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The pistol

Author: James Jones
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : University of Chicago Press edView all editions and formats
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As bombs begin to fall on Pearl Harbor, 19 year old PFC Richard Mask is wearing a pistol that makes him feel connected to the army of the Wild West and Custer's cavalry. The pistol dominates the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Jones
ISBN: 0226391868 9780226391861
OCLC Number: 50948819
Notes: Originally published: New York : Scribner, 1958.
Description: 158 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: James Jones.
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