An Artist at War: The Journal of John Gaitha Browning

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John Gaitha Browning was a 30-year-old artist when he joined the Army, and he did not cease to be an artist just because he had become a soldier. The extraordinary journal he kept during his two years in the South Pacific records the plight of any artist at war: "We are a lonely lot who ignore so many things and dream of a day when we will be free to create beauty again." Browning also brought to Army life his many years of experience (some while a Boy Scout) working among Native Americans, learning their lore and handiwork ...

An Artist at War: The Journal of John Gaitha Browning 1994, University of North Texas Press

ISBN-13: 9780929398761

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