“Helmet for My Pillow
is a grand and epic prose poem. Robert Leckie’s theme is the purely human experience of war in the Pacific, written in the graceful imagery of a human being who—somehow—survived.”—Tom Hanks
“One hell of a book! The real stuff that proves the U.S. Marines are the greatest fighting men on earth!”—Leon Uris, author of Battle Cry
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About the Author
Robert Leckie is the critically acclaimed writer of Delivered From Evil: The Saga of World War II and None Died in Vain: The Saga of the Civil War.