The Resource Redeployment, Phil Klay

Redeployment, Phil Klay

Label
Redeployment
Title
Redeployment
Statement of responsibility
Phil Klay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Phil Klay sets in devastating relief the two worlds a soldier inhabits: one of extremes and one of loss. His stories reveal the intricate combination of monotony, bureaucracy, comradeship and violence that makes up a soldier's daily life at war, and the isolation, remorse, and despair that can accompany a soldier's homecoming
Member of
Summary
A collection of short stories by a former Marine captain and Iraq veteran focuses on the complexities of life for soldiers on the front lines and after, exploring themes ranging from brutality and faith to guilt and survival
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 2014.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
  • W. Y. Boyd Literary Award, 2015.
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10276000
Cataloging source
DLC
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Klay, Phil
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Klay, Phil
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice
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  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Soldiers
Target audience
adult
Label
Redeployment, Phil Klay
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Redeployment -- FRAGO -- After Action Report -- Bodies -- OIF -- Money as a weapons system -- In Vietnam they had whores -- Prayer in the furnace -- Psychological operations -- War stories -- Unless it's a sucking chest wound -- Ten kliks south
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
397 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410470980
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print)
Lccn
2014011849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)875554635
Label
Redeployment, Phil Klay
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Redeployment -- FRAGO -- After Action Report -- Bodies -- OIF -- Money as a weapons system -- In Vietnam they had whores -- Prayer in the furnace -- Psychological operations -- War stories -- Unless it's a sucking chest wound -- Ten kliks south
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
397 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410470980
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print)
Lccn
2014011849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)875554635

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