American Soldier: A Love Story by John Bigelow,Leonard Biedermann

By John Bigelow,Leonard Biedermann

Come along John Allen Bigelow, a mischievous younger boy from the guts of the Midwest, and fall in love with the USA. John’s ardour for all times quickly outgrows the small city of his roots, but as he embarks down a extra adventurous street, he can’t most likely think the profound existence classes he's approximately to profit. during this ancient, brutal, non secular and romantic trip of ninety one years, readers will have fun with taking part in pirate on a home made send, spit dirt whereas hitching rides in boxcars, and endure during the numbing lack of struggle as they stumble along him at the Bataan loss of life March, occurring to undergo insufferable atrocities in jap criminal camps. yet redemption will fill their hearts upon his go back domestic, as they get pleasure from his smooth romance with Emily. via all of it, they are going to surprise at his unrelenting religion.

"A fellow by no means fairly appreciates freedom till it truly is taken clear of him. it's undoubtedly the main helpful factor we've. what percentage, repeatedly on the grounds that my liberation have I given thank you for the good privilege of being an American." John Allen Bigelow, in his first letter domestic after the top of global battle II.

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