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by Franklin Allen Leib

eBook The Fire Dream ePub
Author: Franklin Allen Leib
Language: English
ISBN: 0891413340
ISBN13: 978-0891413349
Publisher: Presidio Pr; First Edition edition (May 1, 1989)
Pages: 607
Category: Genre Fiction
Subcategory: Literature
Rating: 4.4
Votes: 733
Formats: lit docx rtf lrf
ePub file: 1812 kb
Fb2 file: 1760 kb

The Fire Dream Mass Market Paperback – January 28, 2003. by Franklin allen Leib (Author). Accurateemotional view of the horrors of war and the honors of being a part of the elite brotherhood of serviceman.

The Fire Dream Mass Market Paperback – January 28, 2003.

Leib's ( Fire Dream ) second novel featuring Navy lieutenant William Stuart again demonstrates his ability to write superior Vietnam war fiction. Gunner's mate Douglas MacArthur Moser, believed dead, is actually a POW, held with a number of other Americans in vile conditions in a jungle camp in Laos. Through the Red Cross, Moser sends a letter to his mother in Georgia, and in it mentions the name of his hero, Lt.

Franklin Allen Leib, a former naval officer and the highly acclaimed author of the bestselling Fire Arrow, has crafted a legal thriller as suspenseful as it is thought-provoking in The House of Pain. When a spoiled teen is kidnapped outside her prestigious prep school, her parents are faced with the horror only those who've lost a child can know.

by. Leib, Franklin Allen, 1944-. The seams of this book are too narrow to be scanned. Vietnam War, 1961-1975. New York : Ivy Books.

The intriguing cast of characters is headed by Lt. William Stuart, United States Navy. Billy Hunter, a gung-ho marine from Arkansas runs long-range Reconnaissance Patrols near the DMZ. Bobby Cole, an angry young black marine, learns that in the brotherhood of war, racial differences must be transcended. Moser, a gentle giant with a slowness belying his insight, becomes Stuart's devoted shadow.

He lives in Westport, Connecticut. Franklin Allen Leib, a Navy lieutenant during the Vietnam War, served as a gunnery officer, boat officer, and navigator in support of Marine and Army operations. Subsequently, he served as a counterintelligence officer assigned to the Naval Intelligence Command in Washington. Now an international banker, Mr. Leib has an AB from Stanford and an MBA from Columbia. He lives in Westport, Connecticut.

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William Stuart begins his service in the Navy at Survival, Escape, Reconnaissance and Evasion Training School in North Carolina, leading to service in Vietnam
FireWater
A riveting story and characters, which made you feel like you knew them personally. You share their hurt, fears and losses. A great novel about VietNam.
Alsanadar
Old vet classic that I was happy to reread. The character development is outstanding. Fully articulating the choices and motivations of wildly different individuals.
Xar
This author captured the complexity of the Vietnam War through the eyes of the Warriors. The characters and the circumstances they experienced were absolute credible. Great read.
Yllk
My mother checked this out for me a long time ago when I was recuperating from a motorcycle accident, her knowing I like Vietnam novels by participants, and it being new, and recommended by the librarian. It is, in my estimation, the best ever written, any and all literary critiques aside, and I've never forgotten it. I had her re-check it and I re-read it, in fact. I forgot the title over the years, but the other night it crossed my mind and I Google searched 'Vietnam novel Navy forward fire control officer', and there it was. It arrived today and once again I get to experience "the kid with the 50 cal. 'sidearm'"!
Golden Lama
Book is exactly what I expected.
Lost Python
An interesting social look at the relationships that form between men in combat. I enjoyed this book very much and highly recommend it to anyone interested in the Viet Nam war and the men who fought it.
Carrot
One of the top five works of fiction of the Vietnam War. Excellent.
Great book about the time the author and I spent in Vietnam !!
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