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Home Country
also called "Home Country" by Ernie Pyle

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  1. This is a collection of prewar newspaper columns, published posthumously in 1947, designed to be read over the breakfast table

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 12, 2009
  2. However, thanks to the talent and compassion of the man writing them, Ernie Pyle, they give a great picture of an America that no longer exists

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 12, 2009
  3. Pyle captured America's affection by writing about the lives and hopes of typical citizens

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  4. These are stories of great people (a lunch with Walt Disney circa 1935) and everyday people (the woman who was on her way to commit suicide and ended up becpming a trapper in Alaska), and people you never heard of, but through them all Pyle's empathy

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  5. Non-judgemental and accepting, yet always looking for the unusual, Pyle honed his craft with these character studies and unknowingly prepared himself for being embedded with US troops in WWII

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 12, 2009
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