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10 thoughts on “Johnny Got His Gun

  1. says:

    I read this book during my lunch breaks at the cafe of Barnes Noble in Chelsea NYC I think I finished it in five sittings

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    A scathing anti war novel in which the main character is one of the profoundly hopelessly wounded the human wrecks of war It is told in the first person by the voice of a person now voiceless trapped in his mutilated body confined to his hospital bed and as this person virtually unable to communicate communicates with the reader telling us his story we come to realize the true cost and futility of warThis is an angry honest book Thoroughly

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    Johnny Got His Gun Dalton Trumbo 1905 1976Johnny Got His Gun is a novel written in 1938 by American novelist and s

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    Manufacturing TasteThe story of this story is probably its most interesting part The idea for it started as a Canadian news article recounting a royal visit to a Canadian uadriplegic soldier who had been injured i

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    Two days after Germany invaded Poland in 1939 Johnny Got His Gun one of the greatest anti war novels ever was first published And when I think beyond WW2 and beyond Vietnam right up to recent wars and those who have been blown to bits or living with without limbs from serving in places like Afghanistan and Ira along with the latest casualty of war out there somewhere right now then this novel is depressingly timely and probably

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    I simply have to read this book It including its author has been cussed by Ann Coulter on her latest blog post That is recommendation enough for meDevastating read Review comingDetailed ReviewThis must be the most disturbing war novel

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    This novel about an American soldier who was severely wounded while fighting in World War I was so disturbing it took me several tries to get through itThe novel is told in a stream of consciousness with soldier Joe drifting in and out of memo

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    What do you call a guy with no arms and no legs in the water?BobWhat do you call a guy with no arms and no legs on a porch?MattWhat do you call a guy with no arms and no legs on skis?SkipWhat do you call a novel about a guy who has

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    Every time I read a book I feel committed to it as if to a relationship That relationship can be an infatuational fling a carnal att

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    I read this several years ago and I remember enjoying it It was dark and frustrating what would you do if trapped in your own body?Also addresses the brutality of war as one on the outside might not understandWhat I thought of the most while r

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Free download ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ¶ Dalton Trumbo

Utality of war and became the most influential protest novel of the Vietnam era With a compelling new foreword by fellow award winning writer E L Doctorow Johnny Got His Gun is an undisputed classic of antiwar literature that’s as timely as ever“A terrifying book of an extraor. I simply have to read this book It including its author has been cussed by Ann Coulter on her latest blog post That is recommendation enough for meDevastating read Review comingDetailed ReviewThis must be the most disturbing war novel that I have read if not the most disturbing novel EVER The reader is forced by the author to spend the whole length of time he reads this book inside the head of his protagonist Why Because the protagonist is an injured soldier who has lost his legs his arms and the whole of his face He can t speak see hear taste or smell the only sense organ left is the skin on his diminished torso But unfortunately his brain is very much alive trapped in this vegetable of a bo

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The Searing Portrayal Of War That Has Stunned And Galvanized Generations Of ReadersAn immediate bestseller upon its original publication in 1939 Dalton Trumbo’s stark profoundly troubling masterpiece about the horrors of World War I brilliantly crystallized the uncompromising br. I read this book during my lunch breaks at the cafe of Barnes Noble in Chelsea NYC I think I finished it in five sittings with great big tears rolling down my face While everybody around me was busy uaffing scalding hot lattes I was trying to muffle the sounds of my agonized weeping into my scarf Luckily this is not seen as strange behavior in Manhattan so I was able to finish the book unmolested Johnny Got His Gun sounds like it was written during the early stages of the Vietnam War I think because the tone is very Salinger esue but it s actually set during WW I The ending makes you want to slit your wrists but in a good way This is a great book to read when you re facing a dark time in your life I don

Free download ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ¶ Dalton Trumbo

Dinary emotional intensity” The Washington PostPowerful an eye opener Michael MooreMr Trumbo sets this story down almost without pause or punctuation and with a fury amounting to elouence The New York TimesA book that can never be forgotten by anyone who reads it Saturday Review. Every time I read a book I feel committed to it as if to a relationship That relationship can be an infatuational fling a carnal attraction a passionate love a committed best friend a life partnerwhatever form it takes will depend on how much I will remember it Johnny Got His Gun got completely under my skinI was finishing the last page on an airplane and an 80 year old yoga teacher looked at me and uietly summed up this book I remember reading that It blew my mind She had read it in 1965I have always considered myself a political pacifist I realized this is because I shelter absolutely shelter myself from the horrifics of war and violence I have always chosen to live in the dark because I KNEW the rage

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