Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Did you know that "Private Ryan" was a "Screaming Eagle." Now meet Private Burgett, a real Screaming Eagle, who jumped with the famed 101st Airborne Division at Normandy and survived to tell the tale. His memoir vividly portrays the tragic chaos of war: the blood and sweat, the glory and tears of one of the greatest battles of all time. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This acknowledged classic vividly portrays the tragic chaos of war accompanied by incredible acts of heroism in the midst of death and destruction.
From the Back Cover:
"A fascinating tale of personal combat...portrays the courage, endurance, initiative and fighting qualities of an American soldier on a European battlefield of World War II."
-- Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I have read a lot of books on the experience of combat from both World Wars, and this is by a longshot the best. Without qualification."
-- Stephen E. Ambrose (from the Foreword)
A Military Book Club Selection
"Without false heroics, everything is here, man's cruelty and kindness under stress, fear and courage, hope and despair."
Donald R.Burgett Seven Roads To Hell
A screaming eagle at Bastogne "A marvelous book."
-- Stephen E. Ambrose
"A stirring combat memoir."
-- Kirkus Reviews
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Book Description Random House Publishing Group. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Cover Missing. Only lightly used. Book has minimal wear to cover and binding. A few pages may have small creases and minimal underlining. Seller Inventory # G0891416811I3N01
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Seller Inventory # S_207853288
Book Description Presidio, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 2nd Edition. VG/VG,SECOND EDITION,TIPPED IN BOOK PLATE ATTACHED TO FRONT PASTE DOWN SIGNED BY DONALD R. BURGETT,clean/unmarked NICE COPY,MH. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 2141801
Book Description Presidio Press, Novato, CA, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Second Edition. Illus. , jacket (not price-clipped) now in a clear protector ; 195 pages. Seller Inventory # 31877
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. No Additional Printings Listed. NOT an ex library book. Clean interior pages. Dust jacket has 1/4" tears, no chips, no price on endflap. Seller Inventory # 131866
Book Description Presidio Press, Novato, CA, 2001. Cloth. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. The author of this book, Private Burgett, was a Screaming Eagle who jumped with that division at Normandy and survived to tell his story. His memoirs vividly portray the tragic chaos of war--the blood and sweat, the glory and tears of the advance through Holland and France--then, his combat through the Ruhr Valley, the Rhineland, and the liberation of four concentraion camps. Photographs and maps are included. This HARDCOVER copy is NOT A BOOK CLUB EDITION and is clean and solid. The price is not clipped. The author also wrote "Currahee! A Screaming Eagle at Normandy." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 017388
Book Description Presidio, Novato, CA, 1999. Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. (1999), 195pp, illus., map, black cloth, light shelfwear to cover, light edgewear to dj, contents clean. Seller Inventory # 16-0565
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. , 500grams, ISBN:9780891416814. Seller Inventory # 7302402
Book Description Presidio, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Printing of this second edition of this classic memoir of a World War II, 101st Airborne Division Screaming Eagle. This edition features a foreword by Stephen Ambrose. 195 pages, illustrated. Has a previous owner embossed stamped on title page, otherwise minimal sign of previous use. Seller Inventory # 008148
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Condition: UsedAcceptable. book. Seller Inventory # M0891416811_4