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A Novelist Reflects on the Old Guard

Nicholas Proffitt's book Garden of Stone, inspired by his ceremonial role in the Army during the Vietnam War, was recently adapted into a film by Francis Ford Coppola.

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Other segments from the episode on May 25, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 25, 1987: Interview with Nicholas Proffitt; Review of Dizzy Gillespie's album "Dizziest"; Interview with Werner Klemperer; Commentary on bad television shows.

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