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Books editi da Vintage Books con argomento Korean War 1950 1953

The Hunters

The Hunters

Salter James 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

With his stirring, rapturous first novel--originally published in 1956 --James Salter established himself as the most electrifying prose stylist since Hemingway. Four decades later, it is clear that he also fashioned the most enduring fiction ever about aerial warfare.Captain Cleve Connell arrives in Korea with a single...

€ 17,50
Lark and Termite

Lark and Termite

Phillips Jayne Anne 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

National Bestseller New York Times Notable Book Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, The Washington Post and Los Angeles Times Best Book of the YearLark and Termite is a rich, wonderfully alive novel about seventeen year old Lark and her brother, Termite, living in West Virginia in the 1950s. Their mother,...

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€ 14,30
War Trash

War Trash

Jin Ha 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

Ha Jin's masterful new novel casts a searchlight into a forgotten corner of modern history, the experience of Chinese soldiers held in U.S. POW camps during the Korean War. In 1951 Yu Yuan, a scholarly and self-effacing clerical officer in Mao's “volunteer” army, is taken prisoner south of the 38th Parallel. Because...

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€ 15,20
The Long March and in the Clap Shack/2 Books in 1

The Long March and in the Clap Shack/2 Books in 1

Styron William 
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)

Two extraordinary works about soldiers in a time of dubious peace by a writer of vast eloquence and moral authority. With stylistic panache and vitriolic wit, William Styron depicts conflicts between men of somewhat more than average intelligence and the military machine. In The Long March, a novella, two Marine reservists...

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