Leatherneck sea stories recollections of Marines, Korea, and the Corps of the 1950s by Dave Easton

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Published by Canopic Pub. in Gatlinburg, TN .

Written in English

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  • Easton, Dave, -- 1932-,
  • United States. -- Marine Corps -- Military life,
  • United States. -- Marine Corps -- Biography,
  • Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives, American

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Statementby Dave Easton.
GenrePersonal narratives, American
LC ClassificationsVE23 .E37 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23673906M
ISBN 109780972860451
LC Control Number2007032709

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