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The Resource The Junior Officers' Reading Club : killing time and fighting wars, Patrick Hennessey

The Junior Officers' Reading Club : killing time and fighting wars, Patrick Hennessey

Label
The Junior Officers' Reading Club : killing time and fighting wars
Title
The Junior Officers' Reading Club
Title remainder
killing time and fighting wars
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Hennessey
Title variation
Junior Officers Reading Club
Title variation remainder
killing time and fighting wars
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A revelatory first-hand account of a young enlistee's profound coming of age and how boys grow into men amid the frenetic, sometimes exhilarating violence, frequent boredom, and almost overwhelming responsibilities that frame a soldier's experience and the way we fight today
Summary
A revelatory first-hand account of a young enlistee's profound coming of age and how boys grow into men amid the frenetic, sometimes exhilarating violence, frequent boredom, and almost overwhelming responsibilities that frame a soldier's experience and the way we fight today
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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367374
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 956.7044/34092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
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killing time and fighting wars
Label
The Junior Officers' Reading Club : killing time and fighting wars, Patrick Hennessey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The Junior Officers' Reading Club -- A call to arms -- On the first block -- Welcome to fucking Iraq -- All things come -- Decompression -- Glossary of military terms
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition.
Extent
xv, 310 pages
Isbn
9781594484797
Lccn
2010017134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555647844
  • ocn555647844
  • OCoLC
Label
The Junior Officers' Reading Club : killing time and fighting wars, Patrick Hennessey
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The Junior Officers' Reading Club -- A call to arms -- On the first block -- Welcome to fucking Iraq -- All things come -- Decompression -- Glossary of military terms
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition.
Extent
xv, 310 pages
Isbn
9781594484797
Lccn
2010017134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555647844
  • ocn555647844
  • OCoLC

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