Mollie & other war pieces

by A. J. Liebling

Publisher: Schocken Books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 208 Downloads: 266
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Subjects:

  • World War, 1939-1945.

Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: New York : Ballantine, 1964.

Other titlesMollie and other war pieces.
StatementA.J. Liebling.
SeriesWitnesses to war
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD743 .L53 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 208 p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2217534M
ISBN 100805209573
LC Control Number89042803

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Lieblings coverage of the Second World War for the New Yorker gives us a fresh and unexpected view of the warstories told in the words of the soldiers, sailors, and airmen who fought it, the civilians who endured it, and the correspondents who covered hero of the title story is a private in the Ninth Army division known as Mollie, short for Molotov, so called/5.

Mollie and Other War Pieces is as good a starting point as any. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. James B. Johnson. out of 5 stars A Wonderful Book. Reviewed in the United States on Febru The publishers notes (above) give you the details.

But this book is a keeper/5(7). Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one.

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[A J Liebling] -- The hero of the title story is a private in the Ninth Army division known as Mollie, short for Molotov, so called by his fellow G.I.s because of his radical views and Russian origins.

Other stories. Mollie and other war pieces. New York, Ballantine Books; [distributed in the U.S.A. by Affiliated Publishers, New York, ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: A J Liebling.

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Amid the Confusion, A Clear View of Battle; MOLLIE And Other War Pieces. By A. Liebling. New York: Ballantine Books. Paper, 95 cents. Mollie and Other War Pieces by A.J. Liebling 20 ratings, average rating, 2 reviews Mollie and Other War Pieces Quotes Showing of 1 “Cynicism is often the shamefaced product of inexperience.”Quotes: “Cynicism is often the shamefaced product of inexperience.”.

Inthe Library of America published a volume of Liebling's World War II writings. The book includes the essays The Road Back to Paris, Mollie and Other War Pieces, Normandy Revisited, as well as his uncollected war journalism.

The journalist and sportswriter Born: Abbott Joseph Liebling, Octo. Liebling (Hardcover) World War II Writings (LOA #): The Road Back to Paris / Mollie and Other War Pieces / Uncollected War Journalism / Normandy Revisited (Library of America A.

Liebling Edition #1) By Pete Hamill (Editor) Library of America. Mollie and Other War Pieces () brings together Liebling’s portrait of a legendary nonconformist American soldier in North Africa with his eyewitness account of Omaha beach on D-Day, evocative reports from Normandy, and investigation of a German atrocity in rural France.

Mollie and Other War Pieces () brings together Liebling?s portrait of a legendary nonconformist American soldier in North Africa with his eyewitness account of Omaha Beach on D-Day, evocative reports from Normandy, and investigation of a German atrocity in rural France.

Chicago: the second city User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. The text of both collections was originally serialized in The New Yorker. Chicago () is based on Liebling's one-year residence there and is a mishmash of his observations.

Mollie () covers World War II. Read full review. Liebling; A. Liebling (primary author only) Author division. Liebling is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes. Liebling is composed of 6 names. Reporting It All. Liebling at one hundred. an attention to battle and a passion for France led to “The Road to Paris,” “Mollie and Other War Pieces,” and “Normandy Revisited.

This collection also gives a nod to her war time journalism for The New Yorker, which you can find collected in London War Notes – If you haven’t heard of or read any Mollie Panter-Downes, I do recommend starting with Good Evening, Mrs Craven, it is wonderful.

An anthology which adds permanence to some of the finest reporting of the war, these pieces collectively combine to cover these years from both civilian and military standpoints, achieve a literary unity in their casual but expert excellence. Distinguished by their steady synchronization of small incident and larger implication, by their understatement but awareness of the tragedy war brings.

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Many of these letters were later published in book form as The Road Back to Paris (), one of the three books included in World War II Writings (Library of America), an omnibus volume that also contains Mollie and Other War Pieces (), Normandy Revisited () and twenty-six other previously unpublished pieces from The New Yorker.

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Two other pieces of Mollie's furniture have been in the possession of Bob, the son of Mollie's nephew Harry Barnes. Bob recently turned this furniture over to Lucinda and Jason Karber.

Lucinda is the granddaughter of Bob's sister, Polly (Barnes) Daymond-Bonnet. In Mollie's Bible several obits were found, but none have proven to be related to her. He wrote The Sweet Science and nineteen other books of nonfiction, including Mollie and Other War Pieces, also available in a Bison Books edition.

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Beginning on 14 th October and ending on 16 th Decemberthe twenty-one stories, vignettes of the ordinary, containing no heroics, little.