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Puller's runner : a work of historical fiction about Lieutenant General Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller

Author: Nick Ragland; Joe Rouse
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Hamilton Books, [2009], ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a work of historical fiction about the Marine Corps' most famous Marine: Lieutenant General Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller. Although the story is told from the viewpoint of a fictional character  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Chesty Puller; Chesty Puller
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Ragland; Joe Rouse
ISBN: 9780761846062 0761846069 9780761846079 0761846077 9780761846086 0761846085
OCLC Number: 318877359
Awards: Winner of Marine Corps Heritage Foundation's James Webb Award 2012
Description: xv, 177 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 List of Maps Chapter 2 Acknowledgements Chapter 3 Organization of the 1st Marine Division Chapter 4 Prologue: The New York Times Chapter 5 Introduction Chapter 6 Chapter 1: Training Chapter 7 Chapter 2: Guadalcanal Chapter 8 Chapter 3: New Britain Chapter 9 Chapter 4: Peleliu Chapter 10 Chapter 5: The Korean War Chapter 11 Chapter 6: Inchon and Seoul Chapter 12 Chapter 7: Chosin Reservoir Chapter 13 Chapter 8: After Korea Chapter 14 Chapter 9: Ribbon Creek Chapter 15 Epilogue: The Death of a Marine Legend Chapter 16 About the Authors
Responsibility: Nick Ragland, Joe Rouse.

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