Goodbye, Darkness

A Memoir of the Pacific War
Product Number: EB00277113
Released: Apr 10, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780316149419
Publisher: Back Bay Books
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The nightmares began for William Manchester 23 years after WW II. In his dreams he lived with the recurring image of a battle-weary youth (himself), "angrily demanding to know what had happened to the three decades since he had laid down his arms." To find out, Manchester visited those places in the Pacific where as a young Marine he fought the Japanese, and in this book examines his experiences in the line with his fellow soldiers (his "brothers"). He gives us an honest and unabashedly emotional account of his part in the war in the Pacific. "The most moving memoir of combat on WW II that I have ever read. A testimony to the fortitude of man...a gripping, haunting, book."-William L. Shirer

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Author(s): William Manchester
Original Publish Date: Dec 14, 2008

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Author(s): William Manchester
Narrator(s): Barrett Whitener
Product Number Z100094701
Released: Jun 16, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781483065601

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