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A Walk in the Sun (Signed)

By: Harry Brown

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1949

Edition: Sixth Printing

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031182

Condition: Good


Brown tells a gripping and realistic tale of the randomness and impersonal nature of combat. In the Allied landings at Salerno on the Italian peninsula during World War II, a fictional platoon loses its lieutenant and senior sergeant to enemy fire, regroups inland to decide what to do, and soon loses its next-senior NCO to battle fatigue. This short but intense novel follows the remaining members of the platoon as they attempt to ascertain their mission and carry it out based on the only guide they have, a map found on the lieutenant?s body. A gripping tale of the realities and uncertainties... View more info