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Mollie and other war pieces

Author: A J Liebling
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The hero of the title story is a private in the Ninth Army division known as Mollie, short for Molotov, so called by his fellow G.I.s because of his radical views and Russian origins. Other stories take Lieblin through air battles in Tunisia, across the channel with the D-Day invasion fleet, and through a liberated Paris celebrating de Gaulle and freedom.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A J Liebling
ISBN: 0803280319 9780803280311
OCLC Number: 53287730
Notes: Originally published: New York : Ballantine Books, 1964.
Description: 286 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Quest for Mollie --
The Foamy Fields --
P.S. on Rozanoff --
1954 --
Gafsa, The Eighth Army from Gabes --
1943, With Dr. Freeman in Africa, The Chemounis Revisited, Gafsa Revisited --
Run, run, run, run --
Notes from the Kidnap House --
1944 --
For Bunny Rigg --
Cross-Channel Trip --
Letters from France --
My Dear Little Louise --
Letter from Paris --
Day of Victory --
The Events at Comblanchien --
November, 1944.
Other Titles: Mollie & other war pieces
Responsibility: by A.J. Liebling.
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Presents a view of the Second World War, through stories told in the words of the soldiers, sailors, and airmen who fought it, the civilians who endured it, and the correspondents who covered it.  Read more...

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"War was the dominant theme in New Yorker writer A. J. Liebling's life from October 1939 through 1944. This collection is less about the cruelty of war than the contradictory and complicated Read more...

 
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