Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes

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In the tradition of Norman Mailer's "The Naked and the Dead" and James Jones's "The Thin Red Line," Marlantes tells the powerful and compelling story of a young Marine lieutenant, Waino Mellas, and his comrades in Bravo Company, who are dropped into the mountain jungle of Vietnam as boys and forced to fight their way into manhood.

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The 1492nd greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 72nd on 100 Best Novels in English Since 1900 (Counterpunch)

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  • Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War
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    Year Published
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