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ISBN-13: 9780393050318
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 10/28/2000
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 216,860
Product dimensions: 9.52(w) x 6.24(h) x 0.95(d)

About the Author

Born in 1921, Bill Mauldin squeezed several lifetimes into his eighty-one years. In addition to cartooning, he acted in Hollywood movies, ran for Congress, piloted airplanes, wrote several books and hundreds of articles, and won two Pulitzer Prizes, the first for his wartime cartoons. He died in 2003.

The distinguished historian Stephen E. Ambrose is the author of several best-selling books on World War II and was an editor of the Eisenhower Papers.

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
According to the WW11 Veteran that received and loved this book, it is accurate and written with obvious first had knowledge.
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My aunt bought this book for ($3) in 1945 and enjoyed it. When I got old enough to understand about WWII, I read the book, too. The cartoons gave me a better understanding of how the soldiers felt about the war. I think kids should read these cartoons to learn about the war.