To the End of the War: Unpublished Fiction by James Jones PDF

By James Jones

Never-before-published fiction through one of many best battle authors of the 20 th century

In 1943, a tender soldier named James Jones back from the Pacific, flippantly wounded and psychologically affected by the horrors of Guadalcanal. whilst he used to be good sufficient to depart the medical institution, he went AWOL instead of go back to provider, and started paintings on a unique of the area struggle II experience.

 

Jones’s AWOL interval used to be short, yet he again to the radical at war’s finish, bringing him to the eye of Maxwell Perkins, the mythical editor of Fitzgerald, Hemingway, and Thomas Wolfe. Jones might then move directly to write From the following to Eternity, the nationwide e-book Award–winning novel that catapulted him into the ranks of the literary elite.

 

Now, for the 1st time, Jones’s earliest writings are provided the following, as a suite of news approximately guy and warfare, a testomony to the nice artist he was once approximately to become.

 

This e-book gains an illustrated biography of James Jones together with infrequent photographs from the author’s estate.

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