The War Lover Author:John Hersey "The famous author of HIROSHIMA now stands in the forefront of his writing generation"... Clifton Fadiman, Book-of-the-Month Club News — For Major Buzz Marrow, war was ecstasy. His passion for his heavy bomber was like his passion for a woman's boy. He flew with fierce delight in the terrible daylight bombing raids on Germany. Behind him, he l... more »eft a beautiful English girl.
Is the reason for war that some men like it too much? Through the taut drama of one aircraft, one crew, one woman, John Hersey shows us the whole enourmous spirtual wreckage of war.
(soon to be produced as a major motion picture by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. for Columbia Pictures Release)« less