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Fields of fire

James Webb

Fields of fire

a novel

by James Webb

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Webb, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.W3662 Fi, PS3573.E1955 Fi
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p. :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4717424M
    ISBN 100133142868
    LC Control Number78004046

    Contact - Fields of Fire Adventure Park Contact. May 10,  · Hailed as the most important novel to emerge from the Vietnam War when first published in , this book launched a spectacular writing career for James Webb that now includes four bestselling novels. A much-decorated former Marine who fought and was wounded in Vietnam, Webb tells the story of a platoon of tough, young Marines enduring the tropical hell of Southeast Asian .


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I highly recommend three books about the war in Vietnam: Rumor of War, The Things They Carried and this book, Fields of Fire. Fields of Fire is a realistic novel about a platoon of grunts (infantry) and their experiences in the bush.

Set in the fields of Vietnam (outside Da Nang), you will meet some interesting characters (US marines)/5. May 15,  · Fields of Fire is an antiwar book, yes, but not naively, dumbly anti-soldier or anti-American Webb pulls off the scabs and looks directly, unflinchingly on /5().

Fields of Fire is a novel by U.S. Senator Jim Webb, first published in It follows the lives of several Marines serving in the Vietnam software-comparativo.com is told mainly from the viewpoints of three Marines: 2nd Lt Robert E.

Lee Hodges, who comes from a long line of soldiers; "Snake" (no full name given), a squad leader in Hodges' platoon, a tough kid from the streets; and "Senator" (Will Goodrich), an Author: James Webb.

Mar 13,  · Fields of Fire (Frontlines Book 5) - Kindle edition by Marko Kloos. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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Fields of Fire () Fields of Fire is James Webb’s classic, searing novel of the Vietnam War, a novel of poetic power, razor-sharp observation, and agonizing human truths seen through the prism of nonstop combat. Weaving together a cast of vivid characters, Fields of Fire captures the journey of unformed men through a man-made hell — until each man finds his fate.

These books already have a clear formula, and Chains of Command already set the stage for what would happen in Fields of Fire, so anybody picking up this book already knows exactly what to expect, and that's exactly what they'll get.

There are a few surprises in this book to keep us wondering where things will go next, though/5. Fields of Fire Summary & Study Guide Description. Fields of Fire Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections.

Aug 28,  · Fields of Fire is an antiwar book, yes, but not naively, dumbly anti-soldier or anti-American Webb pulls off the scabs and looks directly, unflinchingly on the open wounds of the Sixties.”—Philadelphia Inquirer “Webb’s book has the unmistakable sound of truth acquired the hard way.

Mar 05,  · Fields of Fire (Frontlines Book 5) by Marko Kloos Audiobook Part 3 (Frontlines Book 5) by Marko Kloos Audiobook Part 1 - Duration: (Frontlines Book 1) by Marko Kloos Audiobook Part 3.

Fields of Fire is an antiwar book, yes, but not naively, dumbly anti-soldier or anti-American Webb pulls off the scabs and looks directly, unflinchingly on the open wounds of the Sixties.”—Philadelphia Inquirer “Webb’s book has the unmistakable sound of truth acquired the hard way.4/5.

Mar 05,  · Fields of Fire (Frontlines Book 5) by Marko Kloos Audiobook Part 3 - Duration: Mana Senger 4, views. Voyage To The Planets And Beyond The Solar System. May 01,  · Fields of Fire fully described the green hell that was Vietnam for every Marine infantryman who served there.

If you want to get a feel for what that war was like, read this book. If you think you might want to go fight in a war, read this software-comparativo.com Fields of fire book Fields of Fire Book Review Essay. Tyler Yancey American History, Period 1 Fields of Fire February 22 Review of Fields of Fire Fields of Fire by James Webb is a historical novel first published in that takes place in the year during the Vietnam War.

Nov 11,  · "Fields of Fire" is the finest piece of literature to come out of the Vietnam War, and it has been republished on the 40th anniversary of the original. This will give a whole new generation of.

Fields of Fire Book Summary and Study Guide. James Web Booklist James Web Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Fields of Fire; Three men from different walks of life; Snake, Goodrich, and Hodges all wind up in the same platoon in Vietnam.

Snake is the most experienced soldier, Hodges is the Platoon Commander, and Goodrich is the. May 11,  · Fields of Fire Book Review Essay Words May 11, 6 Pages Tyler Yancey American History, Period 1 Fields of Fire February 22 Review of Fields of Fire Fields of Fire by James Webb is a historical novel first published in that takes place in.

