Wild Blue Ponders: War

Wild Blue Ponders: War

by Max Blue

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Overview

Forged in conflict, the United States of America has been at war in one form or another for over two hundred years, and at peace for just seventeen. Within seventy-eight mostly undeclared wars, over a million souls have sadly perished. In a historical anthology, novelist Max Blue shares forty-nine chapters from his twelve published novels set against the backdrop of Americas wars. Divided into six parts, Blues stories detail diverse battles that include World War I; the economic war of the Great Depression; World War II; the Civil Rights War, Korean War, and Cold War; academic wars; and the ongoing drug wars that still plague America today. His fascinating tales share a glimpse into a time when President Woodrow Wilson reluctantly led his country into a genocidal European war, thousands of World War I veterans desperately sought ways to survive and feed their families, ships were torpedoed in a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, and North Korean troops crossed the thirty-eighth parallel to invade South Korea. Wild Blue Ponders shares a diverse collection of short tales extracted from the works of an American novelist that detail the effects and aftermath of war through the eyes of fictional characters.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781532025501
Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/22/2017
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 404
File size: 509 KB

About the Author

Max Blue has been a professional baseball player, a US Navy line officer, and a scientist. He is the author of twelve novels, four baseball books, and forty short tales published as e-books. Max resides with the Luminous Liddy, his wife of sixty-one years, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

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