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Immortal sergeant

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Published by Corgi in London .
Written in English


  • Fiction in English.

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Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Collins, 1942.

Statement(by) John Brophy.
The Physical Object
Pagination220p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15060822M
ISBN 100552103527

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  Directed by John M. Stahl. With Henry Fonda, Maureen O'Hara, Thomas Mitchell, Allyn Joslyn. During a WW2 patrol in the North-African desert, a Canadian corporal reminisces about his sweetheart and must lead his platoon when the sergeant gets wounded/10(). Immortal Sergeant (John M. Stahl, ) 5/ During the African campaign in Libya a timid Corporal (Henry Fonda) comes into his own when he is forced to take charge after the Germans attack and kill most of their group including the wise Sergeant (Thomas Mitchell). Corny flagwaver is interesting strictly for the view of what went on during war/5(77). The first book in Alyson Noël's extraordinary new Shelve Evermore. Currently Reading. Currently Reading. Ratings Reviews published 78 editions. Just as Ever is learning everything she can about Shelve Blue Moon. Currently Reading. Currently Reading. Ratings Reviews published Author: Alyson Noel. Immortal Sergeant was based on the novel by John Brophy. Though Henry Fonda is top-billed in The Immortal Sergeant, the title character is played by Thomas Mitchell. Set in the Libyan Desert Produce Company: 20th Century Fox Film Corporation.

IMMORTAL SERGEANT. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Tale of a shattered Libyan patrol, with six left from an original fourteen after an Italian air attack. They must find their way against insuperable odds, and when their leader -- knowing he will retard them, puts himself out of the way. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brophy, John, Immortal sergeant. New York, Harper [©] (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction. Immortal Sergeant is hardly the greatest WWII movie, but it's not bad at all. Based on a bestselling novel by John Brophy, whose name appears above the title, the film is about a timid Canadian corporal (Fonda) serving in a British unit in Libya. Applying the lessons learned from the Immortal Sergeant, Spence is able to lead his comrades back to allied lines, becoming a hero in the process. Second-billed Maureen O'Hara plays Spence's sweetheart in a series of gratuitous but effective flashbacks. Immortal Sergeant was based on 5/5(1).

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