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Ehrhart, W. D. (William Daniel) 1948-

Overview
Works: 85 works in 204 publications in 2 languages and 7,518 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Fictional autobiographies  War fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PS3555.H67, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by W. D Ehrhart
Carrying the darkness : the poetry of the Vietnam War( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of Vietnam War poetry, featuring the work of seventy-five poets
Ordinary lives : Platoon 1005 and the Vietnam War by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1993, Ehrhart began what became a five-year search for the men of his platoon. Who were these men alongside whom he trained? Why had they joined the Marines at a time when being sent to war was almost a certainty? What do they think of the war and of the country that sent them to fight it? What does the Corps mean to them? What Ehrhart learned offers an extraordinary window into the complexities of the Vietnam Generation and the United States of America then and now
In the shadow of Vietnam : essays, 1977-1991 by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""A valuable addition ... recommended""--Book Report; ""topics include apartheid, American intervention in Central America, and the return of the author (a veteran) to Viet Nam""--Indochina Interchange. Twenty-three powerful, moving, angry and wise essays published over a period of 15 years. Subjects range from South Africa to Central America, the United States to the Soviet Union, all bound together by the lingering physical, psychological, political and intellectual sensibilities the author first developed as a young enlisted Marine during the Vietnam war. Four of the essays deal with Ehrha
Retrieving bones : stories and poems of the Korean War( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Many of the twelve stories and fifty poems assembled [in this book] have long been out of print and are almost impossible to find in any other source. The editors have enhanced this collection by providing maps, a chronology of the Korean War, and annotated lists of novels, works of nonfiction, and films. In a detailed introduction, [the editors] discuss the milestones of the Korean War and place each fiction writer and poet represented into historical and literary contexts"--Page 4 of cover
To those who have gone home tired : new & selected poems by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demilitarized zones : veterans after Vietnam( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unaccustomed mercy : soldier-poets of the Vietnam War( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vietnam-Perkasie : a combat marine memoir by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Outer Banks & other poems by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful wreckage : new & selected poems by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just for laughs : poems by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleeping with the dead by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The distance we travel by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bodies beneath the table by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awkward silence : poems by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A generation of peace : poems by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mostly nothing happens by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Samisdat poems of W.D. Ehrhart by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matters of the heart : [poems] by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter bells by W. D Ehrhart( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ordinary lives : Platoon 1005 and the Vietnam War
Alternative Names
Ehrhart, Bill.

Ehrhart, Bill 1948-

Ehrhart, W. D.

Ehrhart, W. D. 1948-

Ehrhart, William Daniel 1948-

エアハート, W. D.

Languages
English (147)

Japanese (2)

Covers
Ordinary lives : Platoon 1005 and the Vietnam WarRetrieving bones : stories and poems of the Korean WarUnaccustomed mercy : soldier-poets of the Vietnam WarVietnam-Perkasie : a combat marine memoirBeautiful wreckage : new & selected poemsThe bodies beneath the tableMostly nothing happens