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War is-- : soldiers, survivors, and storytellers talk about war

Author: Marc Aronson; Patricia J Campbell
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An anthology of fiction, speeches, poems, and essays about war.
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Genre/Form: War stories
Juvenile works
Literary collections
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Aronson; Patricia J Campbell
ISBN: 9780763636258 0763636258
OCLC Number: 189666424
Notes: An anthology of fiction, speeches, poems, and essays about war.
Description: 200 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: War is--? / an introduction by Patty Campbell --
People like war / an introduction by Marc Aronson --
Dead Marine becomes lesson for students / an Associated press article --
Letter to a young enlistee / by Christian Bauman --
The recruitment minefield / by Bill Bigelow --
The moment of combat : an excerpt from What every person should know about war / by Chris Hedges, with an introduction by the author --
Thou shalt not kill / an interview with army chaplain Lyn Brown --
The war prayer / by Mark Twain --
Master of war / a song by Bob Dylan --
Letters from "over there," 1919 / excerpts from the World War I letters of Fred Duane Cowan --
In the front lines. The God-damned infantry ; A pure miracle ; The horrible waste of war ; A long thin line of personal anguish / columns by Ernie Pyle --
Memories of Vietnam. The battle of the horseshoe ; Vietnam tunnels / by C.W. Bowman, Jr. --
Letter from Vietnam / by Mickey Andrews --
Woman at war : what it is like to be a female soldier in Iraq / by Helen Benedict --
Wordsmith at war / a miliblog by Lee Kelley --
In order to see beauty in life, I had to see hell / an interview with Staff Sergeant David Bellavia --
Tough / by Joel Turnipseed --
A survivor's tale / a Nagasaki memoir by Fumiko Miura --
Killing flies / a one-act play by Rita Williams-Garcia --
Heads / a story by Margo Lanagan.
Other Titles: Soldiers, survivors, and storytellers talk about war
Responsibility: edited by Marc Aronson and Patty Campbell.
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