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Tell it to the Marines!

Harvey Mason

Tell it to the Marines!

A frolicsome farce in three acts

by Harvey Mason

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Published by S. French in New York, N.Y, Los Angeles, Calif, [etc., etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Harvey Mason.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3525.A795 T4
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6452942M
LC Control Number43010404
OCLC/WorldCa13984974

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  Tell it to the Marine is a stunning tale of love and redemption. Heather Long writes amazing stories about real people who have flaws but are learning to get past them. Tell it to the Marine is the thrird book in the Always a Marine series but is a read alone story/5.   The first film made with the full cooperation of the Corps, Tell It to the Marines was Chaney's highest-grossing picture at MGM. His performance earned .


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