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Top Customer Reviews: Joe Foss Flying ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 47 ratings
4 / 5 Estell
Has has wanted to all a detail in his short tiime in a fight, and has not known a trace of Cat could be such an effective fighter . Partorisca This taken aback for some graphic descriptions of some Japanese, agrees that they were a lot of brutal and proud of him, and is an honour partorisca his partorisca die for his Emperor. Hopefully That the attitude is disappearing now.
4 / 5 Ermelinda
Solid, sincere history, said by a man he. It has liked him the most detailed discussion of tactics and individual meetings. Also it thinks Foss was too circumspect roughly issuing critical, but this is to be write during a war.
5 / 5 Angla
Ossia The book adds in the true hero of WWII. A history spends the majority of his time that says on some Marine of flight in Guadalcanal. His details were a lot of interesting and complete.
4 / 5 Weston
One pleasing extraordinary lovely bed, value and exceptional leadership in timing partorisca require like this typical of a “Generation more Orders”.
5 / 5 Chas
Joe Foss like the author his very original history. His heroism was incredible and more worthy that a MOH.
4 / 5 Rob
Was able to fulfil and habladuría the general partorisca we when it was governor of Dakota of Of the sud and have answered state of boys like the representative of Mitchell institute. It is all and more than the thought that was.
4 / 5 Drucilla
Read likes raisin. Only way partorisca say history of good war. All the world will enjoy it. Fast-acting and writing of real action.
4 / 5 Sanora
This was a thrilling and factual book. It says a history of some Marine in Guadalcanal some early days of this fight. Agree my father ,( the one who was also there), mentioning Joe Foss. This book fleshed out of some histories have listened my days my young plus. It is said in a calm way of the quota headed pilot the one who could think clearly down pressure. I have wanted to you love/ it That.
5 / 5 Julene
A well writes novel using a Majors words and histories. They like him so many men of his generation, seats his has done his have to that and has not been the hero. All these brave men looked for helped our legislations the liberty. A lot of enjoyable and well stars all a way by means of.
5 / 5 Shemeka
There is enjoyed a book. Like this realistic the picture of aerial fight that has read them. Defiantly The a lot of comprising of an aerial war on G. C. . I have read multiple books in a war of earth, and good to comprise some Marine aerial participation.
4 / 5 Angella
A lot of missions spoken in detail. Sometimes writer partorisca reserve any one directs until an aim of mission is. Any CITREP before we are in an air and in our way. This has said to be an interesting book or read. Good book. I recommend this book
4 / 5 Gerald
the writing has been distant very elegant but very effective. An author was astonishingly sure with Midwest awshucks attitude. It finds like this astonishingly resilient. The desire had had the script of sticks to to say in a life of authors.
5 / 5 Francina
My be of Dakota of Of the sud has has had always the something exerts partorisca Joe Foss. Amado this book. An idea adds to a man during WWII the one who would come to be a governor of Of the one of the sud Dakoa
4 / 5 Asley
Ossia the book adds in the true hero of WWII. A history spends the majority of his time that says on some Marine of flight in Guadalcanal. His details were very interesting and complete.
5 / 5 Filiberto
This personal history was has said well. Joe Foss was the very successful fighter pilot and agent Marin in Guadalcanal. Have enjoyed his history more besides in this gender.
5 / 5 Dario
Ossia The good account of a war of air in an initial attack against a Japanese army, navy and forces of air in Guadalcanal for the pilot of fighter of the the with the record of at least 26 has had of the enemy has destroyed.
5 / 5 Dudley
This was good history in the man of humble starts,this is resulted one of his heroes of nations. It goes in partorisca do fault like this governor of the his state and very other works.
5 / 5 Leoma
Joe Foss is the modest person the one who is resulted the heroine . A lot pilot is the hero died during Second world-wide War. These heroes probably the recognition has received never partorisca his actions.
5 / 5 Tonisha
Was add partorisca read his history. For real remarkable accomplishments. To to Those men likes him in of this war could probably never be fact today.
4 / 5 Daniele
A lot very read,tip a daily lifestyle of pilot of fighter. Foss Explains a real life partorisca maintain to base of the lines forward partorisca look in an enemy!
5 / 5 Lourie
A writing of good account of bravery and American struggling alcohol! We could never repay this generation. The GOD blesses Amsterdam now and partorisca always!
5 / 5 Charita
Ossia The awesome has read. It gives the true look of these boys of fly. Very difficult to dip down. Calm will not go wrong with east a.
5 / 5 Talisha
The enjoyed entirely. Access in well with other historical books. It has given the good account of Marino faces American the one who has to do fault his county bravely.
4 / 5 Elsa
Is always more partorisca listen he of a person that experienced it. He the work adds of him. Very better that fiction.
4 / 5 Debi
The book adds and enough an ordeal. Achieve his remarkable record in such the short time. It recommends to read.
4 / 5 Trula
The author me feel was in a cockpit with him! Such one easy law looked the one narrative has flown for too fast! A history me proud to be a Americsn!
4 / 5 Gudrun
Has thought the majority of a book has been comprised partorisca see an enemy and look this has been.
4 / 5 Sage
Joe Foss was a pilot of leader and excellent fighter. It seats like this you were there in Guadalcanal, big on Henderson field, that tries to maintain a control maintained has had in that extremely nails urban lovely. The god blesses and all some warriors in an air, earth, and sea the one who tenaciously has struggled to achieve final victory in this pivotal prompt WWII battle!
5 / 5 Charisse
Good book, the easy reading but he have done likes a war was the game and entertainment. The war sucks
4 / 5 Edgar
Narrative a short of some experiences of war of a commissioner of the prime minister of one Joins of American Football. His shows of history like some normal people of one until doing extraordinary things in a war. A book reads more like the film of war of Wayne of John.
5 / 5 Nicol
Joe Foss represents a better of us. I have been to join and has directed . A more utmost generation has released a world of tyanny.
4 / 5 Cesar
Very interesting to begin to finalise. It likes- one true history.
5 / 5 Claire
Was able to fulfil and habladuría the general for us when it was governor of Dakota of Of the sud and have answered state of boys like the representative of Mitchell institute. It is all and more than the thought that was.
5 / 5 Karly
Well read. Hard to dip a book down. It likes-me any book roughly Joe Foss.
4 / 5 Rory
Agrees when some chances of this memoir arrived and door behind one that feels that all there has been at the same time. A history is very said and with the personal touch that impressed.
5 / 5 Darline
He the work adds that it takes a partorisca see some battles of air and some details of some fights. Good book, the pocolos something slow but the value that takes.
4 / 5 Kristen
One first hand-held history adds of the man the one who has been in partorisca result governor of Dakota of Of the sud and a commissioner of the prime minister of one joins of American football.
4 / 5 Wan
Written by the true American hero without bravado. Action like this really spends partorisca struggle this van so only be said of one the one who is there state
4 / 5 Ron
This was one first excellent person historical account of the marine Captain the one who has directed his Grumman squadron of fighter of the aircraft in personally shooting down 26 Japanese plans fight of base of sound in Guadalcanal of August 1942 in January 1943. His leadership and bravery is resulted in President Roosevelt that attributes a Medal of Honour. That is like this interesting in this book is that it says a history of as the war of air has contributed partorisca win a Battle of Guadalcanal partorisca attack a Japanese and drive them was Guadalcanal. All knows a history of some marine and troops of army later that wins a war of earth there but this book has said a little known history of a war partorisca air where marine fliers has shot down much more aircraft of enemy that some losses have sustained and has included sank the Japanese destroyer partorisca shoot his 50 caliber balls in a hull under a line of water. I found it hard to dip this book down.
4 / 5 Leone
Joe Foss written in the simple way and describes his recognition in Guadalcanal prompt in a Marine occupation. His description of fight in a trace of Cat against a Jap the z/the zero and the bombers is a lot real. They are of S Dak so much retreat was the hero in ours state and choose governor and has appointed an airport in Sioux Fallen 'Foss Field'. A lot WWII book of action of the fight.
5 / 5 Georgene
This was the most interesting history . Foss Was roughly yours like this down like one could be do such has risked . I think that that it was a lot modest in this accounting or his fight of air against a Japs.
4 / 5 Cristin
Is good to read such one history of the action packed of historical facts for one of some survivors of Guadalcanal. I have read the little history is of has bitten it later on when some Marine has taken his F4U Corsairs, but these types have taken results really utmost with his second says subordinated F4F Wildcats. No like this inferior, would say!
5 / 5 Magen
To the equal that was written during WW2 partorisca help an endeavour of war and also like this like this any partorisca give was secret army, is shy in a real aerial tactic that use partorisca counter a manoeuvrability of a A6M Zero. It gives a reader the good flavour of a life of some pilots and day-to-fights of the day and the living conditions have had to that give support, and of a vernacular of a time. In general the a lot of very read.
4 / 5 Noma
Has begun once, could not taking reading this book. Especially knowing it has been written well around a time some chances have taken place, and for a fighter pilot the one who has flown some missions. I have read reservation in Guadalcanal before. But I have it that has not listened never he of a perspective of a pilot of fighter of the the. Such add it has read.
5 / 5 Karissa
Like the young boy the fallowed an informative war in joe. I remember a prade in sioux falls sd the alive in sioux fallen a lot remote of where a foss was
5 / 5 Marilou
This book resupplies the quite thorough idea the some experiences of fight of the air (mostly those in the shoot down aircraft of enemy). He no delve too deeply to a lot of subjects, he quite simply and in the sincere way, chronic his introduction to flight, and then his (and his group of air is) sucedido of fight. Interesting and quickly read.
5 / 5 Broderick
Reason Joe Foss' s the history has been written in his WWII days of flight, a fashion to write at the same time and the nomenclature has behind used the then was like this different of today is. You are a lucky man in fact further of ways that one. It is unfortunate his Dad has died like this punctual. It was extremely proud state to see his edges achieves so that it adds accomplishments. I recommend to read this book. My generation can be like this appreciated our men of the service and the woman have done some sacrifices have done in both theatres in WWII.

Top Customer Reviews: Donut Hole: A ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 10 ratings
5 / 5 Margarito
A very interesting book partorisca read. After reading this book, had estimated a toil that our advance of soldato dipped partorisca struggle a propagation of communism. Has quite detail for any to feel part of an experience of one was of Vietnam.
5 / 5 Nathanael
Lebeau Is quite a lot of storyteller. A book is easy reading and very organised to coherent chapters. The difference of other first-endeavours of person, comprises considerable detail in of the Operations and of the smallest battles that arrived during his tenure to Vietnam, the majority of 1967 and when finalising so only after TET in February 1968. It is context of entity in mine dress.
Lebeau Has had one ME Him (Speciality of Military Occupation) of 3041, and his unit was a FLC, Commanded of Logistics of the Force. It was basically the type of supply, the rear echelon pogue, ( exercise it pejorative has launched for any-personal of infantry, and another backside-echelon or unit of support.) But the marine also have the saying, “each Marine is the rifleman” and has countless names in a wall of the one who have been To me cook, typist or in Lebeau marries Manual Accounting.
Does not speak his authorships in of the logistics, and has taken that like the loss. Had often to the equal that say herculean the endeavours have done of personnel of logistics to take material and the ammunition where is required desperately during a war.
Like the Marine forward the one who has to do fault in a company of infantry in a 1st Bn, 4th Regiment of Infantry of Marino in 1967, am coming late to appreciate a Marine slogan that “Each Marine is the rifleman”. Lebeau Accounts of his time to Vietnam is directed mainly in a call to time to do fault in this capacity. He very reading. Especially it appreciates his use according to quell'inform of Action (AAR), analysis of the real time for a unit has involved, has related documents , and in the first place-accounts of person to further sustain his line of history.
5 / 5 Sid
RC LeBeau Has written an unusual book. It does not achieve never Pulitzer levels but merit to read for which want to comprise that it marks the warrior and the one who a travesía is likes. LeBeu Writes in common tongue, defective but eloquent and crude. His truthfulness, the pride and the honour is evident in any reader. Law a lot last to survive, the street has learnt smarts and martial arts; it survive recognition to scare with a task that dipped the in a lot of different ‘hotspots'. His recognition for survival, the faith and to the humility is evident- he imbues each value of Body Marino.
A reason I strongly recommend this book is his only tone and contained- is raw images , like the personal documentary there is retarded 50 more years. The majority of observers listens bit and of the pieces of this type to say- fragment in of the bars or VFWs, suffused for liquid anaesthesia. RC LeBeau Give you a plenary, sober, terrifying narrative in detailed, any controversial way. It is not suffused with poetry, politician or philosophical musings- is believed, personal and dips a reader in the scarce place- line forward in the train of Marino of the fight.
4 / 5 Carin
Has read numerous personal histories, in several services and of the locations, of Vietnam. This, for far, has been a better which have read to date. An excellent read, with honesty and the exceptional detail of one there is poured in a Body, but also fully cognizant of futility of waging the war run for politics. Gentleman Lebeau is to be commended for his service, and equally for his presentation and investigation, and saying some histories of all his brother is in of arms he the one who are unable. Thank you, and Semper Fi!
5 / 5 Cecila
Has done. An author experiences all some historical operations or so only inform a history of some newspapers of units? Too many coincidemnces
5 / 5 Tam
Wants to read these books of era of Vietnam. In this way these types and gals is not forgotten never neither is thier sacrafice. Highly you recommend this to any interested in this era.
5 / 5 Reyes
Although the little disjointed to an end, RC, has woven the significant pushout, to the his cathartic memoirs. Siemper Fi, marine. Bienvenido rear!
4 / 5 Jospeh
Very when being no the veteran, but has had always an interest in of the American wars, especially a Viet Nam war. I have had the friends and the family do fault there, how is resisted an interest of mine more than some other wars. This book, the hole of Doughnut was like to be part of an experience. Very detailed in the each way, could not dip a book down! You recommend this book for the good bed.
5 / 5 Leilani
Was in IV BODY. Navy Seawolfs. This book was the add read on some Marine in and around Gives Nang that direct until and during Tet 68
4 / 5 Lasandra
This book goes to detail add roughly like this the marine there is rigged for gone right to Vietnam. It is also the good history of motivation and to the equal that to 'the push was' and go further of this calm think you can do or result.

Top Customer Reviews: Bury Him: A Memoir ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 32 ratings
5 / 5 Esteban
Captain Chamberlain account of the his 13 recognition of month that do fault in Of the sud I Body of late 1967 to late 1968 east among a better memoirs that has read to date. As Undertaken of Echo 2/7 has SAWED, he revisits locations and commitments of Collina 190 and Valley of Elephant down partorisca Aller We Isolates and a a Hoa Basin, sharing joined several realities of the fight and the challenges have faced of his Marine. As one those who has to do fault in these same locations, has found sweats to comprise of a Vietnamese culture and some the daily tactical complaints have situated sweats so many comprehensible and insightful. This in spite of, more than the entity in this powerful narrative is a history of as the company of Echo has come to recover some abandoned rests of the Marine fall. To discover an organism to decompose, a Company of Echo has SAWED question for the medivac chopper is denegado, and is instructed instead to 'bury him,' an action the one who contadora of careers to police of Body Marino. Some subsequent chances that arises of this funeral escalate to the investigation that diverse far as well as recriminations against the commander of Company Marin what follows his consciousness and does a right thing. This memoir would owe that be reading required for all the Marine lieutenants in a Basic School in Quantico, Virginia. Harm Guenther, leading Captain of Marino, Vietnam 1968-1970
5 / 5 Tyrone
liked this book because it was the true history of the local boy that do fault his country in Vietnam during a height of operations of fight in country. Account for some timely chances of a war in report to a bureaucratic maze ossia does not present never today. A Deep State was alive and well together with some cover-ups partorisca kick. A politics of a USMC (all stir them of an army for this @@subject) is front and centre. Some cover-ups, smoke and mirrors of circumventing the integrity in a level a big plus is exposed once again. It is always the marvel that any of these military heroes have gone back house with any sense of sanity that has experienced a trauma of intense fight in a half that equally has defied left so only a big plus ups leaving an of our own in a field of battle more than spending home after KIA. A disclosure of the experience of this author(s) and a treachery of some very big agents to cover up leaving an of his own behind is for real the travesty of an order a big plus. This book is very written, timely (finally) and begs a question -- really bad that says? We are and rid on spending our KIA and there is wounded behind fight in of the foreign earths. An author is to be commended for his tenacity and force of purpose in writing his history and taking it has published.
5 / 5 Maryrose
That Suceden of anguish Chamberlain has given support on fifty years to the equal that agrees some battles and some men that interacts with hanging his Viet Nam experiences. A history is memorable and underlines a treachery seats some of some Marine and the politics have involved in a coverup of the shameful accident.
5 / 5 Kirk
The provider sent and arrive like this promised that.
The BOOK has had very deep.
Personal in a lot of levels.
5 / 5 Carmelia
This book resupplies details for the Captain Marin of the tactical standpoint. An information inside this book is incredible and recommends this book to these readers with an open alcohol in spite of all a negativity around a Viet Nam War.
5 / 5 Mauro
Bury him” for Doug Chamberlain is the book to be read on three levels. In the first place, it is the narrative of as the company of rifle Marina has come joint and that has resisted near in a brutal struggling of a Tet Offensive. As, it is a history of the determination to do of the young captain that is right and so only in defiance of an outrageous order. And, third, is the parable for a profit of any man the one who has had, or has not aspired never to have, the life of consciousness, value, dignity, and stamina attributable to to likes it of of this Captain Marin. Michael Reardon, Hamilton, Mt
4 / 5 Melani
A MUST READ thus book. It thanks God for Marino of United States especially an Author of a Book. I especially like a way is writing and all some contents.
5 / 5 Abel
Excellent book, a Captain of writer Chamberlain covers a lot of appearances of a war, zones of a country, and battles this is to be struggle for his companies. Also it covers some places was stationed to Vietnam, a way results the sailor and an agent and order taken of the his platoon 2/7. And it covers one of Captain Chamberlains episodes more traumatic in his life an order to bury has has discovered rests of Marino. This episode would pursue Chamberlain for a prójimo 50 years of his life, while the personal stress adds has been situated on he on some years to discover a truth for behind a funeral. That has spent to a soldato the one who has been reason has been has left there. Captain Chamberlain find some right people to help answer all these questions and hopefully a writing of this book has helped to impulse some of some chairs of cariche of this accident. Rid adds and thank you for your Captain of service Chamberlain
5 / 5 Murray
That underlines in this book is. Truth. It was a infantryman with a 1st distribution of infantry to Vietnam 1965to 1966. Any one has said once that one before victim in sound of war is a truth and this was certainly some roughly Vietnam. Vietnam was an economic war and some people those who have sent has had part of a military industrial complex. Jack Kennedy has lost his life because it say does not commit troops of earth . Jack Kennedy was naive. He still continuous in today. Obama has been given a message , and to the equal that was Triumph .
4 / 5 Lettie
An author has written the book to oblige in that develops his intelligence, his experiences, and his ache. Read his book, could not help but think of his ache and an ache suffered for so that other veterans and his families, like the result of this conflict. Door out of the like this @@subject on that has been dreadfully the injustice done 52 years that am sure spend his cariche for a rest of his life, with honour. Highly it recommends this book.
5 / 5 Tobie
That Suceden of anguish Chamberlain has given support on fifty years to the equal that agrees some battles and some men that interacts with hanging his Viet Nam experiences. A history is memorable and underlines a treachery seats some of some Marine and the politics has involved in a coverup of the shameful accident.
4 / 5 Laurena
When be Marin I this book has paste me kinda hard. It researches authors of a truth in this book is unrelenting and admirable. I create his strong feelings of guilt is loses situated but understandable. A very intense bed.
5 / 5 Tai
Thank you Suceden Chamberlain For your service, your sacrifice and for writing this with leading descriptions that this would have to that be reading required , but no only for Marine agents. Your treatment , consideration , cured of your men and struggling for a truth deserves a respect and recognition of all the Americans . The god bless.
4 / 5 Claud
Interesting approximation to a complexity of conflict in Vietnam a good and a bad and an importance to look well to all the cost
5 / 5 Melissa
Ossia The good book . I have known the one who Doug was partorisca do to his service in politics of Wyoming. Interesting to see the integer of new picture of him that has not had any one follows is existed. Interesting bed
5 / 5 Leopoldo
I like a true history of his life, and a history of his time of service. He always comprised steadfast support of a soldato and country, but has identified also failures inside soldate and government.
5 / 5 Nereida
Thank you. I relate to your book! Vietnam there is ruined my life. If you are the fight vet read his book....
5 / 5 Harriett
An author leaves a reader that hangs time with which time when describing accidents that spent in his clock without saying a result. As when his company was ambushed on Go We isolates in a zone of clue of the street and he calls in artillery and support of next air for a tonne in a neighbour for enemy. But it does not explain some very good results, or if any patrols have been sent partorisca ascertain BDA... More is obsessed too much with (KIA) PFC Kelly and that spent his low extreme fight duress. It was not uncommon to obliterate friendly KIA when impossible to recover some rests neither. The hundreds of Marine and the soldate have been sotterrate in unmarked tombs in North Korea in a winter of 1950 when necessary. Too much to “ situate a fault” in another in the “ poor “ “ “ me” refrain also....
5 / 5 June
Thank you Iread And an author for him complimentary copies. I have revised voluntarily this book. All the opinions have expressed is my own.

