The Tale of a Knight
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||iUniverse, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $23.95|
| Book Description: |
The world is at war, the country is in famine, and John Cummings is overcome with illusions of nobility and grandeur after reading too many books about knights in shining armor. Plagued by his past and feelings of unworthiness about his future, John convinces his closest childhood friend, Ben Halpert, to join him in the marines. It is September 1941 when they arrive together on Wake Island to begin a new chapter in their lives.
Ben, who has no expectations of military life,...