THE SHORT-TIMERS. Gus Hasford.

THE SHORT-TIMERS.

New York, Hagerstown, San Francisco, London: Harper & Row, Publishers, [1979]. Octavo, cloth backed boards. First edition. Essential Viet-Nam War novel which follows a Marine recruit through basic training and into combat at the seige of Khe Sanh. Basis for the film "Full Metal Jacket" directed by Stanley Kubrick from a script by Michael Herr and Hasford. A nearly fine copy in a very good or better dust jacket with a tiny closed tear to the upper right front corner, a small tide mark to upper front panel and a closed tear to the upper rear fold with a long crease across the upper rear panel. (24692). Item #24692

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