Bury him: A Memoir of a Viet Nam War
Stops: Doug Chamberlain

INFORMS ☆☆☆☆
Bury him. Two few words. Because of these words, Chamberlain suffers it lifetime of guilt, ache and remorse. Like the young man that do fault in Marino in a Viet Nam War, Chamberlain the clue orders that it pursue. This book is Chamberlain account of his time in a Viet Nam War and his endeavours to dip well some in fact long injustices. A unimaginable horrors of interior of war a moment and in a PTSD that inevitably follows is described in of the such harrowing and tragic ways. These young men have struggled the war that was regrettable, to say a less, and is returned to the country that scorned him. Chamberlain Relates this period of time in such detail that feels a lot real. I can not imagine some things he and countless another has experienced. Sincerely I expect that that gives the voice his true history will help Chamberlain finds peace and solace in this world. They are honored to having read this remarkable memoir. I have read so only recently several books in a Viet Nam War. It buries it has come of mine in exactly a moment well, like the histories often do, and has learnt extracted adds to read this book. Calm llamas to read it, also!
4 / 5 Sammie
I never do fault, but always has admired that has done. It has felt for the majority of my life our implication in Viet Nam was the big deception. Our citizens those who has to do fault is there state dipped in an impossible possition, and then done to take a fault for him. Some politics in the office at the same time was responsible, any one some people that one struggling and dying. This book explains a lot of things have not comprised never. Well fact.
5 / 5 Dudley
This book is writing very good . An author knows a pertinent use of an English tongue. But I seat an author has some real subjects that is treating. While a history of one the marine abandoned is horrifying, Captain Chamberlain legislation and has taken a house of boy. It looks he likes there is squandered 50 years of his life that tries any manager. In sound of war, material raisin. And it is not always well. Unfortunately, this travesty has been apparently one all-eating project of an author partorisca situate fault. Appearance write this book that Suceden Chamberlain can move on and enjoy these years this late plus of his life. By means of his memoir can say you that it was some Marine excellent and I thank you Suceden Chamberlain partorisca your service and sacrifice. Welcome house!
5 / 5 Leoma
Unfortunately the war is extra difficult partorisca those of knots those who has been spent up in the setting where the circumstances are seen in black and white. The war is cruel, ugly, and contains a lot of shadows of ashes. Ossia So only a war of the way is and is always state. It admires some morals of authors, the hope can cure and someday forgive it. Ossia A subject .
4 / 5 Tonisha
Obliging read and interesting idea to Marino of EUA. I think a half no-Marino (to the equal that are) can not be able to comprise an extreme gravity regarding a 'bury commanded', but Chambetlin done an excellent work that explains this and other examples of tradition and honour Marino. Thoroughly I Have enjoyed this book!
5 / 5 Daniele
“Buries” for Doug Chamberlain is the book partorisca be read on three levels. In the first place, it is the narrative of as the company of rifle Marina has come joint and that has resisted near in a brutal struggling of a Tet Offensive. As, it is a history of the determination partorisca do of the young captain that is right and so only in defiance of an outrageous order. And, third, is parable partorisca a profit of any man the one who has had, or has not aspired never partorisca have, the life of consciousness, value, dignity, and stamina attributable to to likes it of of this Captain Marin. Michael Reardon, Hamilton, Mt
4 / 5 Lourie
This manuscript portrays a planned diligence and love this marine has partorisca his men and countries. His devotion has spent partorisca light a travesty this is to arrive.
5 / 5 Charita
Ossia The book that has taken the endeavour adds partorisca compose because of a plot of all that surrounds those have involved. It is hard to imagine an ache that has accompanied some actions that has been taken and those that were partorisca follow during some years .
4 / 5 Danica
Has had to know those who calm to be distant you an order partorisca bury him. You have had to know a canal of order in yours battalion, and on. Reason are an order of a voice ignored in a radio ? It can have been the pvt. RTO. If calm really wants to come cleaned, would have to expose an agent partorisca command the one who calm ordered you partorisca Bury him.
4 / 5 Georgette
Exceptional revelation of some tragedies of war, and the tentativa collective to spend facts to a forefront of the deaths is for men of leaderships that moral of lack.
5 / 5 Inez
Has said likes era. Aimed that hiararchy has used viet vets like labourers. We were always replaceable and lied to
5 / 5 Jaye
A book well gives the description adds of time and place,laws of heroism,integrities,and some effects of PTSD has lived with still decades.
4 / 5 Dianne
A MUST READ partorisca this book. It thanks God partorisca some Marine of United States especially an Author of a Book. I especially like a way is writing and all some contents.
4 / 5 Domenic
Is the gripping and impossible to dip down book, in the difficult period of history of EUA. Sincerely appearance this sincere portrait of the experience of an author in Vietnam has been cathartic partorisca he. An add read. Howard 'Bud' Reed.

Top Customer Reviews: With the Old Breed: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 60 ratings
5 / 5
Quan Was in an army, my commander there has been the escommemded reading' ready, which has ignored.

Has read this after looking a miniseries of HBO this was based in partially this book. It was surprised really in so was faithful in this account.

That is to say very very written, and like the man grown that it is also the veteran, is not fearful to admit that I cries me the small time.

IS disgusted by the plot of fictional half comunicacionales that Second World War of uses like the parameter of plot (Perla of Bay of Michael the port is a worse offender ). A lot the documentary has seen and reservation and has read has looked in of the things of an almost barren perspective, strategic.

An account detailed of the first-hand-the source has lined is probably the better road to comprise some horrors of some campaigns of island. I will not say that is to say the book has amused to read (the war is terrifying), but would recommend in any one in some armed forces.

Also, if you are in an army, does not leave your mamma read this. He preoccupies .
5 / 5
There is an aunt that battled in a Pacific in First World War. It returns with the box of medals and never spoken in that has survived it. Only after reading this book comprises his silence in that has experimented. And.b. Sledge The battle of elegant prose described that it is metaphors for hell. With a left wing of Old Run me to comprise a lot these the veterans have the lean data. A painful read and an essential unit
5 / 5
I call this eternal history, any one so that I am the military expert for any half, but for a following two reasons. Research my genealogy found the wartime the newspaper maintained for one of my ancestors, the confederate infantryman in a Civil War. Literally it can substitute a lot of some very in Sledgehammer experience without of the newspaper of my ancestor. They are almost eerily similar. Besides, some threads of one of my husband has sawed-the workers are the S.et Of Armada.un.L. His father has related that when his threads comes house for R&R, a pettiness of the complaints have done for some civilians in road to house in the rabies ails controlled. A step of this book that describes a difficulty affronted by Marino that was directly to battle the back house could have been written by the threads of our partner. Again, it is eerily similar.

Has been stunned for so some basic experiences of the soldier of line of the front, extended in 150 years, and yes affronting an enemy of one this own culture or of the foreign culture is a same. Active there was always enormous respect for our military men, but after reading this book my point of view is for ever changed in something deeper that the words can transmit. My father-in-the law was an agent in an army in Second World War of durable Europe. I can comprise now why he very seldom spoken of his experience of wartime, and when he , he the only cute histories have said.

Is recommending this book in my boys of adult for idea in that his grandfather, and partner that at present serves, there is experimented.
5 / 5
It does not recommend this book all over the world, so that the war is a lot of, very ugly, and Sledge very sugarcoat the. A book follows through coaching, then in an advance of Pacific of Pavuvu, then in some battlegrounds of Peleliu and Okinawa. Opinions: this description comprises some spoilers. But it is the first-hand-the account has lined, so obviously Sledge survived, or has not written a book. A description is also long so that a book gave me conspires to think enough.

Imagine bonded in the foxhole. It is been raining for weeks, he so that has the puddle in a fund, and can not take a last time your feet were dry. You could take the warm cup of coffee or ingot, yes heats in you, but will have to hunch how is by train to heat you the so a rain any one poses one sterno to beat was. Everything smells terrible, so that maggot-infested the corpses are everywhere. If sleep, is for a light of some claves a navy maintains the road on way that sees an enemy tries infiltrates. Quan Has to calms of start of your foxhole to tug up more ammunition or to take feed, will be peeled and shot in. Also it was it shot he in you was spending a lot in the bunk. If you are a one this has wounded, and some Japanese take you, will torture you. And takings killed, and if a Japanese arrival with your organism, will mutilate it. Bienvenido in Okinawa. Peleliu Is not very differentonly is dry and hot and coated in of the flies, and does not have any very foxholes, so that a coral is also take to dig in.

In a hand, With an Old Race is gritty accounts of war of island. Sledge (Nicknamed Sledgehammer for Marino of partner) is totally earnest. It admits that fright , does not look that he these Marino often deploys-undressed a dead enemy and an enemy almost-fatality (trust methe marine that the tear was teeth of the gold is soft compared in that a Japanese done in Marino is died), and shows so much aversion for an enemy and amour for Marino of partner and his navy corpsmen (with an exception).

But With an Old Race is more than the brutally earnest account of war of Pacific. It IS also a history of the fight to maintain of a man his humanity and his sanity in a face of horrible circumstances. Sledge IS the Southerly boy, Christian. It does not smoke until it arrives fight, and is an only person has read that says SNAFU is for the normal situation, each which littered up. In some level, gives is being coached to be cannon fodder, but an accident of fight is still the difficult load for him to line: some horrible conditions, a massacre, a constant fear. I have been touched by a scene, when Sledge is roughly in attraction the few teeth of gold out of the Japanese corpse (something has seen another , but has not had fact). One corpsman tries to speak him out of him. In the first place suggest it that Sledge in in to to the parents would not like them the. Quan Cela Does not act, one corpsman said to Think germs. Yes, germs in the battlegroundlaughable. But it is enough to do Sledge reconsiders, and maintains the small of his humanity.

Is not each dark and depress. There it was funny moments alsothe men that his adapt lieutenant of green of his earlier fiance to touch a Japanese with his cutter and pistol and visit a tide of war everything for his sake, as the the lieutenant has said frenetically is digging the really deep foxhole after his first flavour of fight. Or a course when Sledge decides to take the turnip in the bunk while some crews of tombs are doing, and his poncho of attractions in his leader to maintain a rain was. Any one surprisingly, a crew of tombs almost the carts was gone with some corpses. (I have totally of coming, but has been sleeping in the dry bed, tibia in place of the cradle foxhole, and my sleep is not interrupted by shells and of the threats of Japanese paratroopers.)

Sledge Adds in a plus rid in his own words: the war is brutish, inglorious, and the terrible waste. The fight leaves one indelible mark in that is thank you for the give support. An only redeeming the factors were comrades of mine ' incredible bravery and his devotion in the each another. Formation of the organism of Marina I has taught to kill efficiently and to try to survive. But I have taught also loyalty in the each anotherand amour. This alcohol of the organism has sustained.

A remarkable book, and the vivid memory that still that is not killed or wounded in the fight paid the terrible prize.
5 / 5
I have wanted absolutely this book, of a military fight that is a primary subject in a earnest sharing he of a personal impact to be the rifleman in the zone of the fight in a way to write was well in my ally. Sledge Written in a unassuming and transparent road that does not find with a bragging and entitlement this has remarked in other military autobiographies. In this way of drop of key scripture leaves a reader to appreciate some contents of a book - the very blunt sharing he of some invasions of Peleliu and Okinawa so witnessed by the Marine has deprived. Sledge Has used so much his personal notes and of the historical documents to ensure with the action of precision some details of a battle as it is so much the personal account as well as the historically accurate unit Any one concealed appreciates the military history will be disappointed in this book.
5 / 5
Possibly a better idea in a perspective of character of Second World War that you possibly can find.
Be so of a European front that it is such the reading of accident of a perspective of Americans in a Theatre of Pacific.

Is not for a faint of heart. It IS violent, crude, aggressive. But more importantly is believed, and is true. An honesty of Sledge in the considerations in war are only something will not take never anywhere more. Allocution to describe an aversion and savagery among Marino and Japanese, a horror and brutality of war, and a change that spends in a character around lucido (comprising he). He this without being anti-war also.

Truly the fantastic read, and me sad will not conform never Eugene Sledge.
3 / 5
Read a real book and he has been point and averts! This version was edited strongly, left out of Sledges history pre Marine Organism, which feel was germain in a whole history. It shows some changes in Sledge of the launched eyed boy with the preconcieved creates duquel when be Marin has involved and what the fights in fact would be to like.
Has been situated in Okinawa two times when was in an Organism Marino and I have walked a battleground that Sledge has battled on. There is a zone apropa Shuri crest that has had the pistol of location of machine this there has been a paintbrush has cleared was how can see it, could see marks of view of balloon during a front and the big piece blown was some corners. A chilling the part for me was , when walks around a backside in an entrance, had marks so a lot of of to the the balloons like them to them the front! This Marine has to assult he of a backside for the take was! I asked me always what the men have been wounded to take of the same a gesture.
Quan Explored This place has begun to ask can find or that had not been cleaned up,as I have begun for parallel floor in a crest. Almost it has tripped it in a prjimo one founds foreseen the so down when being in an earth and tableware of money for folidge. It IS by behind the in sight is field of fire , was chilling to see that wide open it was and what difficult would have been it his to take of the same posed together with a fire of coverage of another gesture. My admiration of Marino that battled in Okinawa is measured further, is daunted of his value to give support through a Carnage and deprivations of this battle. It conforms the a few of these men that has battled there through my be in one Joins of Organism Marina. I have related the history to take the trip with some of my friends in a Southerly final of an island where has the Park of Paz( there version of the monument of war) where one has pieces of big granite with names of some Japanese units and his deaths . Had the quite big group of the men the old Japanese plus that look in ones these monuments, some angled most deeply in them, some were in of the tears,and has thought,God , these are a survivers of a battle! A man was eyeballing organism quite hard as I have turned in him and he has looked in an eye and in the English broken asks was American of Sailor , has said yes. It looks in me all a more take and said' has conformed perhaps your grandfather is esayuda ' perhaps calm ' , curve in the each another and has walked was. I have related this history in a Okinawa vet and this man this old plus that it was one of some better people would not conform never looked in me and his eyes of soft blue turned the hard glacial blue and said' these BASSES is Lucky of living being!
5 / 5
That is to say a type of person, and his account of control for young men that is missing in today of culture. A lack of the recognition of some hardships has given the support for the liberty is aimed in this book. A humility of authors is compares with travers out of this book, and is the real inspiration for all those that are missing of to respect our country.

Each NFL player that kneels for a National Hymn would have to when being required to read this. Perhaps help them to comprise what the joke is.
5 / 5
The history is that us , and what has given a war was such the hard thing to think why w would want to attack each what so down this has built. Cairo In some countries of Pasqua that has has done prende to reconstruct and mediate be fellow only with your neighbour. Instead, they run in a verge for other people to be able to one marries the and can them. That has done at all that goes to spend in an earth that has been bombed and turned in shambles that goes to live there? I bad Russia would leave the in an only place could go Siberia and build the city, Mexico has the plot of earths opens in a to the sudeste the corner where could build the city. In some the USA an only place the build would be valley of death.. They think that that they are going in Holywood to live the no. Has to build there technology of own city what to plan his city in Russia, France, Russia, Finland and take rid a s\the clothes spends and take go in place to walk around like zombies? The war is hard and each boy would have to read this book to see that it was thru to take where is maintaining.
5 / 5
An excellent read of a point of view of one of some men in fact in a core of a battle. In depth you create cual in the this was that to be in some advances of stain for long periods of time. Marino largo has no known exactly where was or what an aim of one litigates prey of era. Eugene Sledge Has sawed-ordinates his experiences of fight together with some historical accounts of cases to help a reader obtains the better view and account of his experiences. If yours interested in some battles of a Pacific Second World War durable or that it was that to be there, that is to say a book since you!
5 / 5
“With an Old Race: In Peleliu and Okinawa” is the remarkable memoir for frontline USMC PFC infantryman Eugene B. Sledge. That this memoir so only is that it was written by a enlistee (any one an agent or the journalist) the one who has maintained contemporaneous notes of his experiences to struggle to write in his bible. Reason have written things down immediately with which have arrived, years later when Sledge has written his book, does not have to that trust his recollection and risk that the time has had turn, minorado or embellished his memory; or it has left another to question that has experienced it.

Has small details in incidents, chances, other Marine, etc. That it could it to it have been forgotten if no partorisca Sledge contemporaneous notes. These small details are found seldom in another WW2 books.

Although it suffers psychological trauma (PTSD), Sledge contemporaneous the notes have meant that some horrors of the like the experiences was partorisca always commemorated. A fact that Marino and veterans of Army of them them EUA those who is gone through some active same experiences has rented amply his accuracy he the fact one of a better and more attentive WW2 memoir that there is not reading never.

While reading “With an Old Race”, has thought in a 1986 film PLATOON. A character of Sheen of Charlie in PLATOON agreed of Eugene B. Sledge; This in spite of, that Sledge is spent for era much more brutal and traumatic.
4 / 5
This was my second time taking a travesía by means of Pelielu & Oki with Sledgehammer. A first time, was the 1 stLt emotional to owe in Iraq and taking 1/7 backside to his amphibious roots in a 31st MINE. I have walked some for a part of countries and has seen the treat well of Okinawa, some ghosts partorisca battle still whisper of grottos ensnarled for jungle, was the heavy artillery was has employed once. This book has spent that scene the life and helped to appreciate the one who lucky is with averting losses of fight of entity like this agreed in these pages. Years later, the king-reading has added nostalgia of my service and I appreciate EB Sledge sweet nudges that always adapt me partorisca live for Captain Haldane level. Rid adds, highly recommended.
4 / 5
An antidote to any nobility of people of the thoughts of the war could have. This evolves to an all the true history of death and maiming in the each form. A distintegration of people physically and mentally of constant fear in the forms of thousand, these taps partorisca reserve to an effect of war in some senses, an organism and an alcohol. It is very written and is a better WW2 first hand-held account has read. Ossia How was like to be there like this near like the words will leave. All the world with an interest in a war in a Pacific would owe that read this.
5 / 5
Our types were lying on skin-slicing choral with rotting organism of his comrades everywhere. An enemy has had special extracted partorisca ours infantry partorisca see--like this soldato' severed privates stuffed his gaping mouths. A heat was searing, feet the decayed interior has fallen of not being able to be taken was partorisca weeks. An enemy dipped on cheats and ambushes, as you have not known never when you could be blown up. Our types have struggled bloody battles partorisca the pocolos ran of coffins, worthless earth that a Japanese could take behind the day. The constantly has gathered insects in the organism that bite until it is there state has infected welts in welts. Sometimes it calms it could not take to a outhouse as you defecated in calm. It has had the days cut out of alimentary or same water. It has had illnesses of jungle, dysentery, the malaria and this was so only a start. Our types outfought men those who has thinks that partorisca die to a last man would win him celestial reward. We owe a unreachable debt of recognition so that it has sacrificed partorisca we.
4 / 5
Can not take enough of these WWII memoirs/histories/of biographies! 'With an Old Race' is an excellent read of some experiences of soldate in WWII. I think that that all the world would owe that read this type of books as, this day and age, has forgotten our way in Amsterdam. We have forgotten that ours (add)the grandfather is is spent for take ours liberty have today. Material of all this Social Justice Warriors and Antifa creatures, if it marvels the one who my grandfather would have thought roughly his, especially afterwards like him and some men do fault with this past stops.
Read that, teach it and sure mark ours the youth agrees that it is like to be has had to that give your life for your country.
Amazing book with fascinating accounts of an ugly war and is effects and, more importantly, a bravery of some men those who struggled it and that it was has had to that to give to achieve liberty around a world.
5 / 5
This book is one of a better unadulterated accounts of warfare written in an agony and butcher is of one of a better and infantry of Body Marine historical distribution for one of some better members of the generation to the like owing our eternal recognition. Eugene Sledge the glass counts clear and precise of his experiences looks almost against a confusion of fight and butcher is and presence of terrible agony in some battles in Peleliu and Okinawa. Sledge Transmits to a reader by means of this testimony to struggle that warfare for a rifleman is in a living and a dead person, roughly killing and dying. He any any esforzo to romanticize a law to kill or dying in sound of war and expresses a rot of organism and putrid battlefield without censorship. If there is something to be learnt of a hell Sledge is gone down to and is exited unscathed, is that we do not have to that never give up trying some world-wide the better place in honour of Sledge, his Marine friends in a 1st Distribution of Marino and everything that never taken to experience his world without war.
4 / 5
Ossia For real the phenomenal bed. Really you leave it is that the life is likes to like a infantryman to coach to spiegamento. An initial fear of an odder and to the equal that react, a newspaper misery in the zone of fight, and an emotional roller coaster of pre to struggle of the estaca is all transmitted with the detail adds. A perfectly described author a transition of 'normal civilian' to a world of numbness to struggle where that was to perceive once like the horror simply results the part of a world-wide around . Something concealed the house attacked with me was the short few sentences of as esmells' of fight and battlefields clave with you to a point where years later, one can odorare this scent again and instantly amena of the sleeps and of the rear memories of the chances a lot the time gone. You recommend this to any that loves the view of life in a line.
5 / 5
Ossia The account adds of the man of mortar of Marine Body that goes of hires to soldato in an of the sud pacific. This account is detailed and map and need to be. Some accounts aim a bloody hell that has been Pelilu and Okinawa! Sledge Give pictures of a death, stench, dehydration, exhaustion, and misery that these men have the data sustains to win this war, and included the glimpse that was it likes house come with these battles stills that goes in in his boss. The students of precise history more histories that some men in an earth am spent stops. Arrival to read an account for a general of army in his strategies and of the movements of troop in a pacific, a reality that a real war was like so only can be seen for a soldato of feet! Sledge Was some edges of the doctor the one who with which a war is resulted the university professor, and this account is very very written and obliging. Highly recommend it!
5 / 5
Like steps of time with other conflicts some new generations lose perspective of one all eating fight WWII was in some the EUA and a world. Like the youngster 10-13 year has looked all some the young men in my community disappear to some soldate-all the world has been- unless you were 4f- physically disqualified. Some of these young men later looked in a killed in action paper. “With an Old Race” for Sledge is one of a two further down the history of fight of the earth of a Pacific War. Sledge, An author a 18 old year of Mobile chooses a Marine infantry like the idealistic and for casualidad do fault in a fight for an island of Pelileu and then Okinawa- some two bloodier fights of a Pacific war. Sledge Servants is traumatized for one struggling. In a process maintains notes, the newspaper that after some friends of war press to write like the book that among this book adds. Sledge Present that litigates like this realistically. Sledge The book would owe that be read to take the real vision of this brutal war. Some the soldate Japanese have to do fault with a faith that was the treachery to give and has had to be killed. Like an example a historical Prime minister Marin Diviosn in the servants has been decimated for one struggling in Pelileu. Another reservation the must is Darkness of Goodbye “” for William Manchester another survivor Marin of a Pacific War the one who has been in stops to be the author recognised of a lot of biographies.
5 / 5
There is enjoyed for real this book for a lot of different reasons. One, I like a way was said yours . It is almost as if an author so only said in person, very true, very real, very detailed. Two, tip another side of war and life like a infantryman. A esal' side of war that some leaves of means comunicacionales was or chooses any to speak roughly. I have loved a detail an author has been to when describing situations and his experiences. The times have had to take reading and in brief gather your thoughts in that is reading. I have appreciated a way a calm author gave a whole appearance of some military operations and plans concealed has been spent was. Down to some formations of battle, to strategic movements, to those wars to struggle behind then, strategically. Global and amazing book. A lot the eye that opens and has learnt a lot of new things of an author and this book. 5/5.
5 / 5
After looking a HBO miniseries “A Pacific,” has had to that take a book a miniseries has been based – this a there is not disappointed, and was the down-the-account of earth of some private experiences like the Marine in Second world-wide War. This a really take yours, and an author the work adds to spend calm to the his narrative and in chair of a lot of scenes as if you are there still with him. I have appreciated as you explain things in everyman tongue and out of some people, crew, and the situations in the context can comprise. In actuality, ossia one of some better books has read several years, and highly would recommend it by all the world.
4 / 5
When it Was very young, roughly 10 years after WW2, agrees to seat in the bed with my parents that asks my mamma, 'that is bad with dad behind?' It looks the hamburger and my mamma said was of a war. That war? First of fast roughly 30+ years finally have taken my dad to speak roughly that. When you are not the naval assistant EA gunner in the one of or transport of troop, work to walk to land, of a Marianas the Okinawa, comprising Peleliu. It is kamakazied while shipside and mortared relentlessly hangs it landings. Raisin almost 8 weeks was and on in of the beds of recovery of the ship.