Fields of Fire is a historical novel by former Virginia Senator James Webb, who ran for president in the presidential election. Released inthe book is loosely based on Webb’s experiences as a Marine during the Vietnam War. The book is widely regarded as one of the best fictional accounts of the war, The Washington Post calling it.

Aug 28,  · Fields of Fire is James Webb’s classic novel of the Vietnam War, a novel of poetic power, razor-sharp observation, and agonizing human truths seen through the prism of nonstop combat.

Weaving together a cast of vivid characters, Fields of Fire captures the journey of unformed men through a man-made hell—until each man finds his fate/5(89). Dec 27,  · The Paperback of the Field of Fire (Jericho Quinn Series #7) by Marc Cameron at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® 5/5(4). I've expected this out of every book, and yet each time Marko weaves a tale that while touching on the war with the aliens also centers on much more broader issues, human interactions, human foes, where yes the aliens are a danger, but so much more is going on.

In Fields of Fire we have a pretty much straight up action/war book. And in the heat and horror of battle they took on new identities, took on each other, and were each reborn in fields of fire. Fields of Fire is James Webb’s classic novel of the Vietnam War, a novel of poetic power, razor-sharp observation, and agonizing human truths seen through the prism of nonstop combat.4/5(11).

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Sep 26,  · Fields of Fire is an antiwar book, yes, but not naively, dumbly anti-soldier or anti-American Webb pulls off the scabs and looks directly, unflinchingly on the open wounds of the Sixties."--Philadelphia Inquirer "Webb's book has the unmistakable sound of truth acquired the hard way.

His men hate the war; it is a lethal fact cut adrift /5(K). Lumpy, often sentimental, and cast like a Hollywood movie—the ghetto black, the Harvard dropout, the Southern white lieutenant—Webb's first novel lacks the shapely sophistication of more literary Vietnam novels or the verbal spinerattlingness of Michael Herr's Dispatches.

But it still does that effectively unsettling thing without which a war novel totally wilts: it kills its characters.

Fields of Fire is James Webb's classic, searing novel of the Vietnam War, a novel of poetic power, razor-sharp observation, and agonizing human truths seen through the prism of nonstop combat.

Weaving together a cast of vivid characters, Fields of Fire captures the journey of unformed men through a man-made hell - until each man finds his fate. James Webb, a U.S. Naval Academy graduate who served as Secretary of the Navy from tois one of the most highly decorated Marines of the Vietnam era.

He is the author of the bestsellers "Fields of Fire" & "Sense of Honor", among other books.4/5(7). Apr 30,  · Tyler Yancey American History, Period 1 Fields of Fire February 22 Review of Fields of Fire Fields of Fire by James Webb is a historical novel first published in that takes place in the year during the Vietnam War.

Fields of Fire: A Novel - Ebook written by James Webb. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Fields of Fire: A Novel/5(32). Free download or read online Fields of Fire pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by James Webb. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, war story are. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5.

May 10,  · James Webb, a U.S. Naval Academy graduate who served as Secretary of the Navy from tois one of the most highly decorated Marines of the Vietnam era.

He is the author of the bestsellers Fields of Fire and Sense of Honor, among other books. Jul 16,  · Fields of Fire is an antiwar book, yes, but not naively, dumbly anti-soldier or anti-American Webb pulls off the scabs and looks directly, unflinchingly on the open wounds of the Sixties."--Philadelphia Inquirer "Webb's book has the unmistakable sound of truth acquired the hard way.

His men hate the war; it is a lethal fact cut adrift /5(35). Fields of Fire. This book was recommended to me and it was compared to Band of Brothers. Although the book was good and was probably a very definitive book about the Viet Nam war, it does not compare in anyway to Band of Brothers.

On a scale of 1 - 10, I would give it a six/5(3). Jun 14,  · One of the best series I've ever seen. The evolution of the characters are felt and one actually misses them once the series is over. The plot is made to create situations of great drama in which the charaters fully demonstrate their human nature/10(3).

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Fields of Fire is James Webb's classic novel of the Vietnam War, a novel of poetic power, razor-sharp observation, and agonizing human truths seen through the prism of nonstop combat.

Weaving together a cast of vivid characters, Fields of Fire captures the journey of unformed men through a man-made hell—until each man finds his fate.Feb 28,  · The book, ''Fields of Fire,'' was a brutal and impassioned Vietnam chronicle that won Webb admiration among military men shaken by the debacle.

Published inthe .Feb 28,  · Fields of Fire Frontlines, Book 5 by Marko Kloos. 47North. General Fiction (Adult), Sci Fi & Fantasy Pub Date 28 Feb This title was previously available on NetGalley and is now archived.

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