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The Resource American men at arms, selected and introduced by F. van Wyck Mason

American men at arms, selected and introduced by F. van Wyck Mason

Label
American men at arms
Title
American men at arms
Statement of responsibility
selected and introduced by F. van Wyck Mason
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The three great holocausts of this century -- World War I, World War II the Korean conflict -- bred death and destruction. Yet out of the utter desolation came some of the finest American literature. This is an anthology of the most potent excepts which capture the sweat and the humor, the glory and hardship of war
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ1.M3815
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1978
  • 1891-1976
  • 1896-1970
  • 1872-1942
  • 1891-1983
  • 1902-1965
  • 1894-1968
  • 1888-1959
  • 1893-1954
  • 1919-2003
  • 1913-
  • 1924-
  • 1921-1977
  • 1907-1997
  • 1924-2003
  • 1903-1966
  • 1916-1989
  • 1916-1953
  • 1908-1989
  • 1908-1958
  • 1924-2010
  • 1907-1986
  • 1926-2013
  • 1925-
  • 1913-1984
  • 1919-1949
  • 1917-1993
  • 1908-1997
  • 1907-1999
  • 1915-1986
  • 1915-2019
  • 1908-1999
  • 1929-1996
  • 1924-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mason, F. van Wyck
  • Streeter, Edward
  • Dos Passos, John
  • Terhune, Albert Payson
  • Ellsberg, Edward
  • Reynolds, Quentin James
  • Stallings, Laurence
  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • March, William
  • Hargrove, Marion
  • Plagemann, Bentz
  • MacCuish, David
  • Mailer, Norman
  • Jones, James
  • Michener, James A.
  • Uris, Leon
  • Hubler, Richard C.
  • Clagett, John
  • Chamberlain, William
  • O'Rourke, Frank
  • Burns, John Horne
  • Haines, William Wister
  • Shapiro, L. S. B.
  • Loomis, Edward
  • Calmer, Ned
  • Matheson, Richard
  • Garrett, James
  • Shaw, Irwin
  • Klaas, Joe
  • Heggen, Thomas
  • Brinkley, William
  • Rosten, Leo
  • Dodson, Kenneth
  • Hardy, William M.
  • White, Theodore H.
  • Wouk, Herman
  • Myrer, Anton
  • Powell, Richard
  • Clavell, James
  • Ross, Glen
  • Serling, Rod
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • War stories
Label
American men at arms, selected and introduced by F. van Wyck Mason
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Edward Ellsberg
  • Quentin Reynolds
  • Frozen march (from Band of brothers)
  • Ernest Frankel
  • The bloodstained beach
  • Jacland Marmur
  • A plethora of sergeants (from From here to Shimbashi)
  • John Sack
  • Mayday! (from The bridges of Toko-ri)
  • James A. Michener
  • Orders : plans and execution (from The price of courage)
  • The goldfish mutiny
  • Curt Anders
  • The tank, the gun, the man (from Your own beloved sons)
  • Thomas Anderson
  • Bang the drum slowly (from The last campaign)
  • Glen Ross
  • The new weapon (from The rack)
  • Rod Serling
  • F. van Wyck Mason
  • The lost batallion (from Known but to God)
  • Quentin Reynolds
  • Captain Flagg
  • Sergeant Quirt (from What price glory?)
  • Lawrence Stallings and Maxwell Anderson
  • The Argonne (from Three soldiers)
  • John Dos Passos
  • World War I (1917-1918).
  • The prisoners (from Company K.)
  • William March
  • World War II (1941-1945).
  • Pearl Harbor (from The pistol)
  • James Jones
  • Give 'em hell, boys (from See here, Private Hargrove)
  • Marion Hargrove
  • Dress rehearsal (from The steel cocoon)
  • Bentz Plagemann
  • First wave (from Do not go gentle)
  • Letters from a rookie (from Dere Mable)
  • David MacCuish
  • Attack! (from The naked and the dead)
  • Norman Mailer
  • First blood (from The thin red line)
  • James Jones
  • Alligator
  • The landing at Kuralei (from Tales of the South Pacific)
  • James A. Michener
  • "You can't live without 'em" (from Battle cry)
  • Leon Uris
  • Edward Streeter
  • No prisoners! (from Walk into hell)
  • Richard C. Hubler
  • The killing (from The slot)
  • John Clagett
  • The sacrificed regiment
  • William Chamberlain
  • The war machine (from E Company)
  • Frank O'Rourke
  • Promenade in North Africa (from The gallery)
  • John Horne Burns
  • Waiting (from Three soldiers)
  • Operation Stitch (from Command decision)
  • William W. Haines
  • The triple two (from Hawaii)
  • James A. Michener
  • Queen Penicillin (from The gallery)
  • John Horne Burns
  • D-Day (from The sixth of June)
  • Lionel Shapiro
  • Wounds (from Heroic love)
  • Edward Loomis
  • John Dos Passos
  • Corporal Albert Selig (from The strange land)
  • Ned Calmer
  • December 14, 1944 (from The beardless warriors)
  • Richard Matheson
  • The Siegfried line (from And save them for pallbearers)
  • James Garrett
  • A welcome to Germany (from The young lions)
  • Irwin Shaw
  • The flag is raised (from Maybe I'm dead)
  • Joe Klaas
  • The wildcat
  • The birthmark (from Mr. Roberts)
  • Thomas Heggen
  • The Lacy battle flag (from Don't go near the water)
