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Bombs Away - The Story of a Bomber Team

John Steinbeck

A magnificent volume of short novels and an essential World War II report from one of America's great twentieth-century writers On the heels of the enormous success of his masterwork The Grapes of Wrath and at the height of the American war effort John Steinbeck, one of the most prolific and influential literary figures of his generation, wrote Bombs Away, a nonfiction account of his experiences with U.S. Army Air Force bomber crews during World War II. Now, for the first time since its original publication in 1942, Penguin Classics presents this exclusive edition of Steinbeck's introduction to the then-nascent U.S. Army Air Force and its bomber crew--the essential core unit behind American air power that Steinbeck described as "the greatest team in the world." For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.

A magnificent volume of short novels and an essential World War II report from one of America's great twentieth-century writers On the heels of the enormous success of his masterwork The Grapes of Wrath and at the height of the American war effort John Steinbeck, one of the most prolific and influential literary figures of his generation, wrote Bombs Away, a nonfiction account of his experiences with U.S. Army Air Force bomber crews during World War II. Now, for the first time since its original publication in 1942, Penguin Classics presents this exclusive edition of Steinbeck's introduction to the then-nascent U.S. Army Air Force and its bomber crew--the essential core unit behind American air power that Steinbeck described as "the greatest team in the world." For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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A magnificent volume of short novels and an essential World War II report from one of America's great twentieth-century writers On the heels of the enormous success of his masterwork The Grapes of Wrath and at the height of the American war effort John Steinbeck, one of the most prolific and influential literary figures of his generation, wrote Bombs Away, a nonfiction account of his experiences with U.S. Army Air Force bomber crews during World War II. Now, for the first time since its original publication in 1942, Penguin Classics presents this exclusive edition of Steinbeck's introduction to the then-nascent U.S. Army Air Force and its bomber crew--the essential core unit behind American air power that Steinbeck described as "the greatest team in the world." For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Scott Aiello

Length:

4h 36m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:14


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

02:57


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:49


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

07:17


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:27


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

07:03


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

08:12


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:40


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:45


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:00


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:03


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:47


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:32


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

08:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

08:00


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

08:04


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

08:07


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:44


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:18


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:52


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

07:42


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

06:52


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:52


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:33


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

08:14


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

07:13


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:35


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

07:12


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

05:13


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:03


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:32


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

06:27


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:00


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

08:33


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

07:55


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:26


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

08:40


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:18


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

07:40


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:52


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

00:37