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The Resource What it is like to go to war

What it is like to go to war

Label
What it is like to go to war
Title
What it is like to go to war
Statement of responsibility
Karl Marlantes
Title variation
What it's like to go to war
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In his memoir, Marlantes relates his combat experiences in Vietnam and discusses the daily contradictions warriors face in the grind of war, where each battle requires them to take life or spare life. He also underscores the need for the returning veterans to be counseled properly
Summary
Offers insight into the combat experience, drawing on the author's background as a decorated Vietnam War veteran to raise awareness about how inadequately troops are prepared for battle-related psychological and spiritual trauma
Tone
Writing style
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10010015
Cataloging source
TXN
Dewey number
355
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
What it is like to go to war
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
Extent
256 pages; 22 cm
Isbn
9780802119926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a58967
  • (OCoLC)707253630
Label
What it is like to go to war
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
256 pages; 22 cm
Isbn
9780802119926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a58967
  • (OCoLC)707253630

Library Locations

    • Huntsville Public LibraryBorrow it
      1219 13th Street, Huntsville, TX, 77340, US
      30.721643 -95.551716
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