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The Caine Mutiny

A Novel of World War II

by Herman Wouk

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Developments on board an American naval destroyer during World War II compel the crew members to relieve the captain of his command.

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Novelist Herman Wouk, pictured here in 1955, wrote about a variety of subjects, including World War II, the publishing world and a fictional Caribbean island. Fred Stein Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Herman Wouk, 'The Jackie Robinson Of Jewish American Fiction,' Dies At 103

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