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Stars in the corps : movie actors in the United States Marines

Author: James E Wise, Jr.; Anne Collier Rehill
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A companion volume to the popular Stars in Blue: Movie Actors in America's Sea Services by the same authors, this book is filled with more than thirty celebrity profiles of motion picture stars who served in the U.S. Marine Corps from World War I through Vietnam. Many readers will discover for the first time the contributions to the Corps of such actors as Steve McQueen, Gene Hackman, Harvey Keitel, Brian Dennehy,
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wise, James E., 1930-
Stars in the corps.
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)606490815
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James E Wise, Jr.; Anne Collier Rehill
ISBN: 1557509492 9781557509499
OCLC Number: 40631960
Description: 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. In the Heat of Battle. Dale Dye. Sterling Hayden. Louis Hayward. Brian Keith. Lee Marvin. Peter J. Ortiz --
pt. 2. Semper Fidelis. Bob Burns. Macdonald Carey. Barry Corbin. Brian Dennehy. Bradford Dillman. Gene Hackman. George Roy Hill. Harvey Keitel. Bill Lundigan. Jock Mahoney. Ed McMahon. Steve McQueen. Hugh O'Brian. Gerald O'Loughlin. George Peppard. Lee Powell. Tyrone Power. John Russell. Robert Ryan. George C. Scott. Tad Van Brunt. Jonathan Winters. App. A. A Few More Good Men --
App. B. Lillian Russell and Women in the Marines --
App. C. The Swinging Sounds of Bob Crosby's Bands --
App. D. Entertaining the Troops.
Responsibility: James E. Wise, Jr. and Anne Collier Rehill.
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