Long Remember is the first realistic novel about the Civil War Originally published in the 1930s, and out of print sincer the 50s, this book received rave reviews from the NY Times Book Review, and was a main selection of the Literary Guild It is the account of the Battle of Gettysburg, as viewed by a pacifist who comes to accept the nasty necessity of combat, and lives an intense and skewed romance along the way. Best Download Long Remember author MacKinlay Kantor For Kindle ePUB or eBook – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Benjamin McKinlay Kantor, was an American journalist, novelist and screenwriter He wrotethan 30 novels, several set during the American Civil War, and was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1956 for his 1955 novelAndersonville Kantor was born in Webster City, Iowa, in 1904 His mother, a journalist, encouraged Kantor to develop his writing style Kantor started writing seriously as a teen ager when he worked as a reporter with his mother at the local newspaper in Webster City Kantor s first novel was published when he was 24.During World War II, Kantor reported from London as a war correspondent for a Los Angeles newspaper After flying on several bombing missions, he asked for and received training to operate the bomber s turret machine guns this was illegal, as he was not in service Nevertheless he was decorated with the Medal of Freedom by Gen Carl Spaatz, then the U.S Army Air Corp commander He also saw combat during the Korean War as a correspondent In addition to journalism and novels, Kantor wrote the screenplay for Gun Crazy aka Deadly Is the Female 1950 , a noted film noir It was based on his short story by the same name, published February 3, 1940 in a slick magazine, The Saturday Evening Post In 1992, it was revealed that he had allowed his name to be used on a screenplay written by Dalton Trumbo, one of the Hollywood Ten, who had been blacklisted as a result of his refusal to testify before the House Un American Committee HUAC hearings Kantor passed his payment on to Trumbo to help him survive.Several of his novels were adapted for films He established his own publishing house, and published several of his works in the 1930s and 1940s.Kantor died of a heart attack in 1977, at the age of 73, at his home in Sarasota, Florida.
- 416 pages
- Long Remember
- MacKinlay Kantor
- 04 June 2018 MacKinlay Kantor