AUDIO: X-Minus One – “Soldier Boy”
In honor of Memorial Day, here’s an adaptation of Michael Shaara’s science fiction ode to the average soldier. This originally aired on the radio series “X Minus One” on October 17, 1956. Author Michael Shaara is probably best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning novel about the Battle of Gettysburg The Killer Angels. His name has also been lent to an award honoring the best in Civil War fiction.