James Jones

From Here to Eternity

originally published:

February 1951

We offered this copy of the first edition in 2003.


  • National Book Award for Fiction(1952)
  • First Book(1952)
  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(062)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 11/6/1921
died: 5/9/1977
born as: James Jones
nationality: USA

American novelist best known for From Here to Eternity (1951), set in Hawaii just before the Pearl Harbor attack. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature