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Ordinary Heroes

By Scott Turow

Ordinary Heroes
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  • Hardcover: Nov 2005,
    371 pages.
    Paperback: Oct 2006,
    512 pages.

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Turow makes the leap from courtroom to battlefield effortlessly

From the book jacket: Stewart Dubin knew his father had served in World War II. And he'd been told how he rescued Stewart's mother from the horrors of the Balingen concentration camp. But when, after his father's death, he discovers a packet of wartime letters to a former fiancée and learns of his father's court-martial and imprisonment, he is plunged into the mystery of his family's secret history and is driven to uncover the truth about this enigmatic, distant man who always refused to talk about his war.

Reconstructing the terrible events and agonizing choices his father faced on the battlefield, in the courtroom, and in love, Stewart gains a closer understanding of his past, of his ...

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