The Flamethrowers

The Flamethrowers

Author: Rachel Kushner

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781439142011

Category: Fiction

Page: 383

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Arriving in New York to pursue a creative career in the raucous 1970s art scene, Reno joins a group of dreamers and raconteurs before falling in love with the estranged son of an Italian motorcycle scion and succumbing to a radical social movement in 1977 Italy. By the National Book Award-nominated author of Telex from Cuba.
The Flamethrowers
Language: en
Pages: 383
Authors: Rachel Kushner
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-14 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Arriving in New York to pursue a creative career in the raucous 1970s art scene, Reno joins a group of dreamers and raconteurs before falling in love with the estranged son of an Italian motorcycle scion and succumbing to a radical social movement in 1977 Italy. By the National Book
The Flamethrower
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Chris McNab
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The focus of this book is a weapon that has literally placed the power of fire in human hands – the man-portable flamethrower. This formidable weapon first saw battlefield use in the hands of German troops during World War I, and went on to arm the forces of many countries
US Flamethrower Tanks of World War II
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Steven J. Zaloga
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The US Army and Marine Corps experimented with a wide range of flame-thrower tanks through World War II in both the European and Pacific theaters. Although the US Army deployment of flame-thrower tanks in the ETO was problematic at best, flamethrowers were much more widely used in the Pacific theater
Flamethrower
Language: en
Pages: 1362
Authors: Bryan Mark Rigg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-20 - Publisher: Fidelis Historia

Late in the Pacific War, as Americans were fighting their way to the home islands of the Japanese Empire, one of the fiercest battles of World War II was raging. The Japanese had created perhaps the best defended area anywhere on an island called Iwo Jima. Days into the bloody
MASH
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Otto F. Apel, Pat Apel
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-08-27 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

When North Korean forces invaded South Korea on June 25, 1950, Otto Apel was a surgical resident living in Cleveland, Ohio, with his wife and three young children. A year later he was chief surgeon of the 8076th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital constantly near the front lines in Korea. Immediately