Riding the Bomb

True Stories of Young People Surviving the Insanity of World War by Charles R. Grizzle

Publisher: Plateau Publications

Written in English
Published: Pages: 300 Downloads: 732
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  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Military History - World War II,
  • Military History - World War I,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Personal narratives, American,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Historical - General
The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8526303M
ISBN 100964403315
ISBN 109780964403314

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Charles R. Grizzle is a former publicist and product product development manager for Walt Disney Productions (before the name change). A former Army officer and a family man, he retired early from advertising in Spokane, Washington, to work at a variety of avocations.

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