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Goodbye darkness : a memoir of the Pacific War

Author: William Manchester; Barrett Whitener
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this intensely powerful memoir, America's preeminent biographer-historian, who has written so brilliantly about World War II in his acclaimed lives of General Douglas MacArthur (American Caesar) and Winston Churchill (The Last Lion), looks back at his own early life. This memoir offers an unrivaled firsthand account of World War II in the Pacific of what it looked like, sounded like, smelled like, and most of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)99996811
Named Person: William Manchester; William Manchester
Material Type: Biography, Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: William Manchester; Barrett Whitener
ISBN: 1433280191 9781433280191 9781433236242 1433236249
OCLC Number: 123803164
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 15:02:34.
Performer(s): Read by Barrett Whitener.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 216221 KB; MP3 file size: 424083 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: William Manchester.

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In this intensely powerful memoir, America's preeminent biographer-historian, who has written so brilliantly about World War II in his acclaimed lives of General Douglas MacArthur (American Caesar) and Winston Churchill (The Last Lion), looks back at his own early life. This memoir offers an unrivaled firsthand account of World War II in the Pacific of what it looked like, sounded like, smelled like, and most of all, what it felt like to one who underwent all but the ultimate of its experiences.

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