Stars in the Corps: Movie Actors in the United States Marines
Naval Institute Press, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 246 pages
"Accompanied by some never-before-published photographs, many of these revealing profiles are based on recent interviews with the stars or their families and friends. Battle reports, unit diaries, and personnel records were consulted to authenticate the details of their military careers. Filled with little-known facts and fascinating tidbits of information, this book will delight and inform the staunchest Marine supporter and most avid movie fan."--Jacket.
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