TITLE

Reliving 'The Big One'

AUTHOR(S)
Gaillard, Lee
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Naval History;Feb2003, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on historical literature influenced by the events of World War II. Stress of European World War II literature on trench warfare and static war of artillery barrages; Emphasis on the absurdities of war and the abuses of power in Joseph Heller's 'Catch-22'; Excitement of U.S. submarines in action in Edward L. Beach's 'Run Silent, Run Deep'; Intensity of feelings evoked by the war portrayed by various poets.
ACCESSION #
8920921

 

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