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The Short-Timers
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Bantam Books
Publication date October 1, 1988
Binding Paperback
Edition Mti rei
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780553279450
ISBN-10 0553279459
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Original list price $4.50
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Summary
Follows the career of the sardonic narrator from the organized sadism of Marine basic training to an assignment as a combat reporter in Vietnam to his experiences as a platoon commander after the Tet offensive, portraying the descent into barbarism that marked America's intervention in Vietnam
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from Univ of Chicago Pr (September 1, 2007)
9780226318882 | details & prices | 160 pages | List price $14.00
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Mti rei edition from Bantam Books (October 1, 1988)
9780553279450 | details & prices | List price $4.50
About: Follows the career of the sardonic narrator from the organized sadism of Marine basic training to an assignment as a combat reporter in Vietnam to his experiences as a platoon commander after the Tet offensive, portraying the descent into barbarism that marked America's intervention in Vietnam
With R. D. O’leary | from Bantam Books (June 1, 1987); titled "Short Timers"
9780553267396 | details & prices | List price $3.50
This edition also contains R. D. O’leary 1866–1936: Notes from Mount Oread, 1914–1915
About: Follows the career of the sardonic narrator from the organized sadism of Marine basic training to an assignment as a combat reporter in Vietnam to his experiences as a platoon commander after the Tet offensive, portraying the descent into barbarism that marked America's intervention in Vietnam

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