Has read this book two times and every time arrived with my heart in my throat. They are not that it goes the rehash like another with accuracy has declared in a book. But I will say it that I helped to comprise separate the one who my father has to that it has spent for but could not transmit mine without struggling. If calm so only read a reservation roughly first presents intense fight, ossia a a . To survive this horror, has had to that be 'the generation more order'.

Finally, in another description a writer has suggested yes is thinking roughly going in a service, does not leave your mamma read this book. Strongly it recommends apresamientos that advise. The this in spite of, will require to expect the pair read it again.
4 / 5
Are not even halfway by means of a book still & already the hard meeting to dip down.
Has had the father (R. I. P.) The one who has to do fault in Korea, Vietnam & of Malaysia in an Australian Infantry.
The dad has not spoken Never at all in his experiences of fight, excepts a time, when it was the young boy .
Had been looking the film of war for me in dad & to house that it finalises to take house to drink with friends. Have Enough the little under his tape - could say you.
To the equal that have listened a door of screen & of the open fly, has not paid any attention until there is @@give that some time had spent & had not listened any 2 raisin prójimo still.
When you Look on, is halfway in a doorway the aim & frozen like the ghost.
When I Created to see was well, has had to that ask roughly 3 times was very.
When snap Out of him, he so only yelled in me 'recognition Goes, recognition Was'.
There is run over immediately turned & of a T. V.
A film has begun to adapt Dad of his time in Korea.
A film of war was in a snow with to plot of fire & of machine gun of the explosions.
This was a first & Only time the never spoken dad in real fight before. Anytime before he has asked on some wars, averts it, or not even answered.
The dad has begun to say me like his undertaken had been taken in fire of enemy of machine guns & of Mortar.
Dad & one of his next friends has been wounded & a lot another has murdered frankly in a carnage.
The dad said that he crawled on to the his buddy & all his hanged intestines was. The dad cleaned him with waters he of the his canteen & has tried to dip some intestines behind inside his partner. His partner was in treating adds to hurt so it can imagine. The dad has continued to do he the band of coverage around the until he medic has come to treat them both.
The dad has suffered the wound to the his with the & of abdomen & he & all a wounded has been evacuated for chopper to the hospital of field.
The dad discovered after coming to, of a surgery, that his partner has not lived, but is the past is gone in a chopper.
Reading this book like this far, gave the light idea that has to it has been it likes, to experience hell on earth, as so personal of the fight has for centuries.
4 / 5
Life like the soldato is not easy during the war.

When it Was young, for reasons a lot now comprise, some heroes of the mine little world were players of baseball (Tom Seaver, for example) and Astronauts ( was all has said Neal that faces Armstrong was - of course everything to actuate volunteered in the second to fly to a moon - not saying Armstrong has not been to face, May ....But the to everything would have liked me liked, my friends and me) and singers and actors.

So many, yes has been a day to the game of baseball in Shea Stadium, a fact has not crossed never my alcohol that some of some 'defenders' in this big crowd was Marina veteran of Guadalcanal or Peleliu, or external very dangerous battlefields that so only had gone calm among 2 and 3 decades previously. And while it was excited like this to look a game of players of the baseball, has had real heroes there that day, no in a field of ball.

This pound a lot of writing explains that roughly of is spent stops.
4 / 5
This book is to good sure any for a faint of heart. This in spite of, masters an attentive account of WWII in a Pacific, to this history likes them the view by means of some eyes of a enlisted private, And. B. Sledge -- Those who has struggled in two of some bloodier battles of a Pacific: Peleliu and Okinawa -- is like this powerful and like this riveting. A book does not press any agenda another that to press a unvarnished truth. Not being any decoration. An author not giving support his own accomplishments in any way. In fact, it looks to exit of his way to minimise them, but also exited of his way to give credit to other soldate for his laws of heroism and professionalism. Besides, reason Sledge the account is like this true, this book is entirely devoid of any politically corrected rhetoric or revisionism of history. A tongue is hard and a brutally sincere author, down to one the majority of horrific details. For me, as any has not spent never a uniform but whose own father struggled in a Battle of Okinawa and the one who has spoken little he -- this book was the hard read. But I am appreciated to have read the. And for any any one knows that it is it really be in in these battles, this pound is the must has read.
5 / 5
Has bought a Press of Prison paperback version (any one a version of phase of the mass) of With an Old Race (WTOB) still $ thinking it would be the product of quality. The paper is poor, the measure is small, the coverage is like this-so much. Compared to a big quality of Leckie Helmet for Pillow of Mine for $ , WTOB is the tear was. The pictures have attached to aim differences in topography and global measure.

Very sad. Appearances take the copy that was something could be supported by pride in my library. Ossia One will loan and say a person can maintain it.
5 / 5
A half horrible of an Island Warfare in a Pacific has concluded with heavy losses for some Marine of EUA, many there is wounded physically and more wounded psychologically. Like warriors and like the Clan of men, was courageous,
that worry for each another and respectful to the each living and in dead person. These men were the credit our Nation adds.
Has sacrificed with honour, dignity, patriotism and respect. They have ensured a security of our liberty. The best
comprise a hypocrisy and insanity of some Japanese actions, all would have to that read some Chapters of Buddhism and Shintoism
in an Amazon, hardcopy or kindle, book 'Living to Die' for Carl Nurick.
5 / 5
There is enjoyed a sincere portrait of Marino infantryman innermost day of feelings in and the day out of a prolongs bloody campaign. It leaves a reader to experience vicariously that is for real likes to be in some lines at the head of the bloody war. This is not the book read or listen to in the evening of Sunday in a park for personal entertainment. It is a lot too realistic for that. You are for real in sound of war with Sledgehammer [the author] for your side- with a Japanese enemy.
Is to good sure any for a faint of heart, but so that simply they wish to know that it was likes 75 years ago in this God forsaken Islands and in fact was Goddess forsaken.
5 / 5
... It was in artillery of Vietnam of Head office of Big Earths. I seat like this he sniveling wimp after reading the one who these types are spent for day with which day. Ossia The add read of so only can begin to describe that it litigates to line the real advance is likes. The civilians are charitable when they say 'thank you for your service' but does not have any idea like the this of brutal fight and always will be.

This rids calm grip to start with to finalise...
5 / 5
Has read to plot of books roughly war. Ossia One of a better. It says everything in a misery, the fear and the death involved in the war with the fanatical enemy unafraid of death. A war in a Pacific was very different that a war in Europe. Sledge Has described the true hell in Okinawa. Vase, cadaveri, maggots, infections, illnesses. Near constant rain for weeks. All while a Japanese was usually big and dry in of the grottos. A prize a half USMC struggling the man paid during Okinawa was besides an imagination and of the possible capacities of todays warfighters. Appearance do not have to that never discover. If calm really wants to appreciate a prize paid for our Marine of EUA in a Pacific during WW2 then read this book.
4 / 5
When it Was in an army, my commander there has been the escommemded reading' ready, which have ignored.

Has read this after looking a HBO miniseries that was based in partially this book. It was surprised really in like this faithful was the this tale.

Ossia Writing a lot well , and like the man grown the one who is also the veteran, am not fearful to admit that I shout the little time.

Am disgusted for the plot of fictional half comunicacionales that use WWII like the setting of plot (Michael Baia Pearl the port is a worse offender ). A lot the documentary has seen and books has read them has looked in of the things of an almost barren, strategic perspective.

An account detailed of the first-the hand-held source is probably the better way to comprise some horrors of some campaigns of island. I will not say ossia the fun book to read (the war is terrifying), but would recommend it to any in some armed forces.

Also, if you are in an army, does not leave your mamma read this. It concerns .
5 / 5
Has had an uncle the one who has struggled in a Pacific in Second world-wide War. It goes back with the box of medals and has not spoken never on which have survived. So only after reading this book comprises his silence in that has experienced it. And.B. Sledge The elegant prose battle described ossia metaphors for hell. With an Old Race left to comprise a lot these veterans have the lean data. A painful bed and an essential a.
4 / 5
Calls this timeless history, any reason are the military expert for any half, but for a following two reasons. Investigation my genealogy has found the wartime the newspaper maintained for one of my ancestor, the confederate infantryman in a Civil War. Literally it can substitute a lot of some passages in Sledgehammer experience with passages of the newspaper of my ancestor. They are almost eerily looked. Besides, some edges of one of my husband has sawed-the workers is the Navy . His father has related that when his edges comes house for R&R, a pettiness of the complaints have done of some civilians in home send to the anger grieves controlled. A passage of this book that describes a difficulty faced for Marino the one who has been directly to battle the rear house could be be write of the edges of our partner. Again, it is eerily alike.

Has been stunned for like this some basic experiences of the soldato of line of the front, has extended on 150 years, and yes facing an enemy of one this own culture or of the foreign culture is one same. I have it quell'has had always enormous respect for our military men, but after reading this book my point of view is for ever changed to something deeper that the words can transmit. My father-in-law was an agent in an army in Europe during WWII. I can comprise now reason he a lot seldom has spoken of the his wartime experience, and when he , he so only the pleasant histories have said.

Am recommending this book to my boys of adult for idea to the as his grandfather, and fellow the one who at present servants, has experienced.
5 / 5
Would not recommend this book by all the world, reason the war is a lot, very ugly, and Sledge a lot sugarcoat that. A book goes on down half to coach, then to a Pacific outpost of Pavuvu, then to a battlefields of Peleliu and Okinawa. Look: this description comprises some spoilers. But it is the first-hand-held account, like this obviously Sledge survived, or has not written a book. A description is also long because a book gave plots to think roughly.

Imagine you stuck in the foxhole. It is been raining for weeks, he so that has the puddle in a fund, and calm can not agree a last time your feet were dry. You could take the warm cup of caffè or bullion, if the hot to you, but will have to that hunch on while you are by train of the heat so that a rain does not dip a sterno to beat was. All odora terrible, reason maggot-infested the cadaveri are everywhere. If you sleep, it is for a light of some claves a navy maintains to send on calm so that it see an enemy tries infiltrates. When you Owe that exited of the your foxhole to haul on more ammunition or to take feed, will be peeled and shot in. Calm also will be shot in is spending a lot in the bunk. If you are a a the one who there is wounded, and a Japanese take you, will torture you. And takings killed, and if a Japanese arrival with your organism, will mutilate it. Bienvenido to Okinawa. Peleliu Is not very very different—so only is dry and hot and covered in of the flies, and am not very a lot of foxholes, reason a coral is too hard to undermine to.

In a hand, With an Old Race is gritty accounts of island warfare. Sledge (Nicknamed Sledgehammer for his partner Marino) is entirely sincere. It admits that it scares , it does not hide this fact that Marino often “field-undressed” a dead enemy and an enemy almost-died (trust—the marine that the tear was teeth of the gold is sweet compared to the that a Japanese has done to Marino has died), and tip both aversion for an enemy and amour for his partner Marino and his navy corpsmen (with an exception).

But With an Old Race is more than the brutally sincere account of Pacific warfare. It is also a history of the fight to maintain of a man his humanity and his sanity in a face of horrible circumstances. Sledge Is the boy Of the sud, Christian. It does not smoke until it arrives fight, and is an only person has read the one who says SNAFU stands for the normal situation, all has littered up. On some level, @gives is coached to be cannon fodder, but an accident of fight is still the difficult load for him to resist: some horrible conditions, a slaughter, a constant fear. I have been touched by a scene, when Sledge is for attractive the few teeth of gold out of the cadavere Japanese (something has seen another , but there has not been fact). A corpsman tries to speak out of him. In the first place it suggests that Sledge to to the parents would not like . When it Conceal it does not act, a corpsman says “to Think germs.” Yeah, Germs in the battlefield—laughable. But it is enough to do Sledge reconsider, and maintain the little of his humanity.

Is not all dark and depressing. It has had there moments of grace also—the men that has spent his green lieutenant of his earlier promise to touch a Japanese with his knife and pistol and turn a tide of war everything for him, as that the lieutenant says frenetically is undermining the really deep foxhole after his first flavour of fight. Or a course when Sledge decides to take it nap in the bunk while some crews of tombs are doing, and pull his poncho in his head to maintain a rain was. Any surprisingly, a crew of tombs almost the carts went him with some cadaveri. ( Has totally of coming, but has been sleeping in the dry bed, tibia in place of the wet foxhole, and my sleep is not interrupted by shells and of the threats of Japanese paratroopers.)

Sledge Is on a book more in his own words: the war is brutish, inglorious, and the terrible waste. The fight leaves a indelible frames in that is forced for the give support. An only redeeming the factors were comrades of mine ' incredible bravery and his devotion to the each one like this another. Formation of marine Body have taught to kill efficiently and to try to survive. But I have taught also loyalty to the each one like this another—and amour. This alcohol of the body has sustained.

A remarkable book, and the vivid memory that still that is not killed or wounded in the fight has paid the terrible prize.
4 / 5
Has loved absolutely this book, of a military fight that is a subject primary to one sincere sharing of a personal impact to be it rifleman in the zone to struggle to a fashion to write was well on my ally. Sledge Written in a unassuming and transparent way that does not find with a bragging and entitlement that there is remarked in other military autobiographies. This fashion of the decrease of writing key leaves a reader to appreciate some contents of a book - the a lot of blunt sharing of some invasions of Peleliu and Okinawa like this assisted for the private Sailors. Sledge Has used so much his personal notes and historical documents to ensure with actions of accuracy some details of a battle how is both the personal account as well as the historically attack a. Person the one who appreciates the military history will be disappointed in this book.
5 / 5
Possibly a better idea in a perspective of character of WWII that possibly can find.
Listen so much of a European front that it is such the reading of accident of a perspective of Americans in a Pacific Theatre.

Is not for a faint of heart. It is violent, crude, aggressive. But more importantly is believed, and is true. An honesty of Sledge in the considerations the war is so only something calms will not take never anywhere more. It directs to describe an aversion and savagery among Marino and Japanese, a horror and brutality of war, and a transmission that spends inner some character around lucido (comprising he). He this without being anti-war also.

For real the fantastic bed, and me sad will not fulfil never Eugene Sledge.
5 / 5
Has read a real book and he has been full stop! This version was modified strongly, leaving out of Sledges history pre Body Marino, which seats was germain to a whole history. Tip some transmissions in Sledge of the launched eyed boy with the preconcieved create that when be Marino entailed and which struggle in fact would be to like.
Was stationed in Okinawa two times when it was in a Body Marino and I have walked a battleground that Sledge struggled on. There is a zone near of Shuri ridge this there has been the location of machine gun this there has been a paintbrush has cleared was calm so that that can see, could see see mark of ball during a front and the big chunk soufflé was some corners. A chilling the part for me was , when it walk around a backside to an entrance, has had frames like this a lot of of to the balls likes him to him the front! Marino has has had to that assult he of a backside for the take was! I asked always the one who the men have been wounded to take out of the east a place.
When explored This place has begun to ask can find a concealed had not been cleaned on,as I have begun for parallel paving in a ridge. I almost tripped in a prójimo one has found foreseen the when being like this down to an earth and covered for folidge. I have been for behind the to see is field of fire , was chilling to see that wide open it was and the one who difficult would have been it to take out of this place together with a fire of coverage of some another place. My admiration of Marino the one who has struggled in Okinawa are measured further, am daunted of his value to give support by means of a Carnage and deprivations of this battle. I have fulfilled the some those that of these men those who has struggled there by means of my be in one Joins of Body Marino. I have related the history to take the travesía with some of my friends to an end Of the sud of an island where has the Park of Paz( there version of the monument of war) where one has to that the pieces of big​ granite with names of some Japanese units and his dead persons . Had the quite big group of the Japanese men older that look in some these monuments, some have bent a lot deeply to them, some were in of the tears,and has thought,Goddess , these are a survivers of one struggling! A man was eyeballing we quite hard as I have turned his and has looked in an eye and in broken English asks was American Marino , has said yes. Look in me all a hard plus and say' has fulfilled perhaps your grandfather is'I said ' perhaps calm ' , curve to the each one like this another and has walked was. I have related this history to a Okinawa vet and this man this old plus the one who was one of some better people would not fulfil never looked in me and his soft blue eyes have turned the hard glacial blue and say' this LOW is Lucky of living being!
5 / 5
Ossia A type of person, and his account of endurance for young men that is missing in today of culture. A lack of the recognition of some hardships has given the support for the liberty is showed in this book. A humility of authors is compares with travers out of this book, and is the real inspiration for all those that lack of respect our country.

