In the Right Place


Book II


The Business of War


by Gordon Buttars

MMXII
Draft 5


Part I
Neptune's Realm
Part II
Mediterranean Summer
Part III
To Love Again
Prologue
 
Page 1
Chapter XV
Letting Go
December 8, 1942
Page 219
Chapter XXXI
A Miraculous Sign
September 11, 1943
Page 445
Chapter I
Reprisal
April 29 – June 4, 1942
Page 5
Chapter XVI
Rio
December 9 – 10, 1942
Page 229
Chapter XXXII
The USS Succor
September 11 – 23, 1943
Page 458
Chapter II
Getting Ship Shape
June 5 – July 1, 1942
Page 23
Chapter XVII
South Atlantic Patrol
December 10 – 24, 1942
Page 245
Chapter XXXIII
Angel of Mercy
September 23- December 7, 1943
Page 474
Chapter III
An Emotional Checkup
July 1 – August 18, 1942
Page 37
Chapter XVIII
Tropical Holiday
December 25 – 31, 1942
Page 259
Chapter XXXIV
Home For the Holidays
December 7, 1943 – January 21, 1944
Page 494
Chapter IV
Shakedown Cruise
August 19 – Sept 23, 1942
Page 49
Chapter XIX
Pacific Bound
January 1 – February 3, 1943
Page 271
Chapter XXXV
To Second Chances
January 21 – 23, 1944
Page 505
Chapter V
Medicine For the Soul
September 23 – October 6, 1942
Page 65
Chapter XX
Paula Drussell
February 3 – 14, 1943
Page 287
Chapter XXXVI
Long Lost Cousin
January 24 – May 11, 1944
Page 517
Chapter VI
Orders
October 6 – 19, 1942
Page 77
Chapter XXI
Paula Drussell Continued
February 15 – 26, 1943
Page 299
Chapter XXXVII
Family Ties
May 12 – 15, 1944
Page 529
Chapter VII
Getting Out
October 20 – 27, 1942
Page 91
Chapter XXII
Paula Drussell Concluded
February 27 – March 14, 1943
Page 313
Chapter XXXVIII
Wishes
May 16 – July 1, 1944
Page 543
Chapter VIII
The First Mission
October 28 – November 12,1942
Page 109
Chapter XXIII
The Battle of Bear Island
March 15 – May 19, 1943
Page 327
Chapter XXXIV
Working Honeymoon
July 1 – 31, 1944
Page 523
Chapter IX
Praia da Vitória
November 2 – 17, 1942
Page 123
Chapter XXIV
Reunion
May 19 – May 30, 1943
Page 345
Chapter XL
Two Stars
July 31 – October 15, 1944
Page 575
Chapter X
Bordeaux
November 17 – 22, 1942
Page 141
Chapter XXV
Ramona
May 30 – June 6, 1943
Page 357
Chapter XLI
Halfway Around the World
October 16 – December 3, 1944
Page 591
Chapter XI
Regrouping
November 22 – 25, 1942
Page 157
Chapter XXVI
Three Little Words
June 6 – 27, 1943
Page 373
Chapter XLII
The Divine Wind
December 3, 1944 – January 8, 1945
Page 607
Chapter XII
Thanksgiving
November 26 – 27, 1942
Page 173
Chapter XXVII
Miscommunication
June 28 – July 16, 1943
Page 383
Chapter XLIII
An Important Job to Do
January 8 – May 21, 1945
Page 621
Chapter XIII
Crossing the Line
November 27 – December 2, 1942
Page 187
Chapter XXVIII
Army Buddies
July 16 – 19, 1943
Page 397
Chapter XLIV
Crossing Paths
May 21 – July 1, 1945
Page 635
Chapter XIV
Edelweiss
December 2 – 7, 1942
Page 201
Chapter XXIX
Back in Old Algiers
July 20 – September 3, 1943
Page 415
Chapter XLV
Victory
July 1 – August 15, 1945
Page 651

Chapter XXX
To Live or Die
September 4 – 11, 1943
Page 429
Chapter XLVI
Surrender
August 16 – September 4, 1945
Page 667