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The suicide run : five tales of the Marine Corps

Author: William Styron; James L W West, III.
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Styron, William, 1925-2006.
Suicide run.
New York : Random House, ©2009
(DLC) 2008047610
Named Person: William Styron
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Styron; James L W West, III.
ISBN: 9781588369062 1588369064
OCLC Number: 496297463
Description: 1 online resource (194 pages)
Contents: Blankenship (1953) --
Marriott, the Marine (1971) --
The suicide run (1974) --
My father's house (1988) --
Elobey, Annobón, and Corisco (1995).
Responsibility: William Styron ; [edited by James L.W. West III].

Abstract:

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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