Each NFL player that kneels for a National Hymn would owe that be required to read this. He perhaps his help to comprise that that the joke is.
5 / 5
A history is that , and those that have given a war was such the hard thing to think reason w would want to attack each one which down that has built. Look In a easter country that has his facts to reconstruct and mediate in just be partners with your neighbour. Instead, they run to a flange for other people to feed one houses him and feed them. That has his at all concealed facts goes to spend to an earth that was bombed and turned to shambles the one who goes to live there? I mean Russia would leave him in an only place could go Siberia and build the city, Messico has to weaves it of earths opens in a to the sudeste the corner where could build the city. In some the USA an only place to build would be valley of death.. They think that that they are going to Holywood to live the no. Has to that build there the technology of own city eats them to plan his city in Russia, France, Russia, Finland and take rid a s\the cloths spends and take that they go in put to walk around like zombie? The war is hard and each girl would owe that read this book to see that it has been it thru to take where is maintaining.
4 / 5
An excellent read of a point of view of one of some men in fact in a core of one struggling. In depth you believe like this to the how was like to be in some forward of semence for long periods of time. Marin largo has known no exactly where is or the one who an aim of a battle was paralizaciones. Eugene Sledge has sawed-ordinates his experiences of fight together with some historical accounts of chances to help a reader obtains the better view and account of his experiences. If yours interested in some battles of a Pacific during WWII or how was like to be there, ossia a book for you!
5 / 5
Sledge Pride in Marino, generally, and his outfit, especially, is partorisca manifest and justifiable. Perhaps his fashion is a product partorisca be the no literary person; more probably, it is an endeavour partorisca avert tongue too dramatic to say the history that all can benefit without inducing ache-reacted of avoidance (or anything a professional psychiatrist could the call) which would deter a lot partorisca read this eshould be read of all' the book. I am informing to the phenomenon illustrated for a chance of a War in a Pacific when it was clear that the victory was to the discharge in Europe and a Government have wanted to adapt an audience that swipe of a Japanese was still to be achieved and that would take it the a lot of and expensive endeavour to do like this. Like the consequence, a censorship has sinister photographs of the beach in a Pacific that follows an invasion for American troops to be published. Be supported by half comunicacionales and practical of government of a day, is the a lot of cleaned on picture, a bloody disorder has been averted, so only the picture of the beach with dead whole organism. Had an immediate protest of an audience; more than armouring plate a lot of Americans to an advance of hard fight, arouses fear, abhorring and rejection. A lot they have faced the a lot masked reality and that it was his edges and of the husbands those who well could be after when shipped to a Pacific.
Anything can be a reason for a text, is an admirable vehicle to transmit some idea that bad to be in some semence forward to kill and when be killed, when be attacked without mercies for a living or a dead person, attacking without mercy for a living or a dead person. To the left it is not to go overboard with east, is the very sweet version of a history, but, still, he saying a. It dip together with a picture of the soldate that is burned alive for some emissions of the launcher of llama a lot saw of a war and the one who has not faced a reality but have some imagination can comprise so only has bitten he more than War, hand to rid fight, when being in a midst of the death that extracted which can erupt anytime, can mean to the person. Then it has a psychological impact of @@tiredness, want to, is, constant filth, insects, sleepless, the heat can do to the person, and, perhaps, can feel the bit more than the a lot lost for a lot of when being a lot there and it experiencing. Note also, the ballast deceptions these images so only the one who the Volunteer is spent for, Sledge and his mates am not had to that be Marine of the one who has to be to do a more soiled work and face a big plus casualties, has taken voluntarily a oath. It remarks a point in a book when a prime minister of a draftees, in Marino any for election but for the task has in the first place entered a sand. Note also that there a lot when being no the sufficient number of Marino to do a work, a lot of soldate of our Army are spent for some same experiences; many of them have not been in a service for election neither.
Like this which there is here, for deliberation or because of a character of an author, is the portrait low tone of the like the hell felt likes in a line at the head of fight in the Pacific island in a War against Giappone. At least a reviewer has said that it is déficient be a history of the mortar-man any one the rifleman, concealed thirty feet for behind a front is not some same things as when being in a front. Perhaps, it maintains to import when reading, but does not look mine to do a lot of difference. Also maintain in alcohol, concealed for each write the one who was in a line, has had the multiple of this number that sustains rear some lines, some, relatively pocolos, any one far behind, some the a lot of miles is is the a bit different history (how is that of some Agents to Command those who planned a campaign or the one who have done some better adjustments to a tactic that could in the prpers have known so only the pocolas miles for behind a line forward.
Like this, Sledge says so only the small part of a history of War, in general, and Pacific island hopping of the advance of line vantage point, especially. Limited although it is, is the critically breakings of entities of a history, well lovely reading for everything of us. The wars differ, but for some part of the each one of them, for some in a point of contact among opposing military forces, is for real the one who General Sherman called it, Hell.
(I sees some reviewers look for to create the main subjects of War, his causes, an ideology that surrounds it, and to the likes. Ossia, of course, a prerogative of any reader. Of my point of view, is irrelevant to a character; ossia, there is not any evidence that litigates among the armed forces of different groups tip any evidence of slacking was like the tool of politics and interaction grupal, generally. It conceal when being a chance , is although we know something in that has done it the to warriors in some pasts and-no a subject of this book- that in a present and can do in a future.)
5 / 5
If it never have the book that has loved my edges to read IF I am not wanted never be the warrior, ossia a book . Sledge Takes to a point of real fight. A material no tip in of the films or habladuría roughly in a recruiting office. If it never have the history this hire of nation would owe that read is this one. This will give any one the real comprising of like this hell of the frames of the war looks a DMV more than eternal suffering. I have a lot of bed reserves like this, and can not express the one who riveting this one east. A serious 'A Pacific' any one a justice to reserve although test.
5 / 5
And. B. Sledge Was the fight of line of the front Marino the one who has landed in Peleliu and Okinawa during WWII, and this book is the any one controls sweep memoir that experiences. Of sheer terror to the few fleeting moments to laugh, this book will give you an idea that some boys those who struggled and has won a Pacific the war is spent stops. If you want to know that war can do to the person so physically and mentally, is a lot clearly declared in this book.

Warn: this is not the watered down history of film of Hollywood! Ossia A real shot , with a lot of gritty, violent and gruesome descriptions of things an author experienced during some battles. This book could be bit it a lot for the youngest readers.
4 / 5
This book is an exceptional saying that it is was taste for the young boy to be a enlisted the marine that struggle in WWII. Some accounts of author again that spends for of enlisting to struggle in some of one the majority of horrific battles in a war. It is glorious in like this describes and explains thoughts, feelings, actions, half, people and everything. This calm book dipped there still with him where to to sound likes him the chair that feels emotionally. In some signals in a book has has had to that take been due to like terrible and incredibly cruel and gruesome a war was the these young people . I moved really and stays with me that the people can be dipped in these situations and die like this unnecessarily. I know the liberty is not to release and an author is although while there like this people of bad those who want to beat and like other active will have wars and of the fights and is to force to struggle for prpers protect and for our liberty. This marine and the military people deserve our respect, the amour and the admiration and all well can the to us give. No pensa in plot of people really deeply comprise all the people are spent for still his countries and that prpers have given on, this book will do comprises more fully his sacrifices. I applaud an author and I know has to that it has been a lot hard recounting and writing in as he and his friends are spent for but am happy to do because need of people to know these things and needs of future generations to change and alive and near in peace so much person does not have to that never spend for such incredibly horrific things never again. People of harm , leaders and needs of bad governments to take the one who does to hurt people and send innocent people to senseless gruesome battles. His hard to think that the military people have died to take the stupid hill or plot to land that with which person never to uses or to visit them to to him again like them to of him is not never state required to start with with. Have @@give The one who stupid or wrong sometimes the military decisions can be and the one who big a cost is for these decisions. I also @@give the one who enormous a value and bravery of all some the young men were those who has struggled for his country and that add his amour was for his countries and for everything of us. Ossia An exceptional book and a authur an exceptional work that describes and take everything. All the world would owe that read this book and thank all some people those who have struggled for his countries in person and in our hearts for all have experienced and has sacrificed . I know that for ever I will be thankful and every day for a rest of my life will celebrate that has the day to live and be able to celebrate. Any one @subjects that spends mine, a ups and downs, good time and bad time, any life amena am appreciated for reason at least am free and alive in a country More adds them on earth.
4 / 5
Has read this book two times a week. Some first time rushed by means of him and read quell'then the second time. A book really opens your eyes to some horrors of war. Gentleman Sledge take you on the walk and to the equal that have read the calm chair is in fact there with him. They are in the phase of Second world-wide War now still reason the majority of the brothers and the sisters of the father and the mother and the father has been murdered in a war, all a day. Some Americans have launched the pomegranate to a grotto where hid, killing his familiar and my mother has been wound. After an American control has obtained, dipped the in camps of internment.
Has loved the perspective of a war of the soldato or marine and this one there is rid. It does not blame some Americans at all, after all some Japanese was brutal in them and this really is in closure for me so that my mother is spent stops.
5 / 5
Have Marino known there has been hard struggling in a Pacific Theatre but one on next and personal hardships and the conditions have documented in this book was something concealed surprised me. It does not think our army there never is or never experience (struggling for month in final among bloated, stinking, maggot infested cadaveri) this class of vile disgust in mine lifetime. Like this highly it recommends this book to any one wants to take the a lot personal view that these men has been this in spite of.
5 / 5
Guadalcanal Was hell on earth for both our types and his types, but especially for his types. Peleliu, An absolutely needless amphibious assault that has yielded at all but dead, was included worse, and Iwo Jima worse still, but Okinawa was a worse of everything. A horrific histories Sledge says is almost besides human comprehension. I have read roughly three-neighbourhoods of this book and then dipped the down and did not choose it never on again. It was simply too difficult and heart-wrenching to read.
5 / 5
Has bought this but listened to an Audible version more than reading the.

Have for the years have listened that a game of the football evolved of port' partorisca kick a boss of the defeated enemy by means of some settlements of a victors. The humanity has been in a subject of war for centuries. It is not never be enough and a victors has alleged a spoils. Until relatively recently it was on prójimo and personal--rid still rid, archery, spear or sword. To the gunpowder has changed concealed and has left combatants to extend his achieve. You can decide for calm calms quite died of type in some hands of the swordsman or modern explosive machinery. The war is always be roughly violence and is not never be enough.

A late And. B. Sledge Has written down in of the notes of impressions and real time during his experiences while do fault like the Marine, Pacific theatre, WWII. It details his experiences: it is extreme, has has extended periods of fear, comrades to hurt fallen on, an agony to decide to kill or any to kill during nighttime meetings and more. Soldate Of line of the front could not sleep except in of the turns. Calm could not have any light of any one the ballast bondadoso betrays your location. The movement of enemy was relieved more for his and identified for silhouetting against environmental light. This is to be follow for an atrocious decision to identify fellow or enemy. Doubt and risk you and your buddy the death or overreact and kill your partner. Tonight with which night after giving bomb of support of artillery for day. As Any one has survived physically or emotionally is besides comprehension.

Warn: A following is my expression of opinion. An island hopping campaigns of a Pacific has presented one the majority of brutal and degrading form of fight. The look of western armies to believe these days have gone and somehow the wars are civilised more. Any one for now create conceal. While we can, because of technology, the precise offer that objective and somehow roughly more cleaned warfare, the human character has not changed. Calm really wish see the women have attributed to struggle of line of the front? Read this book and see like both sides have treated some dead persons and of the wounded of an opposition. Then do your own decision. This book would owe that be reading required for our costruttrici of decisións of current day so civil and army.
5 / 5
A lot of my descendants have struggled in a Pacific theatre of WWII, as each history read to resupply me the different glimpse to the like mine forefathers is spent stops. With an Old Race, which says a history of Eugene Sledge experience in a Pacific theatre, law like the factual saying of military action, often time like the recollection mixed with an after report of action. Some details are astonishingly a lot-described and could be used like the studio adds in the concrete military history to this theatre. It is also I adds it personal recollection with abundance of personal detail.
4 / 5
Probably a better personal narrative of an island that the fights have experienced of some Marine of EUA Corp during WWII. It feels a fear and tension to be in day of fight in and the day was and feel an anguish to lose friends in the daily base. That any the one who has not experienced first hand of fight and seen the one who the arms of war can do to a human organism will find to disturb is like this can result desensitised to a grisly the things see every day. Seriously it doubts that any today would sign on so that these men are spent stops. They are the veteran of fight of Vietnam (9th Distribution of Infantry) I and honradamente can say has seen at all has compared to these true heroes.
5 / 5
These fights to reserve pointed partorisca be the constant grueling nightmare our troops have had to that spend for in WW2. bunzai Uploads for a japs and a next morning there is 1300 dead enemy organism in a beach. On all night to struggle of infiltrators, the constant lack of sleep for one. A worse part of a nightmare is that it has to that present of murder without hesitation just to survive. The survival depends on struggling like the group, looking was for each another. This book illustrates a horror of war by means of some eyes of Eugene 'And.B' Sledge. The member of crew of the mortar. Also it mentions from time to time his member of crew of fellow mortar, SNAFU. SNAFU slant On life that was spent probably roughly for PTSD. SNAFU Reality, like the street, has helped to survive a war. SNAFU The likeable character in a book. It is an opinion of reader that SNAFU slant in the things have saved probably the life of an author. SNAFU Was the born survivalist, quickly to shoot and worry later. But another that And.B. Sledge Has seen like his next friends have not survived. ACK ACK , Hillbilly And commander of company Capt. Andy Haldane.
Now some 70 years later enjoy japanese electronic, cars and other imports. japan Is now the peaceful country
And.B. Sledge Is spent his his years late plus, A race to die of WW2 veteran. RASGA Eugene 'EB' Sledge and all the veterans those who is spent.
Some veterans that is still with us, A heartfelt thank you for your service.
Are not the veteran. It can not spend a physicist. State of the draft was 1And. It was of Vietnam
5 / 5
has numerous bed WWII books and this gritty the narrative take you legislation to a front can be some seen and especially some smells. There it is not reading too many books where almost felt estápreocupado' except Sledgehammer really the ameno and is surprising that A N And B Or D And is exited of these holes of alive hell, neither or him. Read can manage it a material. If you are the sweetest soul this could not be yours cup of tea. My considerable respect for some armed services is trace to one all time big. To exit of this live This in spite of having it modicum of sanity is literally
a law of divine intervention. The next time fulfils it WWII veteran, or any veteran thus subject, tip your hat and choose on his tab and buy 'in the beer.
4 / 5
Has read a book after seeing any mini-serious 'A Pacific' that looked And.B. Sledge To the History likes them the part of a global plot. Dr. Sledge Looked to be a genuine piece, the wonderful character. His fashion to write was, in mine dress exceptional. Say his history to oblige in a WW II Pacific campaign to the equal that seats was there although a lot of some scenes were difficult; sincerely horrendous. I comprise that finally it result the scientist and am sure was stellar in his vocation. But the desire has written more. I see has the second reservation the one who worries his time in Cina after a war. I will look for that an out of also.
5 / 5
Absolutely the book adds, delivery down a better memoir of the rifleman. Sledge Take deep to a hoorors to be Marino rifleman in a Pacific campaigns of Pelilu and Okinawa. It does not hide any of some sinister details that has faced thses men daily, so physically and mentally. After reading this I will not look in European battlefield memoirs in a same way, like these men that struggle against some fanatical Japanese is really be to hell and behind. Highly recommended to any history buff.
4 / 5
Ossia Real Hollywood
This there is so more then an add mini serious that Tom hanks and Steven Spielberg has paid tribute United States Marine Body That the Marine for this liberty because a the Japanese Empire was to attack California and Oregon
My father was there 1st marine distribution Europe there has been 1 D day assault of amphibious Heath to Released Normandy of Europe was Terrible
I be leave that Our beloved of Body Marino there has been 43 amphibious Island Assaults
4 / 5
has been reading all some books of Band Of Brothers and A Pacific and this one east for far a better a. Sledge Goes deep to some ugly details of a war. Any only speaks roughly all an action in battle, goes much more there to some other foul details of a war. Eugene Terrace to a stench in an air, some flies that earth in his soup after leaving the organism of the soldato dead, the page the long description of one looks in the face of the soldato and his analysis of him, a terrain and reason each island there has been is own challenges , and descriptions very detailed of some battles, his place, the arms have used, etc. Sledge the frames think roughly all some anything calm usually thinks roughly when you think of a war as well as things that can not be portrays on screen.

Thinks that a serious has taken is material better of Sledge book. It is in some final episodes where really can see to struggle to treat of a marine mentally with his situation and this all has come from/come from Sledge. An only thing has found entirely inaccurate, when being the guru of time, is a claim that has gone 105-115 terracings in Peleliu. Peleliu Is the tiny island in a Pacific has surrounded of water in a mid-upper 80s and an air temp is in the round of year of one 80. I asked reason HBO there is of then in some serious and he have come from/come from the writings of Eugene. There is remarked then the canal of History has done a same claim. Apparently some generals have said that some soldate are 105-115 a day of a landing. I think that that they said this reason was too hard to explain heat and indication of the relative humidity like said the so only the one who an indication of heat was. The short long history there has been state 115 an indication of heat would have killed him before they remain a beach. In reality a time has been able to probably upper 80s with the miserable 82 dew of point of terracing (the main humidity although Florida that has point of dew of 76 in state), which would do an indication or esal feels' until 114 terracings. Of course unless you are the guru of to the time likes me calm does not cure or same look in this tiny detail.
4 / 5
EXCEPTIONAL!!!!!!! In every aspect. Gentleman Sledge has written of his heart of some horrors of a Pacific Theatre of Operations. His history is said also in a HBO Serious 'A Pacific'. Also an EXCEPTIONAL film. Like this realistic to the equal that have tried to portray a HBO Serious, still can not aim a true depth that these brave men has had to that give support against a harm, enemy of bad. You can read in a carnage, the death and like a man is able to do to another man in 'With An Old Race'. But you can a lot of fathom a stench to rot organism in a tropical heat, A maggots, some swarms of flies that among your lunch, your mouth, your nostrils. Marino and the soldate were without the doubt, one 'Generation more Order'. I am sending this book my daughter the one who is the professor of average of school history , so that it can share this book with his cariche young. And hopefully, will comprise that they can live of the lives of life been due to men as And. B. Sledge And his comrades in of the arms.
4 / 5
Liked of one the way our country was on some young men that has wanted to go the war and take revenge on Giappone.
In timing a book was dulcemente while sledge and his men have had to that expect for weeks sometimes the months then have taken commanded .
Some things saw and fact in such the young age and some men see killed in his company was like this hard in lucido.
Recommends this book to any any one knows that it was like to be a Marine during island hopping and never know until a last now where or when you have left. A book was a lot of personnel of pfc sledge.
4 / 5
Ossia Such the good book , is a lot in aim. It writes like this well for Ladies And. B. Sledge, Ameno to graphic detail a tedious and deadly struggling against a Japanese army, in of the locations of the island does not return for fight, and much less for long stays. A whole book is well, to start with to an end, and a voice of this painful period in a war, is a lovely, fear, humour, tears, and all this has taken place in an of one the hard plus has struggled battle for one the majority of courageous type of character one can have an honour to know roughly. Like an a lot of well in amazon to dip ready reviewers has estimated this masterpiece, also comprise in a same indication, for anything less than an indication a big plus thus book is inconceivable after reading a book. No, you are not Vietnam, with his hundreds of the books written for veterans that struggled in this conflict, but a cold fact is that when it comes to rid fight, hard enemies, and oppressing conditions, a war that is to be struggle in the thesis far was the locations was at all courts of amazing to @give some extreme conditions in that to our force has had to that struggle. A level of endurance requires to be there day with which day, is hard to conceive of a consolation of the chair to read. So that Regime of Lady expósita for his side and survived, like a highly eloquent author the one who has written a book, some memories that transpired can never die. Once again ours Force the armies there is showed his bravery so it has struggled in one the majority of horrendous terrain. It is enough to do the cry of the man grown for Marino, for a Navy personal that never doubted to be asistencial, for some troops of Army that arrived to resupply relief, does not have any doubt that some men have involved in this history deserves a outmost recognition for his valiant way and his daily sacrifice. With an emphasis in of the sure units that took on a brunt of this fierce and unyielding conflict, has maintained in him with steel solves, and dissolving any doubt in a Japanese counterpart that has faced some better there is. 5 Shinning Stars!
4 / 5
An amazing bed and quite emotional in of the places. It is simple-spoken, undressed down prose veers out of an ambition of works likes Mailer is One In of the skins And A Dead person and smacks of authenticity more than artifice.

Has found to take the little repetitious for an end, but then ossia an experience of a war that Sledge has had. Any insurance to the equal that can have averted this question, particularly of a book is notes of together place and seen again of a real experience.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 51 ratings
5 / 5 Marisela
After looking Craig and Fred have interviewed in FOX4 Tiled, my fiancée and I have done plans to go to fulfil these two in the Barnes & chance of registration of Noble book in Southlake, TX. They are like this happy has done! Craig È the very friendly and personable type, any one would want to have the beer with! Fred is…well, is the ball of charming skin , and mostly snoozed under a table, but think that enjoy take his ears there is lined. My only remorse is that has there was not reading a book Craig & Fred before I fulfilled him. This meeting would have mean like this more mine.

Now that has read a book, can not say quite a lot of good things roughly have not had adjectives quite positive for the describe. Craig È an excellent writer ! Have enjoyed especially a creation of chapters…each alternating with that Craig and Fred have treated in Afganistan with his life afterwards in some the EUA. Occasionally Craig has left his readers that hangs, for example, any when finalising the gut wrenching description of the first mission to jump to a next chapter at random behind home. His descriptions of the immense influence of Fred on that it hang them his spiegamento, and his travesía by means of the recovery afterwards was the joy to read. No a less in the importance was Craig dogged determination to take Fred out of Afganistan and to United States. I commend partorisca not giving on, but a reader will learn concealed is Craig modus operandi of for life.

Finally, are the Veteran of Vietnam (Navy…blue water). I have read a lot of books in this war to better comprise the spent in country. The personal accounts of Craig of his missions and firefights in Afganistan a lot will help no-of the veterans and no-veteran of the fight obtains enormous idea to the that our men and the women treat in the country of battles rasgado. For example, a horror of IEDs now will be comprised.

