[PDF/EPUB] (The Short Timers)


  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 180
  • The Short Timers
  • Gustav Hasford
  • English
  • 27 November 2020
  • 9780553267396

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review The Short Timers Gustav Hasford à 9 characters Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub à Gustav Hasford Nam could become their last hours on earthThe Short Timers is a semi autobiographical novel by former US Marine Gustav Hasford about his experiences in the Vietnam War Along with Michael Herr and Stanley Kubrick Hasford later adapted the novel for the film Full Metal Jacke. An amazing first novel Did Hasford have a career Is he still alive Don t know Have you seen the Kubrick movie Full Metal Jacket Here it is before it was a script Kubrick hardly changed a line This is almost the Catch 22 of Vietnam Better in some ways as the absurdity of war stays within realistic lines here while Heller wanders into slapstick

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review The Short Timers Gustav Hasford à 9 characters Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub à Gustav Hasford Vietnam 1968 A nightmarish landscape blackened by napalm and littered with once human debris Where victories are measured in mountains of corpses and ordinary men are transformed into obsessive executioners This is the brutally honest story of Cpl Joker and his battle hard. Although at this writing hardcover copies of this out of print book sell for over 200 and paperbacks over 47 on this excellent violent short novel is also available for free download but acuiring it is a little tricky It is on the official web site of the late author in three parts in Hypertext Markup Language html formathere and in Rich Text Format rtf here 2020 update the links cited in the previous sentence no longer work but the link cited in the following sentence does If the site is unavailable an old copy of the site is available at the Internet Archive Wayback Machine hereAfter downloading thertf file I used the Send to Kindle by E Mail function Put the word format without uotation marks in the subject line The resulting display is good with only a few misformatted words or maybe misspellings from the original Also sometimes the paragraphs are a little jagged but this seems appropriate somehow for the subject matter On the basis of the Wikipedia article outdated website and slightly less outdated blog it seems like author Gustav Hasford was one difficult cuss to start and then serving in Vietnam probably did not improve his disposition any It had that effect on many people He uarreled freuently drank continuously and stole library books compulsivelyHe had a way with wordsHumping in the rain forest is like climbing a stairway of shit in an enormous green room constructed by ogres for the confinement of monster plants He understood that or less by accident he was present at an important moment in history He tried to capture it in fiction The reality was full of pointless bravery and senseless brutality so is the novel A lot of people who were there seem to think that it captured the way it was I wasn t there but I believe them Don t read it if your world is difficult enough already Read it to know and understand a little about a time that is in some ways long gone but in others is still very much with us

review The Short Timers

review The Short Timers Gustav Hasford à 9 characters Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub à Gustav Hasford Ened company survivors of months of unimaginable horror the crazy tough and phony brave religiously counting the days until their release from the green prison of combat But they all know one unspoken truth that even though they're on their way out their last few hours in. good short story that was the basis for full metal jacket it was let down by a mediocre middle and also by spelling mistakes may have been my copy all in all a good vietnam war story


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    [PDF/EPUB] (The Short Timers) Gustav Hasford’s THE SHORT TIMERS is my unicorn It is the book that has eluded me for almost fifteen years Finally I wizened up and went to my library; I guess there are some books that will not become part of my personal collection Enough about me The book My unicorn As a kid I knew that the movie Full Metal Jacket wa

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The Short Timers) Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub à Gustav Hasford Gustav Hasford à 9 characters Written by Gustav Hasford on his “real life experiences” being a US Marine in Vietnam Trained as brutal killers “grunts” Then the story goes to Vietnam horrors snipers their deathA short read under 200 pagesYou can read how the war survival scenes from the book are used in “The Full Metal Jacket” movie 🍿YouTube trailer🍿movie rated ‘R’ 🍿

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The Short Timers) Felt like I lived this book instead of reading it Experienced it rather than scooted my eyes across some digital letters Each character was a living breathing being sprung from the whirlpool imagination of author Gus Hasford As much a character too is the bullet shredded landscape of Vietnam itself In some scenes the scenery almost

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The Short Timers) Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub à Gustav Hasford Full Metal Jacket ahead and all the way

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The Short Timers) While I found the book itself to be a nice compelling read and fairly short to boot the author's super terse super clipped style began to grate on me after a hearty measure of unbroken jargon especially when all the best bits of dialogue were used in Kubrick's incredible adaptation It's easy to see why Kubrick's version was 'loosely

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The Short Timers) Gustav Hasford à 9 characters I had to read this novel after I watched Stanley Kubrik's movie Full Metal Jacket with Matthew Modine as Private Joker the narrator The novel

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    Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub à Gustav Hasford Gustav Hasford à 9 characters review The Short Timers WOWThis book made me feel like I was in it I was so concentrated from beginning to endThe way Gustav Hasford describes every movement activity of Corporal Joker and everything in the book is just too good And I hear it has a seuel?I'm off then

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