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Helmet for my pillow : [from Parris Island to the Pacific]

Author: Robert Leckie; John Allen Nelson; Tantor Media.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Follow John Leckie's odyssey, from basic training on Parris Island, South Carolina, all the way to the raging battles in the Pacific, where some of the war's fiercest fighting took place. Recounting his services with the 1st Marine Division and the brutal action on Guadalcanal, New Britain and Peleliu, Leckie spares no detail of the horrors and sacrifices of war.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Personal narratives
Named Person: Robert Leckie; Robert Leckie
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Leckie; John Allen Nelson; Tantor Media.
ISBN: 9781400110506 1400110505 9781400120338 1400120330 9781400140503 1400140501
OCLC Number: 471821126
Notes: Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by John Allen Nelson.
Description: 9 audio discs (10 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Robert Leckie.

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Follow John Leckie's odyssey, from basic training on Parris Island, South Carolina, all the way to the raging battles in the Pacific, where some of the war's fiercest fighting took place. Recounting his services with the 1st Marine Division and the brutal action on Guadalcanal, New Britain and Peleliu, Leckie spares no detail of the horrors and sacrifices of war.

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