Thank you Craig and Fred. It has given the enormous present to your readers.
4 / 5 Rina
Has read an interview with an author in a magazine of Sunday of Estaca of Washington. It was taken like this with an author and his amour for the dog litigates found inAfghanistan that has ordered three copies. They have arrived quickly and it has begun to read a book— is the wonderful history in the man and the orderly dog the one who connects and help an another recovers experiences of war. But it is like this more! The voice of an author, his voice bondadosa and respectful on some writes fight with, and his bond lifeline with Fred the one who help to recover mark for the wonderful restorative has read. I go to order now more three copies for present because in this fractious time, is of entity to read on some bonds of advantage that resist near.
5 / 5 Cecille
Has been to institute with Craig Grossi. This true history this fatastic and wonderful. Test that podes the fellow an odd plus of places. Thank you For awnsering a call of Uncle Sam. Oooh-rah.
5 / 5 Chery
A writing of good book. Read the all in a seating! It gives those of knots those who will not go never the war a recognition for a daily value apresamiento to treat this work when levelling it big plus of him, and a prize is consequences esatte in a lot of that do. I have chosen to begin to read this book because it was the history of dog . I have maintained to read reason was like this more than that. Thank you Craig to share your history of life and service in Afganistan and with which, and the history of Fred and some lessons have learnt of his sensatez of dog. A lot of the together happy years yours so much.
4 / 5 Forrest
The one who the book adds. It is fun, those interest and sad a same time. Tip some realities of the war and reports that near can help calm by means of. Like the lover of dog the history of Fred is a lot of heartwarming. A must has read!
5 / 5 Guillermo
Another adds read, this marine has had to weaves to concern roughly this in spite of times for a dog. I have finalised this book in a night, so only could do not dipping down and to think that is to say the true history . I need a dog and a dog have required.
5 / 5 Elissa
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Coming from the military family, has some idea of some sacrifices and hardships the face of the ours soldato that returns of Iraq and Afganistan. Also I comprise a balsam for the tired soul when you concern you for the homeless and unloved dog in a battlefield. I know an amour to pet amena in the house when succoured of the shelter us United States. Craig Grossi has written the very emotional and fond homage to his dog, Fred and to his fellow vets this was a lot of heartfelt. A period goes to spend Fred marries of Afganistan was like this sweet. A fact that Fred has not helped so only with PTSD but has given also the purpose for his life for real is inspiring. So only I expect that Craig speaks any place approaches my hometown, that will be able to listen in person. That the one who animates heart and fond history in the man and his dog and his memories

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5 / 5 Cory
Fantastically writes memoir. Ossia The history all the world will enjoy. You take calm of a first page. These draws of calm new author in to share a highs and lows to grow on, resulting Marino and one issues the one who apresamiento a turn has expected,
4 / 5 Doretha
This the history to animate of the heart that recommends to any the one who appreciates genuine people and/or creature. Fred is a perfect example of a cure and introspection the dog can resupply to the human. Thank you, Craig, for your service, and to succour Fred, and sharing your history.
5 / 5 Johnsie
Omg! This book is incredible on like this levels! It Likes him the mother of Marin Intel Agent, Craig gave such create my experience of edges and ache. I helped really comprise a street that my edges was on and gave the depth of sympathetic that has not had before! I aimed also the one who the dog could be a consolation and stability that a precise extracted PTSD. I will be for ever appreciated to Craig to be vulnerable and writing in his difficult street. Also I will be for ever appreciated to Fred to be an angel of guardian that Craig to the equal that has required ! Ossia That the must has read... So many lessons add to be learnt !
4 / 5 Agustin
Fantastically Writes memoir. Ossia The history all the world will enjoy. You take calm of a first page. These draws of calm new author in to share a highs and lows to grow on, resulting Marino and one issues the one who apresamiento a turn has expected,
5 / 5 Pat
Absolutely LOVE this history. I am not sure if he to ways likes them to them the writer, but Craig written in that is like to be the returning vet in the tongue that marks so easier that comprise the bit of like this feels. They are the mother of military/woman and has read the plot of books in battles and our troops and his is a first book that gave for real the terrific description of like this partorisca speak with those fights. We do not smoke never some experiences have had and be by means of but writing of sound in his experiences behind home spilt the plot of light on to the equal that have to that manage some of the ours vets. Also tip the one who those surprised a power of pets can be partorisca help in a process of 'cure' and a capacity the transition behind the house of life. Full in his book and especially in some period takes partorisca spend his 'fellow better' rear house.
5 / 5 Many
That is supposition partorisca be the history in the soldato and the dog that founds each one which so another in Afganistan is really the tedious slog in an ex-marine that tries to find he. Partorisca Do like this, he, the fellow and a dog takes to 2 street of travesía of month. To the long of a way, fulfils up with the plot of a lot well, but totally without importance people that do little more than helping full some pages. It results that a way finds was partorisca write this very superficial pound filled with repititions and the philosophy of slogans did to spend stops.

Partorisca Be just, some separates that extracted and succouring a dog is touching. But they are too many brief. So you are looking for the book in the report of the man with the dog, comes from in your own risk. If you are interested in the history roughly stress of spiegamento of the estaca, am sure there has very better there.
5 / 5 Renae
There is enjoyed for real this account of as report among the man and his dog have sustained both during his experience of war. I found it move it to laugh, tears and surprise in his tests in Afganistan. This book is test further of a truth that an amour among humans and of the dogs can cure some of some deeper wounds that forms during life.
5 / 5 Irma
Craig Grossi Is a class of type would want to fulfil in the bar of small city in — a half of the some place — when you are driven indoors to till rain like the way of forest of chimney in of the llamas more than appealing that a hike had planned and warm tea in a cup of has seen of the aging so only can not compare to an inner heat of whiskey pursued for cervecero local.

Can share histories of life like an agent of intelligence in general Marine outpost in Afganistan or of smuggling his four-footed animates twin out of a zone of war against all the principles and all odds. But he also, to good sure, be leaving an ear to any history has loved to share, while maintaining an eye was for any models those who has looked could use some company that invites to join your conversation. He tease you before it knows your last name and say in his own missteps, laughing easily and enabling you to do one same.

Is the hard warrior as well as the warm, wise and humble man. Some Marine proud and the homeless the fellow better of the dog. A thinker has fulfilled, storyteller and writer. It is an example of Amsterdam in his better. If any one calm has fulfilled still in this pub of small city, suggest that taken an occasion to fulfil (and Fred, of course) to read this book. There is the plot in him to chew on.
5 / 5 Laci
Such the history some sum of Craig, the marine, and Fred, this loan, pleasant dog , charming, the one who orders to found each one which so another in Afganistan. Everything is spent for joint with his marine patriots was so only almost too much to believe. If it calms it is not never be in an army, taste, but know of of resemblance vets' bolt or histories, can feel some that spends for the day to base of day.
After the history to read Craig, @give you so only the little of a terrible material God our enlisted the men owe that give support.
A bond among the man and his dog was like this strong. I have appreciated that has had to spend for to take Fred to some States. Also, a friendship continued among Craig and his fellow enlisted men
was after his visit to have that and like his transmission of bolt. Highly it recommends that it is touching true history. They are
5 / 5 Suzanna
Ossia the history a lot writing in the marine of EUA and a dog finds in Afganistan. Craig Grossi Written in his experience of war and his turn to some States. This history could be so only roughly succouring the dog but has the war veteran history here too much. We here stateside seldom know quell'experience of transmissions of the life of military personnel. An author shares some of this history and a dog have succoured is part of this human history. It has been the very long war in Afganistan and Craig Grossi also gives idea of some soldate of EUA' mission there.
5 / 5 Maegan
I reading has finalised Craig Fred & only, and loved it absolutely. They are the lover of dog of way, way behind, and a bit the picture there is posted with this description was Zachary , one of mine favourite. Craig Grossi History of as Fred has adopted and vice versa is absolutely wonderful. Thank you , Craig, to present to Fred; and thank you, Fred, to present to Craig. To good sure to 5 history of star. It goes for him!
4 / 5 Phillip
Can not express in word that thoroughly has loved this book and history. Craig Scritto of a heart and for him to share his (and Fred is) history; that is to spend for and a support of his friends, family and mandate. Had any discussion 'political', just men those who called by his country to struggle for our country they (and ) believes in. This has not gone so only in the dog and his soyun', this was the history in those thousands of our members of service go of the house and his have wanted to some. Highly it recommends to read this book and expect you will enjoy it so to the equal that has done! Way to go, Craig!!!
4 / 5 Olympia
A history was well, that the has not liked him roughly is a too frequent 'f & sh' words. Fred a dog was the pleasure to read
4 / 5 Myrl
Ossia the wonderful book . A soldato the one who the averages in reconnoiter the sessions finds the dog the one who befriends him. Usually the dog would not remain but his mates help in the now secret. There are scenes where in some prejudices owe that it strolls by means of fields where some explosives easily could the swipe up. Finally it directs to ship a dog in some the USA where his sister chooses up in an airport. Then once behind the, a dog and the buddy with a amputeed travesía of leg by means of some the EUA and dulcemente directs to do a bit that traumas of priests of war.
4 / 5 Marine
I have read this reserves a day! That a writing of inspiring history in such the way could do not dipping down. I am buying copies partorisca all my friends this Christmas!
5 / 5 Kerstin
An author has written the book partorisca oblige in his wartime the experiences in Afganistan like Marina. It experiences a loss of friends and sees fight on prójimo and personal. In his recognition partorisca have that succours the dog, door home, which is everything against some principles. An author and a mark of the dog partorisca the history adds, but, is also the history of loyalty, value, and bravery for those in a field, that there is immortalized partorisca write this book. Highly it recommends this book.
5 / 5 Eula
Ossia That obliges revelation of the travesía of the young man by means of experiences that come from one is soul . His dog has adopted and remained with him by means of hard time and by means of the process partorisca cure. It was also the lesson partorisca those of us very learnt in those missions partorisca struggle really look of. An author an excellent work in the each way, and has written the book will agree. Has the respect adds partorisca our servicemen and the women and this book agree me reasons.
4 / 5 Bridgett
Ossia An exceptional bed. Craig And Fred are much more that owners and pet. A heart and that animates it of this history will spend you a same recognition deeper that some sacrifices of some men and women in a military mark. A loss of the marine friends of Craig is harrowing and believed with an emotion and ache. A familiar and the friends deserve partorisca know his edges are not forgotten never. Craig Has dipped the brilliant light in his lives of friends of the estaca in life and in ,the dog of Afganistan , is the soulmate of Craig and fellow better. They deserve each one which so another is amour . Calm will want him both!
4 / 5 Kathleen
This a lot-writing and easy-to-the book reads was pleasant and that animates heart. Of the majority of a history takes place in Afganistan by means of some eyes and heart of Craig (a sailor) takes the picture of a ups and downs and fight that our army spends stops. Threaded By means of a military activity is a history of Fred, the stray dog and his effect in some marine. The lovers of dog will appreciate everything in a history. That does not love the dogs will finalise Fred fond (the dog) and Craig and take one comprising of like this people of help of the dogs.
4 / 5 Eusebio
Has been drawn in for report with Fred, a dog, Craig and some other Marine. Fred is an amazing dog and touched like this people the time when they required it. Like the lover of dog has been excited that so the people are exited of his way to take in some the USA where Fred continuous be the support to Craig.
Was the quickly read one of these calm books do not love the end but calm wants to take to an end because you which to know that has spent.
Prayers for some men and of the women those who sacrifice like this for our liberty.
4 / 5 Harris
Thoroughly There Is enjoyed this book! As to 59 I woman are interesed in of the dogs and of the veterans of an army among others subjects of course. I think that that it is of entity to comprise the one who bad when any one has eserved' his country. Has the respect adds for the brave character. Humour had, compassion, deep emotion, loss and happiness. I found it imformative in a military appearance and that to interests likes him any one has taken load of a direction of his life and like the dogs touch a function of entity in our sake when being. Have enjoyed all in a book. I can not think of any part that has not been well. I have not loved a book to finalise.
4 / 5 Lola
If you are of lover of dog and calm sustain a work our troops are doing, this grab you and no accident goes. Our types have been doing also yearn too pocolos and that see the one who this good doggie has done to relieve a time for some types in Afganistan, really tugged in my feelings. Also which have to that spend for to spend Fred manacles the unnecessarily complex looks and a bit cruel. Remaining waiting for the next book to this writer.
4 / 5 Becki
Has learnt so much to read this book. I love dogs and has been thrilled to read that Fred has done he in some the EUA. It is surprising the one who the dog can change our lives and a look of way in of the things. To Craig wants to say 'Thank you' for your service. The god continuously can bless and give you amour that you so it deserves. Thank you To share a good time and a bad some. May our country does not forget never your sacrifices.
5 / 5 Olinda
Awesome History. Esperanza does to the film someday. A report among Craig and Fred is sweet. It has learnt also to plot roughly the one who our men and the women spend for in Afganistan. Read a book gave it then to the has sawed-hard-working in a National Guard the one who recently returned of Afganistan the one who is also the lover of dog.
5 / 5 Harriet
Thank you Partorisca A history roughly Fred. Like the Military woman, mother of 2, and grandmother of 2...... Military daughter, Edges and 2 Grandchildren. I have listened the few histories, but a lot this was like this informative. And like this sad as it attributes the histories were, is the a lot of Interesting and writing a lot good. Thank you Craig and power the god look and I to continuation well of you, and of course Fred also.
5 / 5 Tory
In the first place has taken the sample of this book and read the like this quickly, has known has has had to that the buy. I have read this book in a seating and the such the history partorisca touch. Still although I have known Fred has done he in some the EUA, was daunted so only with a generosity of all the world-wide this has helped partorisca take lucido here. Cry, me happy, but the majority of all has done my day. Simper Fi Yours Craig and to all some military people there.
4 / 5 Jacquelin
Craig Risulta real in his narrative to be Marino. It is brutally sincere on some expectations of the marine of a start of the his enlistment, by means of bootcamp, and included is gone in a field. Craig thrived Down some demands physically and mentally. His history a lot the writing is hard to dip down. His sympathetic and empathy so that do fault and turn and so that has has loved of the concealed has to do fault and is not returned is awesome.
5 / 5 Maxine
This book is like this heartwarming! I have fallen enamoured with Fred of a first time was mentioned! Like this very said in flashback formed when that speaks of Afganistan, then spending a reader behind his travesía with Fred and Josh., it Is like this very writing you almost could feel like you was in a travesía with them! Here it is that it begs that Fred will be with Craig a lot of more years
5 / 5 Adaline
This book is LIKE THIS GOOD. Any like him To You the narratives. It likes- that plots to me to speak during a book. This book has been related and has loved that. Like this interesting. I have cried, I have laughed and I have smiled. Be sure and there is kleenex afterwards for when you read it. I recommend this book to so only all the world. They are the mystery and forensic reader, but this book, for far maintained my attention. Any one leaves bored in him. And especially a lot it was papers the scarce of his parents and another concealed was in a book. So only I can not say quite a lot of good things roughly Craig and Fred!
4 / 5 Su
This book is the window to some experiences of fight, but writing in the way that is appropriate by all the world and any one. There is so many propiciadas this history. It takes calm of an innocence and unconditional amour that so only the dog can feign you an interior that really spends of Marino platoon stationed in a heart of the zone of war. This book was humbling, happy, sad, but the majority of everything, is thought to cause and insightful.
4 / 5 Alla
Thinks that a history is owed so only to a power of the dog and lovers of interest of human interest also.

Thinks that that one can take the invaluable idea to some challenge that vets the expensive house has retreated.

After reading this book, one feels the little better instrumented to think on some blessings of good time and some places of Order of only people in our street. A dark and hard time of the loss is resulted less fearful and more significant.

Am appreciated to has been able to read by means of this book and found the enjoyable and that satisfies read.
5 / 5 Etsuko
There be enjoyed to read this a lot, would recommend this to everything. The bond of Fred and Craig is one this has done some days and of the nights bit it more bearable, in a otherwise half hard to give support. Animated my heart to read like this all the one who is gone in contact with Fred, has taken risks to do sure that Fred would leave Afganistan, to be gathered with Craig. Looking in some photos can see the dog revenido sweet.
4 / 5 Alexandra
There is enjoyed this book a lot. I am not sure state if a history would be scary, but is not . Has the hard time with histories where a dog is stray and in danger and although the zone of war is inherently dangerous, concealed has not been a house of this history. It was in fact very easy that goes and calm still has comprised like this an ours difficult time soldate spend for the moment in a war describes and then rear house.
5 / 5 Willis
Looking for adds read? OSSIA The BOOK . An author has written this book to the equal that can experience be in battle and some joys of having the dog. More than just the friendship of surface with Fred a dog, family and military buddies. It spends emotions to a surface, but in the significant and good way. I consider it the Must has Read. It wins to see follow it on book.
4 / 5 Neville
Enjoyable Reading. I have not had any one closes the mine do fault in Afganistan, but my first amour was the Marine to Vietnam. Has like this respect partorisca a Body Marino. They know that it is doing.
A history of Craig & Fred. It is not the wonderful dogs? Once you choose it likes you to them the sound ''a yours sound of for life.
Writing really good. A lot descriptive and so that the interests could do not dipping down. Esperanza considers partorisca write like the career. You are really good..😊
4 / 5 Alysha
Like this reserves the plot. It is the sobering the memory of the like the ours the soldate is spending for every day of his lives, while deployed and with which avenge house. The god bless everything!
5 / 5 Roselyn
A book adds. A history of the soldato and the dog the one who has saved each one which so another. Really it likes to like each one of chapter has been written. Basically each chapter written with Craig that speaks in that go in during a war and the part of him writes on with which lame house and visiting some the EUA. You can say he really concerned on some fight of men together with and he really concerned roughly Fred.
. THANKS TO Craig and all some men those who has struggled to the long lateralmente of calm to do fault our country.
5 / 5 Inger
Always downloads the sample before I buy the book. This one has had me hooked of a start. Are tired reason are quite anti-the war but this gave me a recognition of some Marine and a do one and some the terrible things owe witness. It is the history adds , very written and the a lot of enjoyable read.
4 / 5 Regine
This was the difficult book for me to read. Have prendido often, laughed and cried and the times have has had to that so only take the pause. Thank you To write the amazing book that has has helped the better civilians comprises some part that is 'war' and the one who the warriors give support. I have grown on soldato, has has lost friends to Vietnam, acclaimed 'our boys' when they have come house and rejoice that the majority of civilians, now, sustains our Veterans. Thank you To do fault and thank you to share. We are all begtter for him.
5 / 5 Dexter
One adds memoir in the sailor the one who has taken adopted for a awesome dog. A dog is coming until Craig and his unit. Fred has begun so only follow some soldate around. Still it follow him when they have moved to the different camp. Fred has arrived a next morning . Craig Has found the way to send a dog behind to some states. An add uplifting book.
5 / 5 Salvador
Craig has succoured Fred. Fred has succoured Craig. His history succoured! A must read for any soldato, animal lover and any one treating depression and/or PTSD. Now I can feel comfortable to speak to another and no longer feel isolated, simply to read this book. Craig The labour writing adds in the way could connect with and @give is not so only me.
5 / 5 Jeanene
Ossia One of some the majority of extraordinary books there is not reading never. It is good writing , descriptive, and has thought to cause. This book me @give so only like battles for our troops really is. No the quite picture for them but oh as thankful I are that they were to have face he for everything of us!!! Craig And Fred, the god bless both. May your together time is a lot of yours both.
5 / 5 Kaycee
Has has wanted to something different to the equal that have found the economic and highly revised book. Ossia Well. An author the good work to say a roots maintained for a dog a whole time. The time exits you behind and advances the little, but in general is the book the good short plus to read.
5 / 5 Logan
Has read this book on weekend of Memorial Day and could do not dipping down reason a history has touched my heart eats! My edges have to do fault in Iraq in 2008 and is gone through the travesía alike in a past 11 years with PTSD and TBI. His Good-looking dog, is coming his once was of tower in some states and was the rescue also. The dogs are surprising and is for real present of Of ours. My experience of edges in of the mirrors of Iraq Craig is, a loss of the soldato very on 7/15/2008, and a fight to acclimate behind to the normal life concealed partorisca is always state changed and is taking there. Thank you Craig to share this time in your life and the belly rubs to Fred! It is an amazing, insightful dog!

