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    I read this book during my lunch breaks at the cafe of Barnes Noble in Chelsea NYC I think I finished it in five sittings with great big tears rolling down my face While everybody around me was busy uaffing scaldi

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    A scathing anti war novel in which the main character is one of the profoundly hopelessly wounded the human wrecks of war It is told in the first person by the voice of a person now voiceless trapped in his mutilated body confined to his hos

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    Johnny Got His Gun Dalton Trumbo 1905 1976Johnny Got His Gun is a novel written in 1938 by American novelist and screenwriter Dalton Trumbo and

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    Manufacturing TasteThe story of this story is probably its most interesting part The idea for it started as a Canadian news article recounting a royal visit to a Canadian uadriplegic soldier who had been injured in World War I Twenty years l

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    Two days after Germany invaded Poland in 1939 Johnny Got His Gun one of the greatest anti war novels ever was first published And when I think beyond WW2 and beyond Vietnam right up to recent wars and those who

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    I simply have to read this book It including its author has been cussed by Ann Coulter on her latest blog post That is recommendation enough for meDevastating read Review comingDetailed ReviewThis must be the most disturbing war novel that I have read – if not the most disturbing novel EVER The reader is forced by the

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    This novel about an American soldier who was severely wounded while fighting in World War I was so disturbing it took me several tries to get through itThe novel is told in a stream of consciousness with soldier Joe drifting in and

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    What do you call a guy with no arms and no legs in the water?BobWhat do you call a guy with no arms and no legs on a porch?MattWhat do you call a guy with no arms and no legs on skis?SkipWhat do you call a novel about a guy who has no arms and no legs because he happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time? Johnny Got His GunThis work

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    Every time I read a book I feel committed to it as if to a relationship That relationship can be an infatuational fling a carnal att

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    I read this several years ago and I remember enjoying it It was dark and frustrating what would you do if trapped

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Read ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Å Dalton Trumbo

F war and became the most influential protest novel of the Vietnam era With a compelling new foreword by fellow award winning writer E L Doctorow Johnny Got His Gun is an undisputed classic of antiwar literature that’s as timely as ever“A terrifying book of an extraordinary emotio. Manufacturing TasteThe story of this story is probably its most interesting part The idea for it started as a Canadian news article recounting a royal visit to a Canadian uadriplegic soldier who had been injured in World War I Twenty years later Trumbo turned this idea into a book about an American soldier that included much autobiographical material Seventy five years after that Larry Brown in his Dirty War of 2012 transformed it yet again into a hospital dialogue between two veterans of the war in Viet Nam The progression from fact to rapportage to interpreted story to re interpreted story is fascinatingEually fascinating is the political fate of both the book and its author one of the most highly paid scree

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Johnny Got His Gun

The Searing Portrayal Of War That Has Stunned And Galvanized Generations Of ReadersAn immediate bestseller upon its original publication in Dalton Trumbo’s stark profoundly troubling masterpiece about the horrors of World War I brilliantly crystallized the uncompromising brutality o. I read this book during my lunch breaks at the cafe of Barnes Noble in Chelsea NYC I think I finished it in five sittings with great big tears rolling down my face While everybody around me was busy uaffing scalding hot lattes I was trying to muffle the sounds of my agonized weeping into my scarf Luckily this is not seen as strange behavior in Manhattan so I was able to finish the book unmolested Johnny Got His Gun sounds like it was written during the early stages of the Vietnam War I think because the tone is very Salinger esue but it s actually set during WW I The ending makes you want to slit your wrists but in a good way This is a great book to read when you re facing a dark time in your life I don t thin

Read ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Å Dalton Trumbo

Nal intensity” The Washington PostPowerful an eye opener Johnny Got PDFEPUBMichael MooreMr Trumbo sets this story down almost without pause or punctuation and with a fury amounting to elouence The New York TimesA book that can never be forgotten by anyone who reads it Saturday Revie. Every time I read a book I feel committed to it as if to a relationship That relationship can be an infatuational fling a carnal attraction a passionate love a committed best friend a life partnerwhatever form it takes will depend on how much I will remember it Johnny Got His Gun got completely under my skinI was finishing the last page on an airplane and an 80 year old yoga teacher looked at me and uietly summed up this book I remember reading that It blew my mind She had read it in 1965I have always considered myself a political pacifist I realized this is because I shelter absolutely shelter myself from the horrifics of war and violence I have always chosen to live in the dark because I KNEW the rage would