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By J.D. Karns

J.D. Karns' historic novel is predicated at the real journal

kept by way of 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 conflict from a sailor's

point of view.

Experience every little thing from the nice storm of 1944 to

Iwo Jima and Okinawa, and from the atom bomb to the

signing of the treaty that ended the second one global conflict. It is

an emotional curler coaster experience among the onboard

action and the kinfolk again domestic. The realism of no longer only

the conflict but in addition the period has been captured with expertise.

In actual lifestyles Carl's more youthful brother, Charles, longed to hear

his vast brother's WWII tale. whilst Carl lower back from the war

he promised his little brother that sometime he may inform him

all approximately it. That day got here lately while 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 dwelling; they share

the dream of preserving a printed replica of Carl's tale in their

hands ahead of being referred to as to Heaven. Carl is living in

Arizona, and Charles is living in Florida. either are nonetheless happily

married and, via emails and make contact with calls, take pleasure in keeping

each different proficient in their daily lives.

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