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 49 ratings
4 / 5 Micaela
This is not the bad memoir of some Marine in a Pacific but, to the smallest terracing, suffers some to same questions likes him the helmet partorisca my Pillow. Both Gallant and Leckie is resulted professional writers after a war and he have affected his his - prose looks for to be the literary writers often wins a history, this in spite of nowhere approaches so much a chance with Gallant as with Leckie. So only compare a net, transmission, to a writing of point of Sledge to some sometimes verbose flights , flowered of elegant of Gallant and Leckie. Partorisca me, at least, Sledge there is much more emotional impact. Often I lose patience, especially with Leckie and skip and skim whole passages so only partorisca go back to a real history. Felizmente, Gallant is nowhere approaches like this bad in of the this and moves his history without too many pointless rodeos.
4 / 5 Kathi
Has found some authors that writes partorisca be humorous as well as dead serious when necessary. Have enjoyed his writing in his experience like the civilian pressed in a military world, and a total accident was his and his comrades. After experiencing Armed the basic formation followed for recognition like partorisca struggle infantryman to Vietnam, has had the plot that could relate to in the personal level. First hand-held accounts of the situations of fight are for far a plus when it comes to this gender, and a work of authors is the fine example .
4 / 5 Tonya
Has read so many books in Guadalcanal that knows a history by heart. This book goes further all some another has read in that an author dipped his heart partorisca develop the literary work of art. In time, his expression is not Shakespeare different in way, going deeply to the allusion where tries to compare experiences to the external things of a subject @@@subject. Sometimes almost too far, but a feeling was that it was sincere in his comparisons and of the comparisons heartfelt. It is not so only that, a book has a lot of small and simple experiences that calm take you there in a midst of stirs it of simple types so only that alive by means of a nightmare. Any @@subject the one who the pounds have read in some Marine of the First USA Distribution WWII, read this in all the chance. Calm will not remain down.
4 / 5 Lavada
Has read some writings of excellent books for Marine; Leckie and Manchester is final authors , for example. This in spite of Gallant bolt until his namesake. It says roughly that maintains the base of Guadalcanal in the way that can comprise them. His description of the camp of Boot was clear and agreed of my experience 11 years later and 3000 far miles.
Semper Fi, Mac! It gives the graces for the fine book.
5 / 5 Melody
The travesía of a young man by means of Marin bootcamp to struggle in Guadalcanal in WW2. Enlisting In Marino Corp in a summer of 1941, basically looking for to park paycheck and the sense of patriotism. A good account of bootcamp and some hardships the boot gives support. It is it likes out of a frying pan and to a fire, with which bootcamp one would think that that the things would take easier, but in some Marine there is no of the easy days. The new month later Corporal Gallant is in San Francisco departing for the unknown fates, finally landing in Quadalcanal in a second wave. There he and his Marine friends harm to endure hell on earth for 4 1/2 month, suffering the diet of starvation, little water, illness, deprivation of sleep and an enemy that has had still to be swipe in the battle of earth, ready to die before surrendered. That our veterans in a Pacific has given the support is imagination further and a bit the recognition has received, is expected, is in Marine fight . Like the note lateralmente Corporal Gallant has had the sense of humour throughout. Well lovely reading
5 / 5 Iris
has think that this book, of the marine in Guadalcanal, would be roughly one is participation in some battles of entities in an island. Instead it was a reading of any the one who was lucky to be located out of all the battles.
4 / 5 Erlinda
A Marine brother can relate the Gallant the description of hardship has experienced in sound of war this in spite of his amour and the pride for a Body is comprised always in his writing. Tom McGilloway, USMC Vietnam vet.
4 / 5 Karma
Gallant enlisted In Marino in September 1941 in an age of 21. A bulk of his book concerns his formation in Parris Island and a diverse postings after first of a travesía to some war and Sea Of the sud in Guadalcanal with some 11.os Marine, a regiment of artillery of a 1st Marine Distribution.

The camp Of boot is the subject has touched on of the a lot of veterans but pocolos have done it like this comprehensively like this Gallant. Tip that excruciating could be he in of the terms of a laborious formation and insignificant principles. Gallant Is expert in underlining some ridiculous hammer and punishments and an impact of a big plus that Monitor of Hammer of the life. It comprises the plot of the dialogue and this creates the a lot readable history of as the life in marine formation has been lived. There is some fascinating personalities and has associated antics. There is also some wry, the humour rid softly. While it was the torturous process, Gallant perceives (perhaps more in hindsight) that was vital to a creation of marine, quite hard to prevail against some the Japanese forces extremely have determined that they were punctual to struggle.

Gallant Written to be in 4th Battalion, M Battery but am not quite sure if this was still a chance in Guadalcanal. There you are the corporal in load of the 37mm gun how has been situated where a Matanikau the river has entered a Mar. sees some at night naval fights, and is @@subject to peel and bombing but one struggling does not look for to have arrived in his zone. It offers some interesting observations in of the Japanese dead persons, but this looks to be a discharge of his battlefield revelations - for this campaign at least. A lot that writes then, and a Guadalcanal the phase covers a last neighbourhood of a book, is on some conditions and his men.

An author writes that it choose to the yours down a esoldier' the tongue but this has not affected an authenticity of books and is probably more nod to a time of initial publication in a prompt @@@1960s. I do not have any critique of his tone or construction, law a lot well. It is not without flange this in spite of, Gallant writing of some atrocities that some committed Japanese and in a way the Guadalcanal chillingly commentaries that now one raping would be done for marine of EUA with his bayonets. (This is writing metaphorically, a course of formation of the bayonet in Parris had left lucido determinate to use his rifle instead!) A lot it times it remarks that a Japanese has been coached to die for his Emperor and like the marine has been coached to kill, was so only wise that some two forces take together and helps each one which so another to achieve his aims.

Gallant Has chosen to write his account because there was little prime person memoirs writing for participants in these chances. Some 50 years has seen of then this has directed much more fully of course but looks his book was one of a prime minister. His entrance, this in spite of short in direct fight (and my indication of star reflects this), is the a lot readable account to be in some marine. I enjoyed it I have ordered so much his sequela regarding his experiences in Iwo Jima.
4 / 5 Marcene
A humour of an author while transmitting a reader by means of this book has been full stop. Still, when the serious subjects have been informed was able to do these adjustments. It recommends this book to all interested in a history of some the EUA.
5 / 5 Ivory
Nowhere can take quell'experience of real life excepts by means of the personal account very written like this writing. This for behind a history of line of the front of a Marine of the artillery was very interesting.
4 / 5 Kaitlyn
An author presents the reasonably interesting account of his experiences, joining a Marine Body so only first of an explosion of Second world-wide War and his subsequent movement of an east cost with a 1st Distribution of Marino to a war in a Pacific. His descriptions of camp of boot in Parris Island, his formation, movement by train and ship to southwest Pacific the zone is interesting. His experiences in Guadalcanal is probably possess of accounts more written of a battle. I have found his account of witness of the eye of a capture of the soldato Japanese deep partorisca roam so only in a beach approaches his more interesting location. More than dispatching a character, is taken partorisca seat where apparently describe one says straights of his comrades that has wanted to give more than continuing struggling. Like the result, this diagram has deceived Cabbage Frank Goettge and the patrol of 25 Marine to an ambush that resulted in a death of everything abut the little the one who has directed to escape.

A downside to this book is that an author spends too time and too many words describing ideas, elements and philosophy that overwhelms a subject of a book. For chance, an author spends 3 or 4 pages that speaks a bond among Marino and his rifle that adds filler and fluff but does not add to a narrative. This subject of the dish of the boiler is found during his work, often doing it difficult to follow his train of thought for a be of the particular accident has described. In general, this book offered a lot little new information in some individual experiences during a Battle of Guadalcanal.
5 / 5 Sindy
Has read so many books in Guadalcanal that knows a history by heart. This book goes further all some another has read in that an author dipped his heart to develop the literary work of art. In time, his expression is not Shakespeare different in way, going deeply to the allusion where tries to compare experiences to the external things of a subject @@@subject. Sometimes almost too far, but a feeling was that it was sincere in his comparisons and of the comparisons heartfelt. It is not so only that, a book has a lot of small and simple experiences that calm take you there in a midst of stirs it of simple types so only that alive by means of a nightmare. Any @@subject the one who the pounds have read in some Marine of the First USA Distribution WWII, read this in all the chance. Calm will not remain down.
4 / 5 Tynisha
A book the real good work to take a nightmarish natural conditions in Guadalcanal during a marine offensive there in 1942. Although, it has not had the plot of the real fight described for an author, A constant bombing and peeling was quite real to aim an experience of zone of the war in some detail. That taken my attention the majority was some deplorable conditions some marine is existed in been due to a lot spotty aprovisionar and ungodly time in an island. It recommends this book to any one has interested USA Marine implication in a Pacific War.
4 / 5 Janise
Gallant enlisted In Marino in September 1941 in an age of 21. A bulk of his book concerns his formation in Parris Island and a diverse postings after first of a travesía to some war and Sea Of the sud in Guadalcanal with some 11.os Marine, a regiment of artillery of a 1st Marine Distribution.

The camp Of boot is the subject has touched on of the a lot of veterans but pocolos have done it like this comprehensively like this Gallant. Tip that excruciating could be he in of the terms of a laborious formation and insignificant principles. Gallant Is expert in underlining some ridiculous hammer and punishments and an impact of a big plus that Monitor of Hammer of the life. It comprises the plot of the dialogue and this creates the a lot readable history of as the life in marine formation has been lived. There is some fascinating personalities and has associated antics. There is also some wry, the humour rid softly. While it was the torturous process, Gallant perceive (perhaps more in hindsight) that was vital to a creation of marine, quite hard to prevail against some the Japanese forces extremely have determined that they were punctual to struggle.

Gallant Written to be in 4th Battalion, M Battery but am not quite sure if this was still a chance in Guadalcanal. There you are the corporal in load of the 37mm gun how has been situated where a Matanikau the river has entered a Mar. sees some at night naval fights, and is @@subject to peel and bombing but one struggling does not look for to have arrived in his zone. It offers some interesting observations in of the Japanese dead persons, but this looks to be a discharge of his battlefield revelations - for this campaign at least. A lot that writes then, and a Guadalcanal the phase covers a last neighbourhood of a book, is on some conditions and his men.

An author writes that it choose to the yours down a esoldier' the tongue but this has not affected an authenticity of books and is probably more nod to a time of initial publication in a prompt @@@1960s. I do not have any critique of his tone or construction, law a lot well. It is not without flange this in spite of, Gallant writing of some atrocities that some committed Japanese and in a way the Guadalcanal chillingly commentaries that now one raping would be done for marine of EUA with his bayonets. (This is writing metaphorically, a course of formation of the bayonet in Parris had left lucido determinate to use his rifle instead!) A lot it times it remarks that a Japanese has been coached to die for his Emperor and like the marine has been coached to kill, was so only wise that some two forces take together and helps each one which so another to achieve his aims.

Gallant Has chosen to write his account because there was little prime person memoirs writing for participants in these chances. Some 50 years has seen of then this has directed much more fully of course but looks his book was one of a prime minister. His entrance, this in spite of short in direct fight (and my indication of star reflects this), is the a lot readable account to be in some marine. I enjoyed it I have ordered so much his sequela regarding his experiences in Iwo Jima.
5 / 5 Boris
I like this to to the book likes him the author has written in sounds partorisca comprise where is and reason. It was not in a big brass and his deceptions, etc. But like and his Marine fellow senses and reaction daily that spends to them. When Scared, when the situations were partorisca change for some better. A Sargent an exceptional writing of his time in service. As his doing sure that all the world has comprised that ‘ONCE MARINO ALWAYS MARINE'.
5 / 5 Clarinda
A shot adds of a book was on some soldered daily life in camp of boot and time in a base. A calm book finally take to a Batlle of Guadalcanal but ossia where taking partorisca bore. There are not quite a lot of histories of action of some battles and basically take surround he of a whole battle. I can any recomend this book and is in plot other books there ossia fill of is not one of them!
5 / 5 Mercy
Having has Read dozens of accounts of soldate of line of the front in a lot of different wars is is among one much more final and highly recommend it. Extremely a lot of writing and laugh out of strong moments of humour, as one, OMG, 1941 Marine Corp dental examination in Parris Island, injected to pros of life like the soldato of citizen. True to an account of heart. Thank you For you service to everything, that bolt and gone before , Marine brave.
4 / 5 Rueben
A lot this book was in Parris Island which have been he founds to interest like this was done before 12/7/41, is looking real fight an author does not write never a lot roughly that. It is ascribed to a unit of artillery this in spite of can not take in a reservation that missions of pause of fire.
Is looking for A infantrymans the experience suggests EB Sledge is ‘With An Old Race' in Peliliu & Okinawa.
5 / 5 Tiara
A book was written well and quite interesting, but the red flag is trace when a writer mentioned in a start of hostility in Guadalcanal the ones of entities said that some the USA had solved a Japanese code. This information surely has not filtered down like this easily to arrive to this point in a conflict. There is not any way that a Government would have released this information like this frivolously.
4 / 5 Dan
Excellent history of the travesía of the young man to a first Body of a war, the entrance of his unit and his Fights of time in Guadalcanal. Very detailed and expressive. His description to be in a coverage of the ship for prejudices has achieved me deeply, has shared some of these same feelings and thrill as they are time has spent on board a USS Newport like the youngster Marin. It chooses this an on, calm will not be disappointed.
5 / 5 Shirl
A good history of coming of age of the youngster naive young man thru camp of marine boot to result the warrior of sailor in some battles partorisca Solomon is. A book has given the good to feel so that it was likes day to the day that goes thru some tests and tribulaciones to result the warrior. A narrative sometimes takes the little flowery and was to follow descriptively. Otherwise The fine book.
4 / 5 Marguerita
Like WWII history buff , tentativa to read all poden in this chance.
Are like this proud that this author has taken an endeavour & partorisca time to register his
experience in this battle of entity. It is external & thousands this sound dipped maintains the base of a line to spend victory our nation during this
time in our history. This would have to that be the must read for all the Americans.
4 / 5 Delmar
Nowhere can take quell'experience of real life excepts by means of the personal account very written like this writing. This for behind a history of line of the front of a Marine artillery was very interesting.
4 / 5 Jeanna
Guadalcanal, Without an action. More like the exercise of creative writing. If you are looking for this class of work, Robert better bed Leckie “Crack Partorisca My Pillow”. It does not recommend this book.
5 / 5 Maragaret
An author follows to his life likes enlists in Marino, of trains in the camp of boot and formation advanced, the ships am gone in New Zealand, assaults and controls Guadalcanal partorisca 4 brutal months and then comes house. It is written a lot and readable although I have found some sections too wordy. Have enjoyed a book a lot.
4 / 5 Lavonna
IN A lot of YEARS partorisca READ BOOKS IN WW2 And The UTMOST MEN THAT STRUGGLED IN THE ONE OF THE OF OF THE SUD PACIFIC . THIS BOOK AMENO NEW DOOR In sight To THERE of FIGHTS . As meaning time some books have been written for officials that does not see like a enlisted spend for a day the life of day. I have to do fault in some the EUA Navy to Vietnam and with which partorisca twelve years . Thank you Partorisca Your service and all this struggled with you and beside calm.
4 / 5 Catherina
Am gone through Camp of Boot of Marine Body in a 60s, as it interests partorisca read the account of this author to Camp to Kick so only previously the WWII. In some ways, his monitor of hammer was less hard of mine, but certainly take a Marine work done and produced exceptional. This book maintained on the majority of a night.
5 / 5 Zackary
Liked Especially an iconography created for of an author selects the points that precipitates the half new. Any cluttered with habladuría small or needless infinite of detail of the descriptions. Easy to take a way and character of his difficult mission. It feels you likes is there.
5 / 5 Era
The fund is guadacanal. This in spite of his the history of marine basic formation as well as some feelings of that face to struggle almost sure death. Writing for the corporal with the sense adds of humour and able to aim confine him deeper has thought. One of mine all time favotites
4 / 5 Marcus
This book was a so only the majority of the waste of time there is not reading never. A book was roughly at all. For real appearance this person the one who has written a book spends my money has invested wisely in the needs counseling. Please does not squander your money. I have had to finalise this thing a neighbourhood by means of him. Yuk!!!!
4 / 5 Mellie
Has there is enjoyed seldom the book so much. Gentleman Gallant has produced such brilliance describes some conditions in Guadalcanal, has described a camp of boot with such the humour, that surprises equipoise with which like this suffering. Wonderful book.
5 / 5 Victorina
Has read a lot of books in Guadalcanal and ossia in a cup. Gentleman Gallant has written with like this empathy this in spite of like this like this clarity so that he and his compatriots have spent stops. It was also refreshing partorisca read the book that was without like this profanity and sex.
4 / 5 Kiana
Crews of the film of the location can & laws of must in hard terrain. In the same has explosions. I recommend a work to veterans. While A book with this transcending the history is in the class or his own and influences
5 / 5 Audry
This was my first book in Guadalcanal. I had it it has finalised it so only a Coastwatchers the one who has been informed to in a book. That these men have suffered by means of these incredible. We owe this generation more adds like this.
4 / 5 Hisako
Good book. A course in Parris the really done island the good work that describes a phase. A book takes is philosophical which is GOOD but continuous in too much long. Recommended
5 / 5 Reid
Reading this spent for behind a lot of memories or my time in a Body. I have enjoyed particularly a detail of camp of boot in Parris Island. Any one very different when I am spent for in 1969 and then was the war in Vietnam. A really excellent read.
5 / 5 Giovanni
Thoroughly There Is enjoyed a book and a way in that a material has been obtained and has presented. It seats like this it was in an earth during an operation.
5 / 5 Ali
One excellent rodeo in the experience of a man in marine basic formation and during his time on has to that of fight. Strongly it recommends to read this book.
5 / 5 Brittny
Very Interesting. Enjoyed this of prime minister partorisca last. I am fascinated for some men of sacrifices (and women) has done partorisca some liberties take like this slightly. The books like this is the good memory of the true soul of Amsterdam. Thank you SGT Gallant Partorisca Your service and sacrifice.
5 / 5 Francesco
The chair has found this tedious and disappointing. It has had the expectations add that the has not been remotely has fulfilled. An author shows the talent partorisca dry humour.
5 / 5 Andree
This book details the time of Marino to camp to kick his part in WWII. The descriptions add few difficulties facing soldate in sound of war.
4 / 5 Kemberly
I like these true histories. Well writing. Very pleasant in of the parts and very sad in another. Writing partorisca maintain your interest.
5 / 5 Dannie
I have found a book partorisca be a lot informative in an early formation of some marine. It was the little there is disappointed that has had information a lot small in real battle. It say the plot roughly when be peeled but a lot little in any real fight.
5 / 5 Luciano
Of the life of civilian sheltered partorisca be litigates it marine coached and deft in an island of Okinawa struggling a Japanese.
5 / 5 Dinorah
The author to the good felt likes has mixed humour and of the most serious ideas well. I recommend this book highly.
5 / 5 Hollis
A fight of men to so only survive and retain some sense of sanity. A lot overused the sentence but calm really feel is part of a history. Highly recommended.
5 / 5 Marylee
Goes paralizaciones partorisca kick camp in pi . It has Been the sd in 1951. They were a lot of semilar.
5 / 5 Orville
Ossia The end and detailed remembrance of these Marine, comprising my father, the one who has struggled a Guadlecanal campaign. Like more veteran, speech pocolos his experiences. Gentleman Gallant the book fill in some empty of entity partorisca me, helping the best to comprise the war of my dad.
5 / 5 Philip
Counts very detailed that it was like to be the Marine in Guadalcanal. Some sacrifices have given the support for some Marine was many . And the death was always the possibility.

Top Customer Reviews: D DAY Through ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 60 ratings
4 / 5 Leonor
Read a lot that the reservations has thought would appeal only when selecting audience. This book is one of them.
IS student of Europe of Second World War and in this consideration actively looks for books in this period. I have found this reserves these interests in his approximation that of the series of interviews of men of German army that has been involved in D invasion in the daytime. Some histories say in an interviewer is informative of his implication of several works has lined. His histories comprise some gritty accounts of destruction and fatality and harm in his countrymen, but any one of of the this is that it consider gratuitous.
I very re said of the lines of history in my descriptions, but had an account found more interesting. It has been speculated that when an invasion of some Ally came it would be of Callaba and Normandy a reason that is that Callaba has had the port cual would facilitate an out debit of such squad the tanks, etc, while Normandy was the leader of beach . For these formations of reason were very strongly built around Callaba with both armament, and soldiers while Normandy has not been he so that it has strongly strengthened. There is not any question that a German order has not gone amply strengthened in Normandy. You are not . This has been strengthened as well as it was was the in Rommel.
Some histories have said by some German men are that I histories of call of '3 feet of an action'. Typically, we have read in a war of any side but of '30,000 feet'. It say of another way, of a level of order, i.et. Movements of troop of the too much, etc.
For this reason this account was so different, An interviewer was always conciliatory in a history teller, always inquiring but never polemical. It takes a 'better' of his implication of a human perspective.
Has read 'Cards of Iwo JIma', but that is not so saying while it was this book in his intimate represent of a war of an average of the military man German.
5 / 5 Renate
I have read Eckherz book 1 D-Day Through German eyes and has wanted a rest of some interview his father has had with some German veterans that battled in D-Day in Normandy. It looks he advances besides creates reservation 2. Eckhertz Did not disappoint Me. It is said a the victors written a history as well as it take it one spoils. The perspective of a German soldier is one that the majority of us have not listened (same of our father is that it battles in Europe in a WW2) us United States. To read in the 'to Europe unified' and like a French interacted with his German Occupiers began of eye. The majority of these soldiers has thought was patriotic and doing his has to. It was necessary to attach it the has not had any one interview with anterior Ff. Some interviews have been done quite a lot of 10 years after an invasion of D Days, as some memories for these German Veterans was stiller very fresh has had now a full picture of the aims duquel his country was during a war and was conscious of . A lot of these veterans had bought Hitler and Goebbles' propaganda thoroughly and has reflected by behind the bit of remorse. At the end it listen it they have had the work to do that any one soldier and has wanted his best. It weaves to have of the irony like a lot of this surprised veteran expressed in how vicious some Allies could be especially while they were countries has civilised. These are has glimpsed to sound to obtain idea and perspective of the point of view of a German soldier. Eckhertz Has not tried in re-writes history or apology of mark with these interviews.
5 / 5 Emeline
Additional riveting and informative firsthand accounts of German soldiers in Normandy. In this volume, even so, there looked for more when being discussion of a worldview of a row-and-German soldered file during a war and his perspective the decade later. The tan there was the field of specialities of fight and experiences, the opinions and the diverse reflections -- but everything has be worth it.

