With The Old Breed

Author: E.B. Sledge
Publisher: Presidio Press
ISBN: 0307549585
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This is the real deal, the real war: unvarnished, brutal, without a shred of sentimentality or false patriotism, a profound primer on what it actually was like to be in that war.

China Marine

Author: E. B. Sledge
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195167767
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Originally published: Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, c2002.

With The Old Breed

Author: Eugene B Sledge
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409003078
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The inspiration behind the HBO series THE PACIFIC This was a brutish, primitive hatred, as characteristic of the horror of war in the Pacific as the palm trees and the islands.

Understanding The Literature Of World War Ii

Author: James H. Meredith
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313304170
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1981) (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990) It was an appalling chaos. I was
terribly afraid. Fear was obvious on the faces of my comrades, too, as we raced to

The Costs Of War

Author: John V. Denson
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 0765804875
Size: 65.29 MB
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We were told frankly that we were expected to uphold the high standards of the
5th Marines, an old distinguished and much decorated Regiment of 3,000
Marines. ... At Peleliu, K Company suffered 64 percent casualties. On Okinawa
we received replacements during the three-month-long ordeal; K Company
suffered 153 percent ... If the soldier 362 Sledge — The Old Breed and the Costs
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Soldier Dead

Author: Michael Sledge
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231509375
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Scott T. Glass, “Mortuary Affairs Operations at Malmey—Lessons Learned from a
Historic Tragedy,” Quartermaster ... E. B. Sledge, With the Old Breed: At Peleliu
and Okinawa (1981; reprint, New York: Oxford University Press, 1990), 269. 13.

Air Force Officer S Guide

Author: Stephen E. Wright
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811760154
Size: 65.53 MB
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It is about the first black recruits who received Marine Corps basic training at the
segregated Camp Montford Point (adjacent to Camp Lejeune). Between 1942
and 1949, ... Sledge, E. B. With the Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa. First-
person ...

The Devil S Anvil

Author: James H. Hallas
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275946463
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However, the battle has given rise to three classic personal narratives: George
Hunt's Coral Comes High, Russell Davis's Marine at War and the most recent,
Eugene Sledge's fine memoir, With the Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa.

Okinawa And Jeju Bases Of Discontent

Author: D. Kirk
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 113737909X
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SACO [Special Action Committee on Okinawa] Final Report, Minister for Foreign
Affairs Ikeda, Minister of State for Defense Kyuma, Secretary of Defense Perry,
Ambassador Mondale ... Sledge, E.B., With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and