A Dangerous Profession

A Book About the Writing Life

Frederick Busch

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  A Dangerous Profession
Part OneRightly or wrongly all remembrance of things past is fiction.
 —Ernest HemingwayMY FATHER’S WARTHE MAPS IN the 1945 West Publishing Company pocket diary that my father carried in the war are gathered at the end of the little leather book. My father was very much a man of maps. During World War II, as a sergeant in the Tenth Mountain Division, an elite outfit trained and equipped for combat in snow and ice, on mountainous terrain, he was a scout. Carrying a radio and a carbine, he moved in advance of the infantry and artillery, calling

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A Dangerous Profession
A Book About the Writing Life
Frederick Busch

Hardcover

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St. Martin's Press
October 1998
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780312192556
ISBN10: 031219255X
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 256 pages
$23.95

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April 2011
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ISBN: 9780312246082
ISBN10: 0312246080
256 pages
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