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Helmet for my pillow : from Parris Island to the Pacific : a young Marine's stirring account of combat in World War II / Robert Leckie.

by Leckie, Robert.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2010Edition: Bantam Books trade pbk. ed.Description: 305 p., [4] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780553593310; 0553593315.Subject(s): Leckie, Robert, 1920-2001 | United States. Marine Corps | World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American | World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean | World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operationsSummary: Leckie provides one of the most riveting first-person accounts ever to come out of WWII. Follow his odyssey, from basic training to the raging battles in the Pacific.
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"Originally published in hardcover in slightly different form ... by Random House ... in 1957"--T.p. verso.

Leckie provides one of the most riveting first-person accounts ever to come out of WWII. Follow his odyssey, from basic training to the raging battles in the Pacific.

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