The Greatest War - Volume I: From Pearl Harbor to the Kasserine Pass

The Greatest War - Volume I: From Pearl Harbor to the Kasserine Pass

by Gerald Astor
     
 

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One of the nation's most acclaimed military historians presents an authoritative and dramatic three-volume oral history of World War II. This volume includes gripping accounts from American sailors, soldiers, airmen, and marines who share their experiences from the bombing of Pearl Harbor to the fall of Bataan, up through the earliest battles on European soil.

Overview

One of the nation's most acclaimed military historians presents an authoritative and dramatic three-volume oral history of World War II. This volume includes gripping accounts from American sailors, soldiers, airmen, and marines who share their experiences from the bombing of Pearl Harbor to the fall of Bataan, up through the earliest battles on European soil.

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Stephen E. Ambrose
No one does oral history better than Gerald Astor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780446610469
Publisher:
Hachette Book Group
Publication date:
06/03/2009
Pages:
594
Sales rank:
878,597
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author

World War II veteran Gerald Astor drew upon his combat experiences to author more than a dozen war books. He received his B.A. from Princeton University before working as the picture editor at Sports Illustrated during its early years and as an editor at Sport magazine, Look, The Saturday Evening Post and Time. He died in 2008 at 81.

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