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A leatherneck looks at life.

Author: Cornelius Vanderbreggen
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich., W.B. Eerdmans, 1945 [©1944]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The main thrust of this story is a 12-year quest for truth and peace by an intelligent and educated young man ... This is a true story. The experiences were actually lived by the author, and that is why this novel will ring true to the reader ... The book is a most ideal combination of interesting biography and absorbing fiction."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelius Vanderbreggen
OCLC Number: 6670668
Description: 232 pages
Contents: Edge of darkness --
Wanted: a treasure that cannot be lost --
Seeking it --
Holland fights the seas --
Holland fights for freedom --
Finding it --
Losing it --
Seeking and finding again --
Lost --
and found forever --
Random notes on Satan --
A leatherneck's life --
A leatherneck's prayer.

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"The main thrust of this story is a 12-year quest for truth and peace by an intelligent and educated young man ... This is a true story. The experiences were actually lived by the author, and that is why this novel will ring true to the reader ... The book is a most ideal combination of interesting biography and absorbing fiction."

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