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Review: One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Joe Hartlaub

A memorable cinematic passage is contained in the movie Full Metal Jacket, wherein a new squad of marine recruits arrives at boot camp and is immediately dressed down, singly and collectively, by their drill sergeant. The episode is so dramatic that one almost forgets that the paramount reason behind the rough treatment afforded to the recruits is to decondition their selfpreservative reflexive ... Read full review

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