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The suicide run

Author: William Styron
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Best known for his ambitious novels, Styron also created personal but no less powerful tales based on his real-life experiences as a U.S. Marine. This book collects five of these meticulously rendered narratives, one published here for the first time, bringing to life the drama, inhumanity, absurdity, and heroism that forever changed the men who served in the Marine Corps.--From publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Styron
ISBN: 9780224087384 022408738X
OCLC Number: 455800536
Description: pages cm
Contents: Blankenship (1953) --
Marriott, the Marine (1971) --
The suicide run (1974) --
My father's house (1988) --
Elobey, Annobón, and Corisco (1995) Blankenship --
Marriott, the marine --
The suicide run --
My father's house --
Elobey, Annobon, and Corisco. Blankenship --
Marriott, the Marine --
The suicide run --
My father's house --
Elobey, Annobón, and Corisco.
Responsibility: by William Styron.

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Includes stories that are set in the gruelling camps and sweltering training fields that marked the limbo point between civilian life and the horrors of war. This collection focuses on young men who,  Read more...

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