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The Caine mutiny: a novel of World War II

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The Novel that Inspired the Now-Classic Film The Caine Mutiny and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life-and mutiny-on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater was immediately embraced, upon its original publication in 1951, as one of the first serious works of American fiction to grapple with the moral complexities and the human consequences of World War II. In the intervening half century, The Caine Mutiny has become a perennial favorite of readers young and old, has sold millions of copies throughout the world, and has achieved the status of a modern classic.
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9780385040532
9780316955102
9780316248570
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Level 6.4, 34 Points
Lexile measure:
910L
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subject_facet Pulitzer Prize -- 1952, United States -- History, Naval -- 20th century -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American -- Fiction
title_display The Caine mutiny : a novel of World War II
title_full The Caine Mutiny A Novel of World War II, The Caine mutiny : a novel of World War II / Herman Wouk, The Caine mutiny : a novel of World War II / by Herman Wouk
title_short The Caine mutiny :
title_sub a novel of World War II
topic_facet Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Naval, Literature, Naval operations, American, Pulitzer Prize, World War, 1939-1945