Doing Battle: The Making of a Skeptic by Paul Fussell

Doing Battle: The Making of a Skeptic

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In this highly praised autobiographical work, the author of "The Great War" and "Modern Memory" recounts his own experience of combat in World War II and how it became a determining force in his life. "Doing Battle" is at once a summing-up of one man's life and a profoundly thoughtful portrait of America's own search for identity in the second half of this century. of photos.

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Paul Fussell Jr. was born in Pasadena, California on March 22, 1924. He was drafted into the Army in 1943 while attending Pomona College. During his tour of duty, he won the Bronze Star and two Purple Hearts. He returned to college in 1945. He received a bachelor of arts degree from Pomona College in 1947 and a master's degree and a do...
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Title:Doing Battle: The Making of a SkepticFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.75 inPublished:January 7, 1998Publisher:Little, Brown And Company

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ISBN - 10:0316290610

ISBN - 13:9780316290616

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In this highly praised autobiographical work, the author of "The Great War" and "Modern Memory" recounts his own experience of combat in World War II and how it became a determining force in his life. "Doing Battle" is at once a summing-up of one man's life and a profoundly thoughtful portrait of America's own search for identity in the second half of this century. of photos.