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Helmet for my pillow : from Parris Island to the Pacific

Author: Robert Leckie
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books Trade Paperbacks, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Bantam books Trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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Leckie provides one of the most riveting first-person accounts ever to come out of WWII. Follow his odyssey, from basic training to the raging battles in the Pacific.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Robert Leckie; Robert Leckie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Leckie
ISBN: 9780553593310 0553593315
OCLC Number: 642005507
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, 1957.
"A young Marine's stirring account of combat in World War II."
Description: 305 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Robert Leckie.

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Leckie provides one of the most riveting first-person accounts ever to come out of WWII. Follow his odyssey, from basic training to the raging battles in the Pacific.

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