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3 edition of Helmet for My Pillow found in the catalog.

Helmet for My Pillow

Helmet for My Pillow

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Published by Random House Publishing Group in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatE-book
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24282830M
ISBN 109780553907483
OCLC/WorldCa647357582


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Leckie was awarded five battle stars, the Naval Commendation Medal with Combat V, and the Purple Heart. Helmet for My Pillow (Random House, ) was his first book; it received the Marine Corps Combat Correspondents Association award upon publication/5(K). Helmet for my pillow is the type of book you simply can't put down.

And you will be reading it and people in the other room will ask you "What's so funny?" because you often laugh out-loud at the wonderfully entertaining style Leckie uses/5(K). “Helmet for My Pillow is a grand and epic prose poem. Robert Leckie’s theme is the purely human experience of war in the Pacific, written in the graceful imagery of a human being who—somehow—survived.”—Tom Hanks “One hell of a book!/5(K).

Helmet for my Pillow is quite unlike other biographical accounts of war that I have read. It does not delve into the technical nor does it have the staccato-like narration I usually relate with history, specially war.

In using nicknames instead of military rankings the author reminds readers that they who fought bravely were just ordinary men/5.

“Helmet for My Pillow is a grand and epic prose poem. Robert Leckie’s theme is the purely human experience of war in the Pacific, written in the graceful imagery of a human being who — somehow — survived.”/5(K).

Helmet for My Pillow is a grand and epic prose poem. Robert Leckie’s theme is the purely human experience of war in the Pacific, written in the graceful imagery of a human being who—somehow—survived.”—Tom Hanks “One hell of a book!/5(). Helmet for My Pillow PDF by Robert Leckie Posted on Febru Febru by Rahul Download Helmet for My Pillow PDF: From Parris Island to the Pacific by Robert Leckie published on 2nd February Free download or read online Helmet for My Pillow pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Robert Leckie. The book was published in multiple languages including, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this war, military story are.

The book has been awarded with, and many others/5. Unparalleled in its immediacy and accuracy, Helmet for My Pillow tells the gripping true story of an ordinary soldier fighting in extraordinary conditions. This is a book that brings you as close to the mud, the blood, and the experience of war as it is safe to come.

'Helmet for My Pillow is a grand and epic prose poem/5(K).