Marines At War: 20 True, Heroic Tales of U.S. Marines in Combat, 1942–1983 [NOOK Book]

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MARINES AT WAR 20 True, Heroic Tales of U.S. Marines in Combat 1942¬¬¬¬–1983 Eric Hammel In twenty hard-hitting, action-packed true, heroic stories, Eric Hammel chronicles the making of the modern U.S. Marine Corps from the desperate Guadalcanal landings in 1942 to the tragic bombing of the Marine headquarters in Beirut in 1983. Excerpted from Hammel’s books on Marine Corps battles and a number of articles he wrote over the years for Leatherneck and other magazines, this collection includes stories of ground ...
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Marines At War: 20 True, Heroic Tales of U.S. Marines in Combat, 1942–1983

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MARINES AT WAR 20 True, Heroic Tales of U.S. Marines in Combat 1942¬¬¬¬–1983 Eric Hammel In twenty hard-hitting, action-packed true, heroic stories, Eric Hammel chronicles the making of the modern U.S. Marine Corps from the desperate Guadalcanal landings in 1942 to the tragic bombing of the Marine headquarters in Beirut in 1983. Excerpted from Hammel’s books on Marine Corps battles and a number of articles he wrote over the years for Leatherneck and other magazines, this collection includes stories of ground combat in the South Pacific, Korea, Vietnam, and Beirut, as well as tales of Marine aviators in action in three wars. Marines at War will prove to be inspiring to Marines, former Marines, friends of the U.S. Marine Corps, and any other reader of military history who wants to know what war looks like from the bottom up.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781890988234
  • Publisher: Pacifica Military History
  • Publication date: 1/25/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 272
  • File size: 2 MB

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