Islands of Death Islands of Victory

By: John Bailey

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AO0 - A paperback book SIGNED and inscribed by author to previous owner on the title page in good condition that has some bumped corners, some scattered wrinkling, crease, dents, and some stains, scattered underlining and some marking, info written on the last page,light discoloration and shelf wear. ISLANDS OF DEATH - Islands of Victory is a novel about life and survival in the First Marine Division during World War II. It is seen through the eyes of seventeen-year-old Navy Hospital Corpsman, Ted Alexander. Based on actual experiences, it tells the story of Ted and other young Marines, most not old enough to vote, who faced the indescribable horror of a brutal, bloody war. It is about the joys, fears, disappointments and comradeship of those who went away to war as boys, and if they survived, came home as heroic, haunted men. Ted takes the long journey home but the prospect of returninig to his beloved family puts burning tears in his eyes. Before leaving the states a young lady had whispered in Ted's ear, "Come Back A Hero." But ishe a hero?..... or did the real heroes not come back? 9"x6", 335 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.

Title: Islands of Death Islands of Victory

Author: John Bailey

Categories: Fiction, Fiction: Historical, Signed Fiction,

Publisher: 1stBooks Library: 2002

ISBN: 0759680469

ISBN 13: 9780759680463

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: ec51592

Keywords: FICTION HISTORICAL WORLD WAR II WWII,