Title: The Naked and the Dead
Author: Mailer, Norman
Publisher: Rinehart and Company, Inc., New York
Publication Date: 1948
Edition: Book Club Edition
Book Condition: NF
D-j Condition: NF
Comments: Rear pastedown bubbled. Negligible shelf wear to d-j.
Synopsis: Written in gritty, journalistic detail, the story follows an army platoon of foot soldiers who are fighting for the possession of the Japanese-held island of Anopopei. Composed in 1948, The Naked and the Dead is representative of the best in twentieth-century American writing.