History Literature / TheCaineMutiny

16th Nov '17 7:19:49 AM Kitchen90
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The 1951 Pulitzer-Prize winner for Literature, ''The Caine Mutiny'' was written by Herman Wouk. He adapted the novel into a play, "The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial", which opened shortly before a film version of the novel, also titled ''The Caine Mutiny'', was released in 1954 starring Creator/HumphreyBogart, Creator/JoseFerrer, Van Johnson, and Fred [=MacMurray=].

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The 1951 Pulitzer-Prize winner for Literature, ''The Caine Mutiny'' was written by Herman Wouk. He adapted the novel into a play, "The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial", which opened shortly before a film version of the novel, also titled ''The Caine Mutiny'', was released in 1954 starring Creator/HumphreyBogart, Creator/JoseFerrer, Van Johnson, and Fred [=MacMurray=].
Creator/FredMacMurray.
9th Nov '17 4:32:15 AM morane
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* MeaningfulName: ''USS [[CainAndAbel Caine]]'' (DMS-22) as a venue of a symbolic fratricide. Doubles also as a MeaningfulRename - the ship herself is based on ''USS Zane'' (DMS-16), Wouk's wartime vessel.
9th Nov '17 4:29:15 AM morane
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** Keefer, like Wouk, is an author - Wouk began to write his first novel, ''Aurora Dawn'' while serving onboard ''USS Zane'' (DMS-16).
9th Nov '17 4:14:57 AM morane
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* Hostile Weather: The typhoon. In the RealLife, the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typhoon_Cobra Typhoon Cobra]] or "Halsey's Typhoon" cost US Navy 790 men, three ships (all destroyers, which capsized) and 146 airplanes. Nine ships, including one light cruiser, three light carriers, and two escort carriers suffered enough damage to be sent for repairs.

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* Hostile Weather: HostileWeather: The typhoon. In the RealLife, the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typhoon_Cobra Typhoon Cobra]] or "Halsey's Typhoon" cost US Navy 790 men, three ships (all destroyers, which capsized) and 146 airplanes. Nine ships, including one light cruiser, three light carriers, and two escort carriers suffered enough damage to be sent for repairs.
9th Nov '17 4:14:26 AM morane
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* Hostile Weather: The typhoon. In the RealLife, the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typhoon_Cobra Typhoon Cobra]] or "Halsey's Typhoon" cost US Navy 790 men, three ships (all destroyers, which capsized) and 146 airplanes. Nine ships, including one light cruiser, three light carriers, and two escort carriers suffered enough damage to be sent for repairs.
9th Nov '17 4:05:36 AM morane
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* TheScapegoat: Lt. Maryk
27th Oct '17 5:17:24 PM Vox
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[[caption-width-right:350:''"Ah, but the strawberries! That-that's where I had them..."'']]

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[[caption-width-right:350:''"Ah, [[caption-width-right:306:''"Ah, but the strawberries! That-that's where I had them..."'']]
27th Jul '17 12:43:14 PM nightkiller
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** Greenwald, like Wouk, is Jewish reserve officer in a Navy run by Anglo-Saxon Protestant.

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** Greenwald, like Wouk, is Jewish reserve officer officer--an outsider in a Navy run by Anglo-Saxon Protestant.Protestant Regular Navy men.
27th Jul '17 12:42:24 PM nightkiller
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** Greenwald, like Wouk, is Jewish reserve officer in a Navy run by WASPs.

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** Greenwald, like Wouk, is Jewish reserve officer in a Navy run by WASPs.Anglo-Saxon Protestant.
27th Jul '17 12:41:42 PM nightkiller
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** Greenwald, like Wouk, is Jewish reserve officer in a Navy run by WASPs.
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