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All-out on the road to Smolensk

Caldwell, Erskine

All-out on the road to Smolensk

by Caldwell, Erskine

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Published by Duell, Sioan and Pearce in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErskine Caldwell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD811.5 C25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p.
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20874082M

    Hall of Fame Honorees Erskine Caldwell. Erskine Preston Caldwell carved a monumental career as one of America's bestselling authors out of a dogged desire to reveal "the inner spirit of men and women as they responded to the joys of life and reacted to the sorrows of existence"(With All My Might: An Autobiography).Criticized and censored by the complicating intellects of literary centurions on. All-Out on the Road to Smolensk. New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, p. Inscribed by the author: "To Florence C. Haslam from Erskine Caldwell." American Earth. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, p. "The American People." In The American Writer and the Great Depression. Ed. Harvey Swados. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, pp.

    All-Out on the Road to Smolensk, by Erskine Caldwell. A reporter's account of the first three months of the Russian-German conflict, showing the swift transformation of the So viet people into an all-out fighting ma chine. The bombings of Moscow, the tank battles at Smolensk, the difficulties of broadcasting during an air-raid, the. His Russian experience is also reflected in Moscow under Fire (), All Out on the Road to Smolensk (), and All Night Long (), a novel of Russian guerrilla warfare. Two of Caldwell's best-selling novels appeared in the early s, Trouble in July () and Georgia Boy ().

    Lieven observed that for every book written in Russia on the campaigns of –, there are a hundred books on the campaign of , and that the most recent Russian grand history of the war of – gave pages to the campaign of and 50 pages to the campaigns of – An account of his experiences appeared in All Out on the Road to Smolensk () and Call It Experience (). By the late s Caldwell had sold more books than any author in America's history. God's Little Acre alone sold over fourteen million copies. His attacks on poverty, racism and the tenant farming system, had a significant impact on.


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