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by Dalton Trumbo
Author: Dalton Trumbo
Publisher: Turtleback Books; Bound for Schools & Libraries ed. edition (March 1, 1984)
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Home Dalton Trumbo Johnny Got His Gu. It was the last of the romantic wars; and Johnny Got His Gun was probably the last American novel written about it before an entirely different affair called World War II got under way. The book has a weird political history
Home Dalton Trumbo Johnny Got His Gun. Home. Johnny got his gun, . The book has a weird political history. Written in 1938 when pacifism was anathema to the American left and most of the center, it went to the printers in the spring of 1939 and was published on September third-ten days after the Nazi-Soviet pact, two days after the start of World War II.
Johnny Got His Gun, full of horror and hurt, will be a terrific and vivid experience for anyone who reads it. .Dalton Trumbo, author of the brilliant novel, Night of the Aurochs, was one of the most prolific and important literary figures of our time. -Boston Herald. It is hard to imagine a more persuasive argument for staying out of war than this smooth, savage, brilliant tale.
by Dalton Trumbo First published 1939. Showing 1-30 of 86. Johnny Got His Gun (Paperback). Published August 1st 2000 by Citadel. Paperback, 309 pages.
Johnny Got His Gun is an anti-war novel written in 1938 by American novelist, and later blacklisted screenwriter, Dalton Trumbo, and published in September 1939 by J. B. Lippincott. The novel won one of the early National Book Awards: the Most Original Book of 1939. A 1971 film adaptation was written for the screen and directed by Trumbo himself. Joe Bonham, a young American soldier serving in World War I, awakens in a hospital bed after being caught in the blast of an exploding artillery shell
Originally published: New York : L. Stuart, 1959. A Citadel Press book"-Title page verso. Johnny Got His Gun" holds a place as one of the classic antiwar novels.
Originally published: New York : L. First published in 1939, Dalton Trumbo's story of a young American soldier terribly maimed in World War I- he "survives" armless, legless, and faceless, but with mind intact- was an immediate bestseller. This fiercely moving novel was a rallying point for many Americans who came of age during World War II, and it became perhaps the most popular novel of protest during the Vietnam era.
Publication date 01 Oct 1999. Publisher Turtleback Books. Publication City/Country New York, NY, United States. ISBN13 9780808514732.
From Johnny Got His Gun producers Metal Rabbit Productions and director David Mercatali, comes the London transfer of Philip Ridley's ★★★★
From Johnny Got His Gun producers Metal Rabbit Productions and director David Mercatali, comes the London transfer of Philip Ridley's ★★★★ Runs 3 November - 8 December at Bunker Theatre UK. Tickets from £10.
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His anti-war novel Johnny Got His Gun won one of the early National Book Awards: the Most . Shortly after the German invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941, Trumbo and his publisher decided to suspend reprinting Johnny Got His Gun until the end of the war.
His anti-war novel Johnny Got His Gun won one of the early National Book Awards: the Most Original Book of 1939.