  • William Brinkley
  • The happiest man in the world (from Captain Newman, M.D.)
  • Leo Rosten
  • The squad (from The naked and the dead)
  • Norman Mailer
  • Collision course (from Away all boats)
  • Kenneth Dodson
  • Albert Payson Terhune
  • The hunter and the hunted (from Wolfpack)
  • William Hardy
  • Act of charity (from The mountain road)
  • Theodore H. White
  • Beyond the call of duty (from The locust fire)
  • Eugene Brown
  • Mutiny (from The Caine mutiny)
  • Herman Wouk
  • Life in the foxholes (from The big war)
  • Anton Myrer
  • Queenstown patrol (from S-54)
  • Vicksburg remembered (from The soldier)
  • Richard Powell
  • Easter Sunday (from Away all boats)
  • Kenneth Dodson
  • Gate to freedom (from King Rat)
  • James Clavell
  • Korea (1950-1953).
  • The band (from The last campaign)
  • Glen Ross
  • Corpsman! (from Known but to God)
Control code
ocm01425037
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 619 pages
Lccn
64025729
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps on endpapers
System control number
(OCoLC)01425037
Label
American men at arms, selected and introduced by F. van Wyck Mason
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Edward Ellsberg
  • Quentin Reynolds
  • Frozen march (from Band of brothers)
  • Ernest Frankel
  • The bloodstained beach
  • Jacland Marmur
  • A plethora of sergeants (from From here to Shimbashi)
  • John Sack
  • Mayday! (from The bridges of Toko-ri)
  • James A. Michener
  • Orders : plans and execution (from The price of courage)
  • The goldfish mutiny
  • Curt Anders
  • The tank, the gun, the man (from Your own beloved sons)
  • Thomas Anderson
  • Bang the drum slowly (from The last campaign)
  • Glen Ross
  • The new weapon (from The rack)
  • Rod Serling
  • F. van Wyck Mason
  • The lost batallion (from Known but to God)
  • Quentin Reynolds
  • Captain Flagg
  • Sergeant Quirt (from What price glory?)
  • Lawrence Stallings and Maxwell Anderson
  • The Argonne (from Three soldiers)
  • John Dos Passos
  • World War I (1917-1918).
  • The prisoners (from Company K.)
  • William March
  • World War II (1941-1945).
  • Pearl Harbor (from The pistol)
  • James Jones
  • Give 'em hell, boys (from See here, Private Hargrove)
  • Marion Hargrove
  • Dress rehearsal (from The steel cocoon)
  • Bentz Plagemann
  • First wave (from Do not go gentle)
  • Letters from a rookie (from Dere Mable)
  • David MacCuish
  • Attack! (from The naked and the dead)
  • Norman Mailer
  • First blood (from The thin red line)
  • James Jones
  • Alligator
  • The landing at Kuralei (from Tales of the South Pacific)
  • James A. Michener
  • "You can't live without 'em" (from Battle cry)
  • Leon Uris
  • Edward Streeter
  • No prisoners! (from Walk into hell)
  • Richard C. Hubler
  • The killing (from The slot)
  • John Clagett
  • The sacrificed regiment
  • William Chamberlain
  • The war machine (from E Company)
  • Frank O'Rourke
  • Promenade in North Africa (from The gallery)
  • John Horne Burns
  • Waiting (from Three soldiers)
  • Operation Stitch (from Command decision)
  • William W. Haines
  • The triple two (from Hawaii)
  • James A. Michener
  • Queen Penicillin (from The gallery)
  • John Horne Burns
  • D-Day (from The sixth of June)
  • Lionel Shapiro
  • Wounds (from Heroic love)
  • Edward Loomis
  • John Dos Passos
  • Corporal Albert Selig (from The strange land)
  • Ned Calmer
  • December 14, 1944 (from The beardless warriors)
  • Richard Matheson
  • The Siegfried line (from And save them for pallbearers)
  • James Garrett
  • A welcome to Germany (from The young lions)
  • Irwin Shaw
  • The flag is raised (from Maybe I'm dead)
  • Joe Klaas
  • The wildcat
  • The birthmark (from Mr. Roberts)
  • Thomas Heggen
  • The Lacy battle flag (from Don't go near the water)
  • William Brinkley
  • The happiest man in the world (from Captain Newman, M.D.)
  • Leo Rosten
  • The squad (from The naked and the dead)
  • Norman Mailer
  • Collision course (from Away all boats)
  • Kenneth Dodson
  • Albert Payson Terhune
  • The hunter and the hunted (from Wolfpack)
  • William Hardy
  • Act of charity (from The mountain road)
  • Theodore H. White
  • Beyond the call of duty (from The locust fire)
  • Eugene Brown
  • Mutiny (from The Caine mutiny)
  • Herman Wouk
  • Life in the foxholes (from The big war)
  • Anton Myrer
  • Queenstown patrol (from S-54)
  • Vicksburg remembered (from The soldier)
  • Richard Powell
  • Easter Sunday (from Away all boats)
  • Kenneth Dodson
  • Gate to freedom (from King Rat)
  • James Clavell
  • Korea (1950-1953).
  • The band (from The last campaign)
  • Glen Ross
  • Corpsman! (from Known but to God)
Control code
ocm01425037
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 619 pages
Lccn
64025729
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps on endpapers
System control number
(OCoLC)01425037

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