Grunts: The Last US Draft, 1972
Hardcover: 128 pages
23.4 x 1.8 x 23.4 cm
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Starting in a Philadelphia induction centre Ed Eckstein’s photo essay follows the recruits through their entire training. The candid photographs offer a compelling historical and social commentary. Shortly after these images were taken, the draft officially ended and the all-volunteer army began.