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A generational saga of American men at war.
349 pages
Published 1971 by Mayflower (first published January 1st 1969)
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Roger Bailey
This is a little confusing because of the layout. It follows the lives of three generations of men when they were about age eighteen to twenty and each of them tells his story in the first person. Each chapter is named as a month. It starts out in November of 1963 and that chapter is labeled November. The next chapter is labeled December and it takes a while to realize that it is December 1942 and that the new narrator is the father of the narrator in the November chapter. Then comes January, ...more
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Better known by his pseudonym Ed McBain.

Born Salvatore Albert Lombino, he legally adopted the name Evan Hunter in 1952. While successful and well known as Evan Hunter, he was even better known as Ed McBain, a name he used for most of his crime fiction, beginning in 1956.
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