The hat is was, also, in Herr Eckhertz, clearly the premier-interviewer of tax and the fine man. It looks to walk the delicate line enters pressing (softly) for difficult details and respecting a wartime the trauma experimented by some men have glimpsed. Hated to see an end of book.
5 / 5 Federico
I have finished reservation 2 of 'Normandy of the German Perspective' that tried when being even more fascinating that a premier.
Was again taken in for the attitude of a common soldier that to defend some the European coast has saved Europe of international dominance. If Hitler had not been such the fanatic, this could have touched the better plot that marks. Still it have abundance of French, Russian, Dutches, Danish, and Norwegian SS soldered that it offers likes him voluntary for Nazi Germany.
A last chapter on 'Wunderweapons' taken me unprepared for a German development of Thermobaric Arms. For this account, could have done the difference if technology, time, and the luck had not touched his part.
Retreat that MOAB type of bombs (thermobaric) has been used in Viet Nam and in Afghanistan for the United States. Any credit that can any never taking has been given in some Germans for developing this type of weapon. This gas concoctions has caused massive explosions that rivaled nuclear weapons in faculty but was surer to use and less likely to be critiqued by a world-wide community.
5 / 5 Mariette
I have enjoyed this book even more that a first book. I think that the reason of an author to line this the material out of a first book is justified. Some could find some opinions have expressed in this book that thwarts or polemical. It IS of entity to take a historical context of some interview that favours in a creation of these works. These were soldered Germans that (erroneously or any one) has thought in a cause battled by, and the marks have listened that ten years after a war had finished, these soldiers would listen thwarted with a road his implication in a the case the big plus of his lives has finished. Hideout In some readers (Or auditors, in my case) to form his own thoughts in these interviews of soldiers.

Which narrative and Historical context, this book am a lot adds. It Liked him much more that of a first book, like the opinions have expressed in this race of book for one the majority of part against a traditional narrative. While it does not adapt that Germany has protected and that defends France of aprovechamiento of resource for some allies in June 6 1944, while one of an interviewed the soldiers say, is very the fascinate to listen this point of view.

Has bought this book in CD of Mp3 audiobook form. I want this format. I can copy some files out of a CD and save the in my computer, launches a CD was, and then uploads some files directly in my telephone, without debits to treat audible. A CD of Mp3 for this book comes with 11 files of Audio, 8 duquel contains real book, and any only beginning or when finalising credits. Of these 8 files, is each what so around 45 long minutes, and says four histories of soldiers.
5 / 5 Hettie
Both of these books are scarce ideas in some experiences and of the attitudes of German forces in France of of the one of the north at the same time of D-day. A victor written a history is the concept has taken with energy advance in both books.

These books have been compiled and edited by the clave WW II GERMAN AUTHOR. The father of an author, the German with contemporary experience in Normandy and a real interviewer, together with a frontline the veterans have interviewed offers the only compilation of experiences, attitudes and awarenesses.

Has a unsettling similarity in so experiences and frontline the attitudes among him goes To Aliar veteran and of the veterans of subsequent fight of all the nations. A futility of the war and his recompense is prominent in of the a lot of accounts. There is also the clear show that many the German veterans were very uncomfortable with his function in a conflict. Equally the present is those , included with a profit of hindsight, this continues to try to justify a unjustifiable.

Some two books are very readable and interesting. I recommend the very only in of the historians but in of the students of some humans psyche also.
2 / 5 Marianna
For a sake of transparency is leaving my initial commentaries.

Even so, thinks now this book is the fake . Opportunely, Any one of any beat of testimonies when being verified or has researched.
One 'last panther' sounds also in hindsight the fake.
How Any one has said, veterans of the fight any tongue has taken . The dozens of details are etched in memory for ever (name of unit, name of commander, partner' name, etc...) Still if they do not take everything. In this book, any one of easterly looks, never, in all some testimonies. No the only time.
IS the a lot perverts and corrupt law to write accounts of fake of history and spends the so some. Simply distort our collective heritage and memory for the fast buck. The fakes are also very difficult to identify.

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Initial description:

Volume 1 and 2 view of door and descriptions by a German part. Composition of troop, mental state, real cases of some landings, chaos of a battleground. The door was also new facts that has remained totally odder in 99.5% of history buffs. Some 5 stars comes from/come from some new that learns That it was purchased of these veteran accounts taken 10 years after some landings. Better and more than surprises that an excellent 'Last Panther'
5 / 5 Stevie
I have written in my attraction in this fascinating book in my description of a first volume. In an age of 12 or as it was fascinated, included got obsessed with like this the war had spent , especially since effect my father like soundly.
Resulted fascinated with Second World War and likes to spend and cual this does a diminutive the man almost achieves world-wide dominance? I have read so many books in Second World War but has not had never an occasion to read things by a German part. This book is one 2 of two volumes of interviews with soldiers that was in a German front during D Day. A real interviewer was a father of a man that has edited these books.
He an excellent work. If you are the student of history, that is to say the must . They say that some books of history are written by a victors, but this book and his volume of partner presents the view to oblige of the that was likes him in suddenly see this enormous armed gone in a beach, to listen of a terror that the coast was these peels for goes To Aliar ironclads and cruises unleashed for hours before and during an assault. A lot a interviewees is quite earnest in this scared and has confused was. In volume a, some same converse that past when has been taken and taken like prisoners. It results that very they were routed in England and/or the United States, has been treated very well, and some have remained included ! In volume 2, a bit those that this spoken to be has taken has not been taken on D Day, but later in a war and says has not been treated very good. Has any reason to doubt them.
Any bone enough the, that with one 1 volume this is not the book for a squeamish. There are descriptions very graphic of a harm done in of the humans and same animal like the result of an assault. There is also, of some, he begrudging admiration for a creativity and the tenacity of some goes To Aliar forces. Some interviews have been directed in 1954, and in that then, the small little of these interviewed has lined still concealed 'only ' the sure things were spent there is repelled an assault. I have read this book and his volume of partner very hurriedly. It IS very organised and is not edited down for the do the 'a lot of' read. This book is in a horror of fight, a confusion of war and a bravery of men in both sides A reader almost can listen some explosions, smell a cordite and sweat in some bunkers/bunkers/of bunkers/bunkers/bnquers/of bunkers/bunkers/of bunkers/bunkers/bnquers. The main recommendation, but no for a squeamish.
5 / 5 Dorla
Through the interviews taken ten years afterwards, German survivors of a D Day 'attack' describe his experience that had to and after D Day, June 6, 1944 like the allies have concentrated his forces through an English Canal for one landing in five concrete beaches in Normandy, France.
Has been attacked by a common view of some German soldiers that has protected the 'to Europe joined' and ones the Allies were some invaders, Some Germans have seen likes him saviours of Europe.
The history of the each soldier is only, of the machine gunner in the 'Tobruk-way bnquer in a developer of the soyega arms that has not taken never used in fight. It was fascinated by these histories for his poignancy, honesty, vividness, and his perspective.
This book of second of two goes deeper in a troop to defend lines that a first book, which inform a view of a soldier in the each of some five beaches have designated by some allies. Here in Llibre 2, for example, learns of a Luftwaffe goes that it is assigned to fly hurriedly has been to remark that in fact it is that it spends in a Canal and fly directly behind to inform. It does not have any communication with an earth, and some Allies have controlled an air, as his mission was supremely risky but vital in a German order.
Has rid 1 and Llibre 2 is each what so enough in rodeo, and sees those that two parts of a same history.
5 / 5 Hollie
That find it. These accounts are better that any historical fiction has not reading never. I have listened in both books in Audable. A narration with the German emphases was the good touch . Each account there has been the different narrator, likes him is listening some first hand of accounts, included although some the real characters have gone very time.
Averts of any harrowing the experiences have reflected, has been surprised by a ready plan of attack of some Allies. I have learnt very that the has not known never in a real strategy.
The German propaganda there was brainwashed some soldiers totally to think was some defenders of France.
Knows the German force was available. An invasion has been known to be imminent, why has not been to apply ASAP?
A must read by any give support in WW2.
4 / 5 Nellie
Although wel writing and credible, this looks fake . Especially a last account roughly typhoon B, would be the enormous history was true, this in spite of can not find any reference to this superweapon anywhere. Remained with a fact can not find any reference to this publication in German, neither any information in an author this does a lot of dubious.
5 / 5 Brad
THIS BOOK Is not ENOUGH UNTIL the EMOTION GENERATED in the first BOOK. In spite of it is DONE ON INTENSELY INTERESTING HISTORIES. It RELATES HORRENDOUS DEAD And HARMS in BOTH SIDES, And The VALOUR OF THE GERMAN TROOPS DO not OWE THAT BE UNDERESTIMATED. THIS In spite of The OVERWHELMING FORCE OF THE ALLIED FORCES ALWAYS TAKES THE DAY, WITH HIS has has CONSECRATED TROOPS, UPPER FIREPOWER, OVERWHELMS it IN FACT. HIS UPPER NAVAL BOMBARDMENTS, OVERWHELMS it AIRPOWER, And the ARMOURED TANKS have LANDED IN THE MASS WAS LIKE THIS UPPER To the GERMANS WAS ALMOST ANY OPPOSITION. BESIDES The ALLIED FORCES have HAD PEELS of PHOSPHORUS, ROCKETS And BOMBS THAT DID INSUPERABLE HARM The GERMAN FORTIFICATIONS And THERE DEFENDING TROOPS. LIKE The ALLIED FORCES have WON THE DAY in these THRILLING HISTORIES Of HUMANS VALOUR And ENDEAVOUR. ANOTHER FIVE INCIDENT READ THAT MAINTAIN SPELLBOUND to start with to FINALISE.
4 / 5 Gail
This book is has composed glimpsed of soldate German those who has struggled in Normandy in June 1944. Some interviews have been directed around 1954-55 for the German writer the one who once done for Germans of military newspapers. Some interviews have been lost the history until decades later. It is always of entity to see another side of a hill, and these interviews resupply the fascinating point of view of soldate the one who has been fed Reich propaganda. A last interview is particularly fascinating, describing the air of explosive of arms of the fuel has not listened of in spite of 50 years to read hundreds of WWII books. I am not sure an agent of artillery any he up like the hoax, but some implications are staggering. Description for Stephen V School, the husband of Leanna. I have been the soldato , engineer, historian, designer of game, and analyst of intelligence.
5 / 5 Daysi
Has found both Book 1 & Book 2 that interest. The person there is never really researched and has shared a perspective of a soldato German that faces some Allies on D-Day. This gave the best comprising of his thoughts, fears and experiences this day. I gave also the a lot of different perspective of his report with some French citizens. Also it gives the a lot vivid picture that some the soldate young of some Allied forces have faced on D-Day. If you are the history buff, am sure that will enjoy you this serious writing well. It is really it adds for any to read, which will give you the recognition More adds them the liberties enjoy, because of some sacrifices that I have to do fault in WW II!
4 / 5 Paz
Rid 2 of a point of seen German follows on Rid 1 interviews, except where rid 1 coverages each beach of invasion, book 2 coverages another miscellaneous histories of throughout. Has one same Q&A fashion to the as enough it likes me in of these books and the majority of these histories amenas something new to a series. Some histories are not like this as well as the histories of first book this in spite of. A real question that has with this book, is a last history of an agent with a like this called marvel weapon, Taifun B. I can comprise that in 1955 an original interviewer could have fallen for such absolute rubbishes have said of the chancer, but can not comprise reason an editor of a book would have comprised this in 2015 when a book has been spent was when it was known that such the history was fabricated, which has spent the serious adds histories at the end very disappointing.
5 / 5 Casandra
Ossia An excellent book , so only like a prime minister. Even more fascinating to the equal that comprises an account of the fuel-weapon of detonation of the air that could have has changed possibly a result of landings of Normandy. I am surprised a lot so only for some details but a unedited way that these veterans have shared thier memories. You take an opinion of some that his still sustained some ideals of a Reich, while another is coming to a brutal realisation had been struggling in a wrong side of history. Highly it recommends this volume with a prime minister.
4 / 5 Cheryl
Has read both books of this series; a prime minister was marginally better reason have glimpsed more interesting, which has been taken in a prompt '60s like D action of Day was fresh closing in his alcohols. A thing has found was that these men were mostly so only soldate normal so only doing his works, so only like some soldate American (to the equal that has comprised my father, the one who has drawn felizmente beach of Utah or more could not be here). Like the historian I for real appreciate primary sources, but this book will reinforce any faith could have in a utter futility of warfare.
4 / 5 Tracee
When being the boy of a 50s and seeing everything of a Second world-wide War newsreels, is always state intrigued with histories of Second world-wide War. Everything of my friends' the dads have to do fault, comprising my Dad, but any one was has had to that to speak in his experiences. After reading these 2 books, now comprise reasons. These books look glimpsed with the soldate real have involved in D Day. It gives a reader the glimpse of a German mindset and reasons to struggle as well as with the accuracy that describes some horrors of war. Highly it recommends this book for this interested in Second world-wide War as well as those a lot that wants to repeat this experience.
5 / 5 Josefine
Like the random reader in a subject of some invasions of Normandy for some Allies in sound of World-wide war 2, has read several books in a subject. This a, for a first time, has illustrate enough animadamente some soldate German' first-hand-held perspective and taught several appearances of a fight, organisation, and strategy that has not gone fully conscious of.

Some histories are obliging, an action is horrific and almost unbelievable, and some first accounts of person of an overwhelming power, brutality, and sheer the audacity of some landings can be comprehended of the totally different perspective.

Both of some volumes are utmost bed!
4 / 5 Mohammad
A book is an easy bed and is hard to dip down. Like this interesting to see the one who some soldate German thought and that has been said for his government. One separates of a book that is interesting is many some the soldate German have believed a right thing to join Europe. Has thinks that that to to Europe has joined was a better thing for a continent likes said to them for his government. Ape although some Nazi has not looked to ask some countries there is taken on has thought that to to Europe has joined under the German principle was the good thing . In all the chance has a lot the eye that opens appearances of a book. I recommend it.
4 / 5 Katheryn
Amazing - just like a first book. I speak in this book with everything of my history of war buff friends. In some forums this book has been spoken at length. Some names of some subjects of interview has been changed like a wait. Apparently the name of an author is also state has changed he so that has some chatter that pause an authenticity. It wins to see the version of film of this meshed up with some Allies and of the Axial images. Until then it calms so only it can imagine. Look On Empty Reef and a horror seen there is said in detail for some Germans that escaped it.
4 / 5 Eura
Gentleman Eckhertz gives a reader a sincere look in of the German men those who has to do fault in an army during Second world-wide War in of the interviews that directs in 1954, so only new years with which finalise. His recollections is still quite detailed, like the result, and some meetings of reader like this these disappointed for his country and bit it embarrassed of his behaviour. This in spite of, an also law some thoughts of soldate ex the one who defend some of the as some Nazi has fulfilled. This can do a reader bit it uncomfortable until @we give that the Americans still are coming the grips with our Civil War. Of then Germania was manager for one the majority of horrific destruction of human life a twentieth century, a reader has to that give an a lot of behind and appreciate quell'inner ten years of an end of a war, the Germans have struggled to take an experience that is imposed on Europe. This book is sincere and realistic.
5 / 5 Shon
While mainly in that has been to expose to a perspective of some Allies, these interested to listen. This in spite of, some histories do not look to have a coverage of accounts of witness of true eye. Textually Looking in both books 1 & 2 frame asks if these have not been fabricated well after a war. I have not undermined to this like this he no the hard claim but my supposition is that these are not of the real accounts.
4 / 5 Christin
The one who the way adds to learn roughly history further the one who a victors has written. One of some the majority of lovely ideas is that many of some soldate German in fact thought of to them like him the defenders of a continent, defending Europe against a Bolsheviks and his Anglo-allied American. Thought in that now, can see that there is some historical support for this view, any only French and another collaboration has occupied country but often much more active support. A point is not that these soldate German were a lot of -- has not been -- but that there are reasons because it has struggled like this last in a side that maintaining soaps to has been like this bad.
5 / 5 Chanda
Liked generally that looked an interesting perspective for a German part. A build until some also have excited landings & some commentaries considering some mine of amphibious tanks has surprised. It looks more done cost it to it especially in some beaches have used of some British. Also, an use of the Russian troops like axial allies was movement he for me. But there it looks to be some doubt to a veracity of an author & his edges. Read some comments that these books could be fiction ?
4 / 5 Ernest
Ossia The must read for any WW II PERSON has INTERESTED. A material ossia difficult or no existent to find in ours (USA) the accounts is not short of amazing, especially regarding an aluminium and steam weaponry this was has almost has used. This was the hard account in many respects, that comprises like this and on that a weapon was has tried initially. Also like a German Engineer was has had to that to sacrifice German and civil troops French innocent. I find these two volumes roughly of one the majority of fascinating the pound there is not reading never in any subject!
4 / 5 Laraine
Like him 70 year the old American patriot has has had always the enthusiastic interest in a WW2 was. Especially which fed and has motivated a Nazi behaviour. I have believed always a soldato German half has been forced to a battlefield for fear of execution and to struggle the war does not have to that believe in.

These books explains that a propaganda of hard core has fed to some soldate German that has done a necessary war. The note has said propaganda.

A book rightfully humanizes a soldato meso in a German army but of course any one centrical Nazi cause and certainly any one a treatment of Hebrew people. An entertainment has read.
4 / 5 Shirlene
This for me the helps fill the void has had always in WW2 and some visas and opinions that a soldato German normal has had. As we know the history is writing always for a victor, I for one are always in a lookout for published or unpublished works. Of course it is opinions of the soldate just has based on there the service but has relevance like this a lot of like another piece of entity of work.
Has visited Normandy and a lot other places in France in June 2012, recognition a lot brief but an I has not thought never would do and happy has done.
Like this veteran of this period has spent now on, is the harm this human race of the ours constantly fails to learn of history.
5 / 5 Pricilla
Ossia A second volume of a series. Calm the favour and read/listen to both. A second book can be so only, but calm the service and read both. Ossia Another account of D-Day thru some eyes of some soldate German those who the survivors and is an excellent picture that has spent this day for these soldate. Also it develops few known details of one of the Secret arms of Germania, this casualidades, has saved he to be used and has shouted questions in some fates of the thousands of Russians have taken, those who has struggled for some Germans in static distribution manning a Mur Western. Again, ossia a lot of value a bed.
4 / 5 Kathaleen
Has loved volume 1. Volume 2 is like this good. A discussion of an enormous bomb, no an atomic bomb, but one with the alike explosive power was scary and fascinating. This bomb would have been launched of three halftracks against the mass of American tanks (possibly 1000) so only previously to that quell'was Patton breakout of a pocket of Normandy in final of July 1944, operation Tecla. Worlds of the artillery of the regime Spoilt a plan of Germans.
4 / 5 Chrystal
Different perspective of a German a view of solid plus. Surprised in a French that door well with some soldate German. I surprised really. All the Germans to the long of a cost of Normandy has expected and that asks where a support of the air and some tanks were. They have had such big hopes avenges. He the no. has surprised some there have struggled Russians to the long lateralmente of any one some Americans, British and Canadian, but some the Germans. Impacted M! This launched partorisca the loop. Well read. Highly recommend a book.
4 / 5 Aundrea
This slender reserve which to good sure capitalises in a success of the his predecessor has some interesting histories but adds little anything to our knowledge of a German experience in Normandy: resilience against an overwhelming material advantage and Allied dominance of some heavens. There is reservation more granulate better that also take an experience of some soldate German. Any that, in all some works have read, has had anything partorisca do with some Nazi atrocities and lust partorisca conquest.
4 / 5 Dian
Has two books in this series. They resupply an exceptional view of D-Day of a perspective of soldate German has involved in a struggling. Has has learnt things in WWII that there was not founding never first partorisca read these. It can see this mark partorisca have the habit of the for real only film roughly D-Day. Leo And seen a lot an Allied perspective, but this was my first meeting of a German perspective.
4 / 5 Georgiana
Like Sad an use of a poor mostly disabled the Germans of era of soldate professional. These interviews wake me to us to a 'another side' of a war. Of course I can be a a brainwashed. But the majority of history has read partorisca convince me a Nazi car has been organised partorisca world-wide domination. These interviews are an idea to a patriotism partorisca line soldato German. Well written without to a lot of fluff. Partorisca Any defender of WWII these are the must read partorisca fill in a lot of spaces. More notably it is a regime of casualidad of some Allies in a conquest in Normandy.
4 / 5 Rosia
This book and of the seconds a say some histories of some German troops on D-Day. I have read a lot of books in WWII but have all has treated some Allies and his histories on D-Day.
While it was certainly good reading and has learnt to the plot has found yes difficult to read when a habladuría of soldate German partorisca kill American troops. If you have read this and one 2nd book will enjoy to see by means of his eyes.
4 / 5 Asha
These are account reading a lot lovely. While the majority is highly self-do fault and devoid of the genuine and sincere perspective of some Nazi horrors, some of these accounts speak eloquently of a confusion and the constant hardship for both sides. Of particular fascination - and perhaps dubious credibility - is a last a, calmly that pause arms Nazi of destruction of mass. I doubt if any will not know never there be any truth for behind the.
4 / 5 Tanna
Are the creature boomer whose father do fault in Second world-wide War. They are always state fascinated with some histories of this time. This rids certainly humanized a German side, And was full of surprises. A lot interesting bed
4 / 5 Bryce
there is alot of habladuría of this author on exaggerating or writing porn of war. Well, quell'conceal can be true but does not feel in this way of mine. One was the classes of first war of man has mechanised for real without the controls sweep like this the tend to believe it was like this chart like this the author says that it was. More, these men were big in pervitin and alcohol alot like this the one who knows that it was able of with these cars and of the tools of war. Read this account, take it to heart, the feel like our world is in a flange of days like these again. It reads people, read so that it does not have to that repeat this particular history, was included worse a next time.
5 / 5 An
Wow, This was the book could not dip down. I never thought of another box lateralmente reading east.
Is in a disorder here on D-day and experience a horror and a carnage around you and does not take .
Some Germans have had some súper arm the upper agent partorisca give them one first order.
Was in the army of one 60 and so only the And-4 but could think on its own name that it was more partorisca knots.
4 / 5 Louvenia
A whole book has given an interesting and a lot informative perspective of some soldate German those who has faced an overwhelming onslaught of the allies forces on D Day. It was painful to read some accounts of soldate those who has suffered clashes, violence, harm, and unabated terror to the equal that have faced a fierce attack of some soldate Allied. An author has not tried partorisca give the validation of war for a part of some soldate German. He quite resupplied the vivid and gripping the account of young men has sent of his government partorisca battle partorisca face a clear perspective of death both partorisca they and his comrades. In a midst of a chaos of violence of war, has tried to his own heroic value and value like this of the soldate.
5 / 5 Akiko
I have a lot of bed reserves which have thought would appeal so only when selecting audience. This book is one of them.
Are the student of WWII Europe and in this consideration I actively look for books in this period. I have found this book that interest in his approximation that of the series of interviews of German military men those who has been involved in D invasion of Day. Some histories say to an interviewer is informative of his implication of several works has resisted. His histories comprise some gritty accounts of destruction and dead and harm to the his countrymen, but any of of the this is that it consider gratuitous.
I a lot of king say lines of history in my descriptions, but has had an account More the found interesting. It have been speculated that when an invasion of some Allies came it would be of Callaba and any Normandy a reason that is that Callaba has had the port to the equal that would facilitate an out of uploading of crew such the tanks, etc, while Normandy was the boss of beach . Partorisca These formations of reason were a lot strongly built around Callaba with both armament, and soldate while Normandy has not been he so that there is strongly has strengthened. There is not any question that a German mandate has not gone amply strengthened in Normandy. You are not . This was to strengthen as well as it was was wins it the Rommel.
Some histories have said of some German men are that I histories of call of '3 feet of an action'. Typically, we have read in a war of any side but of '30,000 feet'. It say of another way, of a level of order, i.et. Movements of troop of the mass, etc.
For this reason this account was like this different, An interviewer was always conciliatory to a history teller, always inquiring but never confrontational. It take a 'better' of his implication of a human perspective.
Has read 'Papers of Iwo JIma', but concealed has not been like this saying so it was this book in his intimate accounting of a war of a half military man German.
5 / 5 Alysa
Has read Eckherz book 1 D-Day By means of German eyes and has wanted to read a rest of some interview his father has had with some German veterans those who has struggled in D-Day in Normandy. It remain to expect further of idea in book 2. Eckhertz Did not disappoint Me. It is said one he victors write a history as well as it takes a spoils. The perspective of a soldato German is one that the majority of us have not listened (was of our father is the one who has struggled in Europe in a WW2) United States. To read in the 'to Europe has unified' and like a French interacted with his German Occupiers has been eye opening. The majority of these soldate has thought was patriotic and doing his has to that. It have to that add do not have any interview with forward Ff. Some interviews have been done roughly 10 years after an invasion of D Days, as some memories for these German Veterans was even more a lot of frescos has had now a full picture of the aims of the as his country was during a war and was conscious of . A lot of these veterans had bought Hitler & Goebbles' propaganda thoroughly and has reflected for behind the bit of remorse. Finally they felt it it has had the work to do that any soldato and has has wanted to do his best. It weaves to have of irony like a lot of of these veterans have surprised expressed in as vicious some Allies could be especially how were of has has civilised countries. These are glimpsed is to obtain idea and perspective of the point of view of a soldato German. Eckhertz Has not tried king-write history or of the excuses of mark with these interviews.
4 / 5 Erin
Additional riveting and informative firsthand accounts of soldate German in Normandy. In this volume, this in spite of, there looked to be more discussion of a worldview of a row-and-file soldato German during a war and his perspective the decade later. He like this had the row to struggle specialties and experiences, the opinions and the varied reflections -- but everything has be worth it.

