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6 edition of The story of Dr. Wassell. found in the catalog.

The story of Dr. Wassell.

by James Hilton

  • 370 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wassell, Corydon McAlmont, b. 1884 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreFiction.
    Series"An Atlantic monthly press book"
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.H5677 St, PR6015.I53 St
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p.
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6462602M
    LC Control Number43051118
    OCLC/WorldCa364996

    Wassell became an instant international hero. Author James Hilton wrote a biography of him, called simply The Story of Dr. Wassell (). Producer Cecil B. DeMille, hearing Roosevelt’s fireside chat, acquired the rights to the book to make a movie of the same name. Starring Gary Cooper, The Story of Dr. Wassell was released in It was a. A story of undramatized heroism; there was a job to do and he loved his boys -- so he did it. That was all. But it makes a moving story, whose emotional values deepen in retrospect rather than at the time of reading. This is more than just another personality --another incident in global war. It is a small book, with a big chance for a plus sale.

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    The story of Dr. Wassell by Hilton, James A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Rating: % positive. The Story of l is a American World War II film set in the Dutch East Indies, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, and starring Gary Cooper, Laraine Day, Signe Hasso and Dennis O'Keefe. The film was based on a book of the same name by novelist and screenwriter James Hilton. The book and film were inspired by the wartime activities of U.S. Navy Doctor Corydon M. Wassell which were.


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Navy doctor Corydon M. Wassell coordinates the remaining wounded servicemen and leads them to safety towards the last Allied evacuation points. Extract taken from the book, ‘The Story of Dr Wassell’ by James Hilton. On February 4,the United States cruisers Houston and Marblehead were in action off the coast of Java.

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