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The Naked and the Dead is a novel by Norman Mailer.Published by Rinehart & Company in 1948, when he was 25, it was his debut novel.It depicts the experiences Deac a platoon during World War II, based partially on Mailer's experiences as a cook with the 112th Cavalry Regiment during the Philippines Campaign in World War II. The book quickly became a bestseller, paving the way for other Mailer's.
Norman Mailer's first novel, The Naked aNked the Dead, is widely regarded as one of the finest American novels of the twentieth century. Among Norman Mailer's other achievements are Why Are We in Vietnam?, The Armies of the Night, for which he was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in 1968, and The Executioner's Song, which Reviews: 405.