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4 edition of Matterhorn found in the catalog.

Matterhorn

by Guido Rey

  • 127 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Matterhorn (Switzerland and Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Matterhorn (Switzerland and Italy)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Guido Rey; translated from the Italian by J. E. C. Eaton, revised and two additional chapters by R. L. G. Irving.
      ContributionsEaton, J. E. C. tr., Irving, Robert Lock Graham, 1877-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDQ841.M4 R4 1946
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 278 p.
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6516614M
      LC Control Number47016995
      OCLC/WorldCa2803474

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A big, powerful saga of men in combat, written over the course of thirty-five years by a highly decorated Vietnam veteran. Intense, powerful, and compelling, Matterhorn is an epic war novel in the tradition of Norman Mailer's The Naked and the Dead and James Jones's The Thin Red is the timeless story of a young Marine lieutenant, Waino Mellas, and his comrades in/5(K).

“Matterhorn” is a raw, brilliant account of war that may well serve as a final exorcism for one of the most painful passages in American history. Advertisement Continue reading the main storyAuthor: Sebastian Junger. Karl Marlantes's year struggle to write a true novel of the Vietnam war has finally paid off, says Robert McCrum – 'Matterhorn' is a bestseller.

Matterhorn should be a great book and is a great book. Karl Mariantes has hit the nail on the head about the feel and sense of any war. He shows due respect to the NVA that were often demeaned in other books.

Honour is among fellow soldiers is surely the greatest motivator of men in dire circumstances/5(K). Matterhorn is a visceral and spellbinding novel about what it is like Matterhorn book be a young man at war. It is an unforgettable novel that transforms the tragedy of Vietnam into a powerful and universal story of courage, camaraderie, and sacrifice: a parable not only of the Matterhorn book in Vietnam but of all war, and a testament to the redemptive power of /5().

Book Review: 'Matterhorn' By Karl Marlantes — A Stark, Brutal Vietnam War Epic Karl Marlantes' debut novel, 30 years in the making, follows Waino Mellas, a young Ivy League student sent to. Awesome Book I am going to have to change the answer to all my favorite book password questions to "Matterhorn." Its well-drawn characters, compelling subject and powerful storyline are a stunning achievement from a new author.

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Free download or read online Matterhorn pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in April 1stand was written by Karl Marlantes.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, historical story are. The book has been awarded with /5. Matterhorn Quotes Showing of 32 “It was all absurd, without reason or meaning.

People who didn't know each other were going to kill each other over a hill none of them cared about”. Matterhorn is a story of men without women. When Mellas thinks of the girl he left behind in Virginia, Marlantes's prose becomes fluttery, as it does when Mellas, suffering an eye injury, is cared.

BOOK REVIEW Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War1 Sarah Boyce2 In Matterhorn, Karl Marlantes, a Vietnam combat Veteran and Rhodes Scholar,3 has created what may be the finest novel yet written on the Vietnam War. Marlantes presents the conflict and its effect on the psyche by reaching deep into the subjective.

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Karl Marlantes, the author of the book Matterhorn, began work on the novel inbut the book was not published until While this is a work of fiction, Marlantes himself served in Vietnam.

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Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War Karl Marlantes, Grove/Atlantic Press pp. ISBN Summary Intense, powerful, and compelling, Matterhorn is an epic war novel in the tradition of Norman Mailer’s The Naked and the Dead and James Jones’s The Thin Red Line.

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Intense, powerful, and compelling, Matterhorn is an epic war novel in the tradition of Norman Mailer’s The Naked and the Dead and James Jones’s The Thin Red is the timeless story of a young Marine lieutenant, Waino Mellas, and his comrades in Bravo Company, who are dropped into the mountain jungle of Vietnam as boys and forced to fight.

Matterhorn is a visceral and spellbinding novel about what it is like to be a young man at war. It is an unforgettable novel that transforms the tragedy of Vietnam into a powerful and universal story of courage, camaraderie, and sacrifice: a parable not only of the war in Vietnam but of all war, and a testament to the redemptive power of %().