The Winds of War

The Winds of War

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by Herman Wouk
     
 

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A Masterpiece of Historical Fiction-The Great Novel of America's "Greatest Generation" Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II, which begins with The Winds of War and continues in War and Remembrance, stands as the crowning achievement of one of America's most celebrated storytellers. Like no other books about the war, Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the

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A Masterpiece of Historical Fiction-The Great Novel of America's "Greatest Generation" Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II, which begins with The Winds of War and continues in War and Remembrance, stands as the crowning achievement of one of America's most celebrated storytellers. Like no other books about the war, Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events-and all the drama, romance, heroism, and tragedy of World War II-as it immerses us in the lives of a single American family drawn into the very center of the war's maelstrom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780316952668
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Publication date:
02/05/2002
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
896
Sales rank:
80,374
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.37(h) x 1.50(d)
Age Range:
14 - 18 Years

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"Readers are going to be caught up in the excitement and sheer clinical force of this powerful story...A little period of history...and come away richer for the memories."

Meet the Author

Herman Wouk’s acclaimed novels include the Pulitzer Prize–winning The Caine Mutiny; Marjorie Morningstar; Don’t Stop the Carnival; Youngblood Hawke; The Winds of War; War and Remembrance; Inside, Outside; The Hope; and The Glory.

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