Now Australia's Biggest Toy Shop

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

To the End of the War


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Introduction: From They Shall Inherit theLaughter to To the End of the War * 9Over the Hill * 24Night Train * 46Back Home in Endymion * 68Johnny Meets Sandy * 82Surely Not the Red Cross * 106Air Raid * 110Wild Festivity in Evansville * 124You Are AWOL * 144Every Time I Drop an Egg . . . * 150Stranger in a New Company * 158Army Politics and Anti-Semitism * 170He Was a Wop * 196Notes for the Introduction * 204

Promotional Information

Never-before-published fiction by one of the finest war authors of the twentieth century. TO THE END OF THE WAR contains twelve never-before-published stories by James Jones. Edited and with introductory material by George Hendrick, stories in TO THE END OF THE WAR-from "Night Train" to "Johnny Meets Sandy"-stand as testaments to Jones's remarkable talent, evident from the start of his career.

About the Author

James Jones (1921-1977) was one of the most accomplished American authors of the World War II generation. He served in the U.S. Army from 1939 to 1945, and was present at the attack on Pearl Harbor as well as the battle for Guadalcanal, where he was decorated with a Purple Heart and Bronze Star. Jones's experiences informed his epic novels From Here to Eternity and The Thin Red Line. His other works include Some Came Running, The Pistol, Go to the Widow-Maker, The Ice-Cream Headache and Other Stories, The Merry Month of May, A Touch of Danger, Whistle, and To the End of the War.


"One of the significant writers of his generation." -The New York Times Book Review "Few men write as effectively about the American army as James Jones." -Newsweek "The only one of my contemporaries who I felt had more talent than myself was James Jones. And he has also been the only writer of any time for whom I felt any love." -Norman Mailer

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling To the End of the War: Unpublished Stories on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by, Inc.
Back to top