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Author: Bill Mauldin

The Brass Ring: A Sort of Memoir

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Bill Mauldin, America’s most widely read editorial cartoonist, has written an autobiographical account of ten years in the life of a cheerful delinquent whose character was formed in such places as a Mexican mining town, an Arizona desert homestead, and a New Mexico mountain apple farm. He survived a broken home full of loving but combative relatives and came down out of the hills at the age of thirteen in the fourth year of the Great Depression, bearing a drawing tablet which bore but one commandment: “Thou shalt win.”

Product Details
Hardcover: 275 pages
Publisher: Norton; 1st edition (1971)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0393074633
ISBN-13: 978-0393074635


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