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Titre : The Institute: Virginia Military Institute
Éditeur : Edgeworth Editions, Wellington, Florida, U.S.A.
Date d'édition : 1997
Reliure : Cloth
Illustrateur : Edgeworth, Anthony
Etat du livre : Near Fine
Etat de la jaquette : Very Good+
Edition : First Edition.
223pp/illus. "In dramatic photos, Anthony Edgeworth records the special quality of VMI life and the VMI spirit, while Geoffrey Norman's text chronicles, from the inside, a year in the life of VMI and its cadets -- from the agonies of the Rats to the pageantry of full dress parades, from the agonies of Cadre Week and Breakout to the poignant glory of New Market Day." Clean Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 011689
Synopsis : One year in the life of the Cadet Corps at the Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Va. With over 150 color photographs and a text with essays and interviews with prominent graduates, the authors spent weeks at the "post", in the barracks, classrooms, messhall and on the Parade ground with the cadets and the first year class called "Rats".
A propos de l'auteur: Anthony Edgeworth's photographs have appeared in Esquire, New York Magazine, Money, Fortune, Travel & Leisure, Town & Country and many others. He is has produced four other books:The Guards, The Marines, Brandywine & Legendary Golf Clubs of Scotland England Wales & Ireland.
Geoffrey Norman is a contributing editor to MHQ ( Military History Quarterly) and the author of nine books, including Bouncing Back, an account of the Vietnam POW experience.
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