Something about a soldier

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Random House, Mar 12, 1986 - Biography & Autobiography - 255 pages
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User Review  - Riley - Goodreads

The real scoop. What soldiers really do. Interesting stuff on soldiers' life in foreign country in peacetime. Read full review

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User Review  - Brandoncrawfordsmith - Goodreads

Damn fine autobiography from Charles Willeford. Willeford is about as honest as a human being can be in detailing his earliest years in the Army Air Force in the Philippines. Read full review


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About the author (1986)

Charles Willeford was a highly decorated (Silver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Luxembourg Croix de Guerre) tank commander with the Third Army in World War II. He was also a professional horse trainer, boxer, radio announcer, and painter. Willeford, the author of twenty novels, created the Miami detective series featuring Hoke Moseley, which includes Miami Blues, Sideswipe, The Way We Die Now, and New Hope for the Dead. He died in 1988.

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