The officers' wives

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Doubleday, Mar 1, 1981 - Fiction - 645 pages
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Joanna, Amy, and Honor believes their future is shining and bright when each marries a West Point graduate in 1950. But reality replaces romance, and boredom replaces excitement, as each seeks fulfillment as a military wife.

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A huge epic, starting in 1950 with the graduation of a number of West Point lieutenants and their weddings, through their marriages, wars, children, divorces, deaths, and affairs. Fascinating insight ... Read full review

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Read this book many years ago about 3 young cadets graduating from West Point and marrying their childhood sweethearts. Well written story that follows their careers, the Korean and Vietnam wars and ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1981)

THOMAS FLEMING is the author of more than forty novels and nonfiction books, including bestsellers such as The Officers' Wives, Time and Tide, and Liberty! The American Revolution. He is a frequent guest and contributor to NPR, PBS, A&E, and the History Channel. He was the principal commentator on the award-winning PBS documentary The Irish in America: Long Journey Home. A Fellow of the Society of American Historians, Fleming has served as chairman of the American Revolution Round Table and president of the American Center of P.E.N., the international writer's organization. He lives in New York City.