This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. 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 Presidio Press, 1999. Book Condition: Good. New Ed. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP12028550
Book Description Random House Publishing Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0891416811I5N00
Book Description Presidio Press. Book Condition: Acceptable. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact (However the dust cover may be missing). Pages can include considerable notes--in pen or highlighter--but the notes cannot obscure the text. Book may be a price cutter or have a remainder mark. Bookseller Inventory # DU-03-05-09-0082
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. / Satisfaction 100% guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001734061
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Covers show general wear. Pages clean with solid binding. Dust jacket has some edge wear. Bookseller Inventory # 1706120058
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Hardcover. Book 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. Bookseller Inventory # S_207853288
Book Description Presidio Press, Novato, CA, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Second Edition. Illus. , jacket (not price-clipped) now in a clear protector ; 195 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 31877
Book Description Presidio Press, 1999. Hardcover. Book 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. Bookseller Inventory # 131866
Book Description Presidio Press, Novato, CA, 2001. Cloth. Book 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. Bookseller Inventory # 017388
Book Description Presidio, Novato, CA, 1999. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. (1999), 195pp, illus., map, black cloth, light shelfwear to cover, light edgewear to dj, contents clean. Bookseller Inventory # 16-0565