Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Long Gray Line - 10 edition

Long Gray Line (ISBN10: 080509122X; ISBN13: 9780805091229)
ISBN13: 978-0805091229
ISBN10: 080509122X

Summary: ''Enormously rich in detail and written with a novelist's brilliance . . . A very moving book.'' -James Salter,The Washington Post Book WorldA classic of its kind,The Long Gray Lineis the twenty-five-year saga of the West Point class of 1966. With a novelist's eye for detail, Rick Atkinson illuminates this powerful story through the lives of three classmates and the women they loved-from the boisterous cadet years, to the fires of Vietnam, to the hard peace and internal struggles tha
t followed the war. The rich cast of characters also includes Douglas MacArthur, William C. Westmoreland, and a score of other memorable figures. The class of 1966 straddled a fault line in American history, and Atkinson's masterly book speaks for a generation of American men and women about innocence, patriotism, and the price we pay for our dreams.An immediateNew York Timesbestseller upon its original publication, the twentieth anniversary edition includes a new foreword by the author.
...show more
Summary: ''Enormously rich in detail and written with a novelist's brilliance . . . A very moving book.'' -James Salter,The Washington Post Book WorldA classic of its kind,The Long Gray Lineis the twenty-five-year saga of the West Point class of 1966. With a novelist's eye for detail, Rick Atkinson illuminates this powerful story through the lives of three classmates and the women they loved-from the boisterous cadet years, to the fires of Vietnam, to the hard peace and internal struggles that followed the war. The rich cast of characters also includes Douglas MacArthur, William C. Westmoreland, and a score of other memorable figures. The class of 1966 straddled a fault line in American history, and Atkinson's masterly book speaks for a generation of American men and women about innocence, patriotism, and the price we pay for our dreams.An immediateNew York Timesbestseller upon its original publication, the twentieth anniversary edition includes a new foreword by the author. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 10
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Picador USA
Year Published: 2010
International: No



List Price: $20.00
Used $6.19
Used
Save $13.81 (69%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 17 hours and 17 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Close
Close
Close