Aldean's Reviews > Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles

Jarhead by Anthony Swofford
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Sep 01, 2010

really liked it
bookshelves: memoir, dark-side-of-humanity, history, possessions
Recommended for: thoughtful people
Read in September, 2003 — I own a copy , read count: 2

A phenomenal read. I was completely carried along by Swofford's terse, skillful prose. His thoughtful, reflective portrait of his military experience remains one of my favorite things I have ever read in the genre.

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