 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Preamble: Blood That Never Dried 3 --
Prologue: The Wind-Grieved Ghost 9 --
Able: From the Argonne to Pearl Harbor 15 --
Baker: Arizona, I Remember You 37 --
Charlie: Ghastly Remnants of Its Last Gaunt Garrison 55 --
Dog: The Rim of Darkness 77 --
Easy: The Raggedy Ass Marines 119 --
Fox: The Canal 159 --
George: Les Braves Gens 215 --
How: We Are Living Very Fast 255 --
Item: I Will Lay Me Down for to Bleed a While ... 305 --
Jig: ... Then I'll Rise and Fight with You Again 349.
Responsibility: William Manchester.

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The 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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