By J.D. Karns
J.D. Karns' old novel is predicated at the genuine journal
kept through Carl Lee younger whereas he served within the U.S. army during
WWII aboard the escort vessel DE-416 USS Melvin R.
Nawman. Karns has brilliantly woven Carl’s magazine entries
together with fiction to create an enjoyable, breathtaking,
and hugely authentic account of the warfare from a sailor's
point of view.
Experience every thing from the good storm of 1944 to
Iwo Jima and Okinawa, and from the atom bomb to the
signing of the treaty that ended the second one international struggle. It is
an emotional curler coaster experience among the onboard
action and the relatives again domestic. The realism of now not only
the warfare but in addition the period has been captured with expertise.
In genuine lifestyles Carl's more youthful brother, Charles, longed to hear
his immense brother's WWII tale. whilst Carl back from the war
he promised his little brother that sometime he may inform him
all approximately it. That day got here lately whilst Charles began
receiving magazine entries from Carl through emails, totaling 168.
Both Carl and Charles are excited to have their tale turned
into a historical novel. either brothers are nonetheless residing; they share
the dream of protecting a printed reproduction of Carl's tale in their
hands sooner than being known as to Heaven. Carl is living in
Arizona, and Charles is living in Florida. either are nonetheless happily
married and, via emails and speak to calls, get pleasure from keeping
each different expert in their day by day lives.
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