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Operation homecoming : writing the wartime experience

Author: Edward GeroDiane Cooper-GouldEd BishopHugh Alexander LeslieHazel Jane RainesAll authors
Publisher: [Washington, DC] : National Endowment for the Arts, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Gero; Diane Cooper-Gould; Ed Bishop; Hugh Alexander Leslie; Hazel Jane Raines; Samuel Cabble; Sullivan Ballou; Shelby Foote; Bobbie Ann Mason; Barry Hannah; James Salter; Tobias Wolff; Will D Campbell; Victor Davis Hanson; Richard Wilbur; Marilyn Nelson; Louis Simpson; Southern Arts Federation (U.S.); National Endowment for the Arts.; Boeing Company.
OCLC Number: 71805828
Notes: At head of title: National Endowment for the Arts presents.
Title from disc surface.
Includes chapters on letters home, fiction, memoir, poetry, on writing and a welcome and credits.
Welcome: Dana Gioia, writing the wartime experience -- Letters Home: Hugh Alexander Leslie, read by Edward Gero (WW1) ; Hazel Jane Raines, read by Diane Cooper-Gould (WWII) ; Samuel Cabble, read by Ed Bishop (Civil War) ; Sullivan Ballou, read by Edward Gero (Civil War) -- Fiction: Shelby Foote, from Shiloh (Civil War) ; Bobbie Ann Mason, from In Country (Vietnam) ; Barry Hannah, from "Testimony of Pilot" (Vietnam) -- Memoir: James Salter, from Burning the Days (Korea) ; Tobias Wolff, from In Pharaoh's Army (Vietnam) ; Will D. Campbell, "A Christmas Gift" (WWII) ; Will D. Campbell, the return of the Enola Gay (WWII) ; Victor Davis Hanson, "A Ring" (WWII) -- Poetry: Richard Wilbur, "First Snow in Alsace" (WWII) ; Marilyn Nelson, "Star-fix" (WWII) ; Louis Simpson recalls the Battle of the Bulge (WWII) -- On writing: Tobias Wolff on literary influences ; Shelby Foote on literary influences ; Richard Wilbur on writing ; Louis Simpson on military experience ; James Salter on writing.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Compact disc.
Contents: Welcome: Dana Gioia, writing the wartime experience --
Letters Home: Hugh Alexander Leslie, read by Edward Gero (WW1) ; Hazel Jane Raines, read by Diane Cooper-Gould (WWII) ; Samuel Cabble, read by Ed Bishop (Civil War) ; Sullivan Ballou, read by Edward Gero (Civil War) --
Fiction: Shelby Foote, from Shiloh (Civil War) ; Bobbie Ann Mason, from In Country (Vietnam) ; Barry Hannah, from "Testimony of Pilot" (Vietnam) --
Memoir: James Salter, from Burning the Days (Korea) ; Tobias Wolff, from In Pharaoh's Army (Vietnam) ; Will D. Campbell, "A Christmas Gift" (WWII) ; Will D. Campbell, the return of the Enola Gay (WWII) ; Victor Davis Hanson, "A Ring" (WWII) --
Poetry: Richard Wilbur, "First Snow in Alsace" (WWII) ; Marilyn Nelson, "Star-fix" (WWII) ; Louis Simpson recalls the Battle of the Bulge (WWII) --
On writing: Tobias Wolff on literary influences ; Shelby Foote on literary influences ; Richard Wilbur on writing ; Louis Simpson on military experience ; James Salter on writing.
Other Titles: National Endowment for the Arts presents Operation homecoming
Responsibility: produced by Don Stone ; presented by the National Endowment for the Arts in cooperation with the Southern Arts Federation and made possible by the Boeing Company.
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