Born on the Fourth of July
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|Kirtland Community College Library||DS 559.5 .K68 2005||30775305490618||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781888451788
- ISBN: 1888451785
216 pages ; 21 cm
- Publisher: New York : Akashic Books, ©2005.
Originally published: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1976.
|Formatted Contents Note:||Introduction 2005 by Ron Kovic 15 -- Born on the Fourth of July 27 -- Postscript: Letter to Ron Kovic's parents from Lieutenant General L.W. Walt, U.S. Marine Corps, February 14, 1968 218 -- About the Author.|
|Summary, etc.:||This New York Times bestseller details the author's life story-from a patriotic soldier in Vietnam, to his severe battlefield injury, to his role as the country's most outspoken anti-Vietnam War advocate. Kovic served two tours of duty during the Vietnam War. He was paralyzed from his chest down in combat in 1968 and has been in a wheelchair ever since. Includes a new introduction by the author.|
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