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To hell and back
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Published:
New York : MJF Books, c1977.
Physical Desc:
274 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
Fair Oaks
940.548173 M978 1977
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The time is 1943, the place is Sicily, and the event is the start of the most remarkable career of any American infantryman in the war. Audie Murphy was a desperately poor eighteen-year-old orphan when he joined the Army, nineteen when he first saw a buddy die from an enemy bullet and an enemy die from one of his own. By V-E day, he had killed at least 240 Germans, had single-handedly destroyed a German tank in one battle and held off six tanks in another, and had become the most decorated soldier in American history, winning every medal his country offered, including the Congressional Medal of Honor.


Instantly recognized for its grim authenticity and its unblinking accounts of some of the most terrible fighting in the war, To Hell and Back became a bestseller and, in 1955, the basis for one of the most successful World War II films ever made, with Murphy playing himself.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Murphy, A. (1977). To hell and back. New York: MJF Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Murphy, Audie, 1924-1971. 1977. To Hell and Back. New York: MJF Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Murphy, Audie, 1924-1971, To Hell and Back. New York: MJF Books, 1977.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Murphy, Audie. To Hell and Back. New York: MJF Books, 1977. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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