A Soldier's Story

Book - 2016
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"Describes the author's harrowing experiences manning a remote Israeli outpost with a regiment of other young soldiers, during a small, unnamed war in the late 1990s that foreshadowed other unwinnable conflicts in the Middle East,"--NoveList.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781616204587
Branch Call Number: 956.92 Friedman
DS87.5 .F75 2016
Characteristics: 242 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Uniform Title: Pumpkin flowers


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JCLDianeH May 08, 2017

Written by someone who experienced firsthand the events described, this book sheds light on a little-known chapter in Israeli military history.

Dec 14, 2016

Beautifully written, sadly poetic look back at events that simultaneously were heroic and trivial; of lives lost and altered in the name of decisions and positions that in the end seem unimportant, but nevertheless profound for those who actually had to be there, on both sides of the barbed wire.

red_horse_2404 Aug 20, 2016

This book was very well written. It was very sad but really described the soldiers lives.


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red_horse_2404 Aug 20, 2016

red_horse_2404 thinks this title is suitable for 16 years and over


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