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Once There Was a War

John Steinbeck

Nobel laureate John Steinbeck's bracing from-the-frontlines account of World War II-now with a new cover and introduction In 1943 John Steinbeck was on assignment for The New York Herald Tribune, writing from Italy and North Africa, and from England in the midst of the London blitz. In his dispatches he focuses on the human-scale effect of the war, portraying everyone from the guys in a bomber crew to Bob Hope on his USO tour and even fighting alongside soldiers behind enemy lines. Taken together, these writings create an indelible portrait of life in wartime.

Nobel laureate John Steinbeck's bracing from-the-frontlines account of World War II-now with a new cover and introduction In 1943 John Steinbeck was on assignment for The New York Herald Tribune, writing from Italy and North Africa, and from England in the midst of the London blitz. In his dispatches he focuses on the human-scale effect of the war, portraying everyone from the guys in a bomber crew to Bob Hope on his USO tour and even fighting alongside soldiers behind enemy lines. Taken together, these writings create an indelible portrait of life in wartime.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Nobel laureate John Steinbeck's bracing from-the-frontlines account of World War II-now with a new cover and introduction In 1943 John Steinbeck was on assignment for The New York Herald Tribune, writing from Italy and North Africa, and from England in the midst of the London blitz. In his dispatches he focuses on the human-scale effect of the war, portraying everyone from the guys in a bomber crew to Bob Hope on his USO tour and even fighting alongside soldiers behind enemy lines. Taken together, these writings create an indelible portrait of life in wartime.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Lloyd James

Length:

7h 21m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:06


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:33


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:23


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:57


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

08:50


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:49


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:07


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:47


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:37


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:35


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:34


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:49


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

06:18


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:58


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:53


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:47


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:54


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:28


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

06:17


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:41


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:17


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:09


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

06:00


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:00


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:34


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:13


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:24


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:29


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

04:39


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

05:44


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:48


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:54


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:50


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:30


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

04:53


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:10


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:14


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:30


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

08:17


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

06:07


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

06:33


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:17


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:25


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

05:05


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:43


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:19


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

06:55


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

06:05


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

05:28


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

05:30


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:02


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

06:38


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:18


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

05:36


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

06:17


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

04:24


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

06:13


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

06:07


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

05:45


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

08:15


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

06:16


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

06:24


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

07:15


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

06:07


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

06:06


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

06:28


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

05:16


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

08:42


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

10:11


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

05:21


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

01:02