The hat is was, also, to Herr Eckhertz, clearly the prime minister-interviewer of tax and the fine man. Look to walk the delicate line among pressing (softly) for difficult details and respecting a wartime the trauma experienced for some interview of men. Hated to see an end of book.
4 / 5 Theresia
Has finalised book 2 of 'Normandy of the German Perspective' that tried to be even more fascinating that a prime minister.
Was again taken in for the attitude of a soldato common that to defend some the European cost has saved Europe of international domination. If Hitler had not been such the fanatic, this could have touched to better plot that do. Still it have abundance of French, Russian, Dutch, Danish, and Norwegian SS soldered that volunteered for Germania Nazi.
A last chapter on 'Wunderweapons' taken me unprepared for a German development of Thermobaric Arms. Thus account, could have done the difference if technology, time, and the regime had not touched his part.
Retreat that MOAB type of bombs (thermobaric) has been used in Viet Nam and in Afganistan for United States. Any credit that can any never takes has been given to some Germans partorisca developing this type of weapon. These gas concoctions has caused massive explosions that rivaled nuclear weapons in faculties but was surer to use and less likely to be critiqued by a world-wide community.
5 / 5 Pura
There is enjoyed this book even more that a first book. I think that the reason of an author to resist this material out of a first book is justified. Some could find some opinions have expressed in this book that frustrates or controversial. It is of entity to agree a historical context of some interview that favours to a creation of these works. These were german soldate that (wrongly or any) has believe in a cause has struggled arrest, and felt that ten years after a war had finalised, these soldate would feel frustrated with a way his implication in a chance a big plus of his lives has finalised. It falls to some readers (Or auditors, in my chance) to form his own thoughts in these interviews of soldate.

Like narrative and Historical context, this book are really adds. It liked much more that of a first book, like the opinions have expressed in this book been announces one the majority of part against a traditional narrative. While no adapted that Germania has protected and that defends France of aprovechamiento of resource for some allies on June 6 1944, as one of one has interviewed the soldate says, is a lot of fascinating to listen this point of view.

Has bought this book in Mp3 CD audiobook form. I love this format. I can copy some files out of a CD and save to my computer, launch a CD was, and then upload some files directly to my telephone, without that has to that treat audible. A CD of Mp3 thus book comes with 11 files of Audio, 8 duquel contains real book, and no only inaugural or when finalising credits. Of these 8 files, is each one that like this around 45 minutes long, and say four histories of soldate.
4 / 5 Ladawn
For a sake of transparency am leaving my initial commentary.

This in spite of, thinks now this book is the fake . Opportunely, Any of some testimonies can be verified or has researched.
One 'last panther' sounds also in hindsight the fake.
Like me any one has said, veterans of the fight any tongue has taken . The dozens of details are etched the memory for ever (name of unit, name of commander, partner' appoint, etc...) Still if they do not agree everything. In this book, any of east looks, never, in all some testimonies. No the alone time.
Is the a lot of pervert and law bribed to write accounts of fake of history and spend them like this true. Simply it distorts our collective heritage and memory for the fast buck. The fakes are also very difficult to identify.

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Initial description:

Volume 1 and 2 amena voice and of the descriptions for a German part. Composition of troop, mental state, real chances of some landings, chaos of a battlefield. Door are done also new that is remained entirely odder to 99.5 of history buffs. Some 5 stars comes from/come from a new knowledge That is to be purchase of these veteran accounts took 10 years with which some landings. Better and more astounding that an excellent 'Last Panther'
5 / 5 Juliane
Both of these books are scarce ideas to some experiences and of the attitudes of German forces in north France at the same time of D-day. “A victor written a history” is the concept has spent with energy advances in both books.

These books have been compiled and modified by the estaca WW II GERMAN AUTHOR. The father of an author, the German with contemporary experience in Normandy and a real interviewer, together with a frontline the veterans have interviewed offered to only compilation of experiences, attitudes and awarenesses.

Has a unsettling similarity to like experiences and frontline attitudes among Allied veterans and of the veterans of subsequent fight of all the nations. A futility of the war and his rewards is prominent in a lot of accounts. There is also the clear demonstration that many the German veterans were very uncomfortable with his function in a conflict. Equally present is those, included with a profit of hindsight, the one who continuous try to justify a unjustifiable.

Some two books are a lot readable and interesting. I recommend him a lot so only to historical but the students of a human psyche also.
5 / 5 Yael
That finds it. These accounts are better that any historical fiction there is not reading never. I have listened to both books in Audable. A narration with the German emphases was the good touch . Each account there has been the different narrator, likes is listening some first hand of accounts, included although some the real characters have gone long.
Averts the harrowing experiences have reflected, has been surprised by a ready plan of attack of some Allies. I have learnt a lot that has known no never in a real strategy.
The German propaganda has had brainwashed some soldate entirely to believe was some defenders of France.
Know the German force was available. An invasion has been known to be imminent, reason has not been applies ASAP?
A must read for any interested in WW2.
5 / 5 Holly
By means of the interviews taken ten years after, German survivors of a D Day 'attacks' describe his pending experiences and with which D Day, June 6, 1944 like the allies have concentrated his forces by means of an English Canal for a landing on five concrete beaches in Normandy, France.
Has been attacked by a common view of some soldate German that has protected the 'to Europe has joined' and some the Allies were a invaders, Some Germans have seen like saviours of Europe.
The history of the each soldato is so only, of the car gunner in the 'Tobruk-way búnquer to a developer of the soyega arms' that has not taken the fight has used never. It was fascinated for these histories for his poignancy, honesty, vividness, and his perspective.
Is second book of two goes deeper to a troop to defend lines that a first book, which informs a view of a soldato in the each one of some five beaches have designated of some allies. Here It Rids 2, for example, we learn of a Luftwaffe pilot those who is tasked to fly quickly has been still to remark that in fact it is that it spends in a Canal and fly directly behind to inform. There is not any communication with an earth, and some Allies have controlled an air, as his mission was risked extremely but vital to a German mandate.
Rid 1 and Book 2 is each one that like this enough in rodeo, and see them like two part of a same history.
4 / 5 Mari
Has written in my attractive to this fascinating book in my description of a first volume. In an age of 12 or he so that it was fascinated, included got obsessed with like this the war had spent, especially of effects my father like this deeply.
Resulted fascinated with WWII and likes to spend and that has done is a diminutive the man almost achieves world-wide domination? I have read so many books in WWII but has not had never an occasion to read things for a German part. This book is one 2nd of two volumes of interviews with soldate those who was in a German front during D Day. A real interviewer was a father of a man the one who has modified these books.
He an excellent work. If you are the student of history, ossia the must . They say that some books of history are written for a victors, but this book and his volume of mate presents the view to oblige that it was likes to suddenly see this enormous army that comes to a beach, to listen of a terror that the cost was that it peels for Allied battleships and cruisers unleashed for hours before and during an assault. A lot a interviewees is quite sincere in as scared and has confused was. In volume a, some they was to speak that displaced when they have been taken and took like this of the prisoners. It results that a lot they have been sent to Inghilterra and/or the United States, has been treated a lot well, and some am remained included! In volume 2, a bit those that those who has spoken to be has taken has not been taken on D Day, but later in a war and says has not been treated a lot well. Has any reason to doubt them.
Any bone roughly the, as with one 1st volume this is not the book for a squeamish. There are descriptions a lot of charts of a harm done to humans and same animals like the result of an assault. There is also, of some, he begrudging admiration for a creativity and tenacity of some Allied forces. Some interviews have been directed in 1954, and in that then, the small little of these interviewed has resisted still concealed 'only ' the sure things was spent his active repulsed an assault. I have read this book and his volume to mate a lot quickly. It is very organised and is not modified down for the do the 'a lot of' read. This book is in a horror of fight, a confusion of war and a bravery of men in both sides A reader almost can listen some explosions, smell a cordite and sweat in some bunkers/bunkers/of bunkers/bunkers/búnquers. The main recommendation, but no for a squeamish.
5 / 5 Walton
One a lot inciteful look to an allied invasion of Europe. Often so only we see some the a lot of bolt have lost in some beaches like this of the troops have been forced partorisca download in of the beaches with nowhere partorisca hide of a fire of machine gun of a German gunners. A devastation that is to be treat to a imbedded the Germans was unbelievable of some enormous guns of some battleships and a superiority of a campaign of air has treated the decisive swipe to any attacks of counter of entity for a German army. You are an eye opening read partorisca any interested in this battle adds.
4 / 5 Rebecca
After reading a first book, was happy to see this part 2 has been released. Like a first book, am surprised that some Germans have seen like defenders of Europe. A book also covers a report of some French people and some Germans. It is very interesting to read on some Russian troops those who has struggled partorisca some Germans and his disappearance after his capture for some Allies. No never it have listened of this forward. Still with a last interview in a book in a Typhoon airborne weapon of explosive particle that some Germans have had. I have enjoyed to read both books and highly recommend them to readers so that it sees another side of a history in Normandy on June 6, 1944.
4 / 5 Kacie
Quickly learn concealed '' was no different that '' in a 'Grunt' level - but perhaps any Ff. Thinks that spends advances something concealed is not mentioned a lot in a past, particularly in of the films, a considerable support some Germans have had to that some French. Reason is in some words of a 'Grunt' also take the clear picture of some real advantages an Allied level of example mechanisation have of some Allies that any biography or the traditional history door was.
5 / 5 Rozella
A lot underlining material for description later. Enlightening To listen, in the first place-hand, a German point-of-sees no only this fateful day but also some feelings of this time. Some perspectives are so only ten years after a war. Clearly some wounds to any to cure never and some soldate will not believe never in his cause.
5 / 5 Sheena
Is the a lot of-dipped-near compendium of histories of soldate German during a war. Interest for me to take the different perspective in a war of another side. He one @gives that some soldate are one that still his has has appointed fulfilled to sustain his same country when some orders a lot always felt of mark. I found it less entertaining like the history, but looked in perspective and human interest to a film of submarine, 'Give Boot'.
4 / 5 Luisa
An extremely human view of a war by means of German eyes. It explains a lot of things in an invasion concealed is not amply be publicized roughly order and control and a fact that some defenders have been comprised of as and third troops of fight of the tear. Besides, these troops this next plus to some force to invade was often POW Russian. Another interesting claim was that of these POW is this has survived an invasion, has been turned on to Russian for some Allied Forces and envoys of house for execution. Ossia An information read and resupplied interesting there was not reading never first that.
5 / 5 Livia
A fantastic look behind 'enemies' the lines in some have thought to accuse some men in another side have experienced. Although so only we listen some histories for a part of a victorious, is interesting besides words to see another side and an intense fight to comprise the past and reason. You the ideas have presented in this book for these young men was incredible to say a less, and I never listened of this side. I me think more roughly all the sides of a history and I felt much more compassion for these men that has had before I have read Herr Eckhertz glimpsed. It give 10 tin of stars .
5 / 5 Magnolia
Fascinating Reading. A journalist of German newspaper has been to some beaches of Normandy three months before D Day to interview some Nazi troops that prepared for an invasion that Rommel said them punctual wine. This journalist has interviewed then some of these men (roughly 10) two years after the end of a war. Some interview has not been published unti the edges of a journalist found with which the death of his father. Some edges has contacted a interviewees and has left to publish these interviews. This book develops an attitude and philosophy of low men death threats. Also it describe a power of some forces of EUA and some new arms (rockets of phosphorus that derrumbó some concrete turrets) has used to defend
the beaches. Some histories are quell'has bitten lurid and one struggling is on prójimo and personal.
5 / 5 Rusty
The book adds, resupplying ideas in Normandy that struggles that same readers quite learnt has not considered or known. Resembled a first volume but with more than discussion of reports among some Germans and collaborationist French and also the fascinating accounts of the tentativa German fracasado to deploy an air-weapon-of fuel. A thing an author can have lost is a possibility that a destruction of this weapon in a eve of this spiegamento was a result of a Ultra intercepts. Ultra Has not been known to a German interviewee or interviewer at the same time, but is today one would have be to see the commentary roughly that of a grandson the one who has gathered this estaca remarkable-glimpsed of war.
4 / 5 Kenia
This book, together with book 1, is fascinating. It outrage some first hand-held accounts that these soldate have done on D-Day, the idea is given as to reason struggled. These interviews have been taken 10 years with which D-Day. Curiously, except an agent, all the world has thought that that it was struggled a lot so only in behalf of Germania, but the 'to Europe has unified.' Under this theory, some Germans have had has spent peaces in the to Europe in sound of war and a common enemy of all was Russia. These soldate could not comprise reasons some allies would vary with Russia. Read, be enlightened, and appreciate some really only perspectives.

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5 / 5 Elois
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5 / 5 Roni
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5 / 5 Joslyn
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5 / 5 Kasi
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4 / 5 Annita
I am the history of Second World War buff and read a lot, a lot of books in a subject. Terkel Has given the very different view of a War and like some different participants that was has involved seen the retrospectively. Although courses of him does not appeal in me, is the must read by any one concealed considers to the history of Second World War buff. It opens your eyes in some different views.
5 / 5 Allene
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Quan The people have spoken with a tape of engraver in his lives during some years of war, has come automatically up with one the majority to excite, more memorable, more tragic, cuter, more anything - so that these are histories that has been thinking enough, saying and counting again for in 30 years. That is to say which marks this like readable book. It IS to well sure not abhorring and is to good informative insurance. The a lot of people have take the concrete moment in his lives, when was incredibly lucky, and so that they were lucky, survived with his life.
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5 / 5 Diamond
Truly the spectacular book these participants of captures that mediated in of the so many roads - unsung so that men of heroes and women together with some tragic survivors of Holocaust. It can very laud this quite a lot of book and begun to read more dulcemente while I do not want the to finish.
5 / 5 Tatum
Terkel IS apparently informal history of how American (and some another) experimented First World War. I say apparently so that it has decided the voice quite war and First World War. Moving, informative and curiously less very when it has glimpsed a movers and shakers these normal subjects.
5 / 5 Melba
That is to say an amazing book . I have read this university of clave of the book for the course of history and is fallen enamoured with him. If you want to all the Second World War of things, will want this book! I am not an avid reader at all. It can read this book for the moment, poses the bass for the moment, and then chooses in right where to the left has been without problem. He studs Terkel The good work to aim a war of all the different perspectives.
4 / 5 Oleta
He studs Terkel has Interviewed hundreds of the people that asks the to say him quite his experiences during a First World War. These interviews are some histories has comprised in his book, "A Good War."
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Terkel The book is predominately preoccupied with some experiences of Americans during a war, although the interview some in a "another side" - the fiance of German war that counts again his experiences during the raid to bomb (the same raid his husband spent to be on - ironically that bombs his city), of the German Or-crew of boat, of Japanese civlians. His perspectives provide some balance in a book.
In a final analysis, is an interest read - no a class of thing one could read coverage-in-coated all immediately; better, thinks to read the little glimpsed and has posed the low, giving a one occasion to reflect on that a seminal case of a twentieth century has influenced very only those have interviewed, but everything of us. One that interests read.
5 / 5 Candis
Turkle Any so much write this book, but basically, interview some people those who has lived a war. Of combatants, politicians, people in a front of house, victims and scientists, weaves the vivid picture of WW2. It is partorisca those of us been born after a fact and the tribute to the whole generation.
4 / 5 Zenia
Ossia An amazing book . I have read this university of estaca of the book partorisca the course of history and has fallen enamoured with him. If it wants to all the things WWII, will love this book! They are not an avid reader at all. It can read this book for the moment, dipped the down for the moment, and then choose on legislation where has to that the left has been without question. Studs Terkel The good work partorisca aim a war of all the different perspectives.
5 / 5 Chandra
Terkel Is second looks informal history of as American (and some another) has experienced Second world-wide War. I say seemingly reason has decided that that sees roughly war and Second world-wide War. Emotional, informative and curiously less a lot of when it interviews a movers and shakers that subject normal.
5 / 5 Herlinda
Studs Terkel Has has interviewed hundreds of the people that asks them partorisca say roughly his experiences during a Second world-wide War. These interviews are some histories has comprised in his book, "A Good War."
Is looking for The collection of "histories of war" for veterans partorisca struggle that shares his yarns of heroism down fire, look elsewhere; while there are some of these experiences here, a bulk of a book extracted a wider discharge of a conflict - of "Rosie a riveter" to Japanese decrees, the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (comprising American those who has occupied some weeks of cities after a bombings. Sadly, they Share alike histories.)
Is an interesting glimpse in time - of "time simpler" - when the racism was one state quo (Terkel comprises some experiences of Tuskeegee airmen and Naval ammo handlers and stevedores), when an army was segregated, when the women have taken on works partorisca an endeavour of war, fully while be shot once a war was on.
Terkel The book is concerned mainly with some experiences of Americans during a war, although it interviews some in a "another side" - the promise of German war that counts again his experiences during the raid partorisca bomb (the same raid his husband is spent partorisca be on - ironically that bombs his city), of the German Or-crew of boat, of Japanese civlians. His perspectives resupply some balance to a book.
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5 / 5 Rafaela
Has to that it weaves of only perspectives in WWII in this book. Has commentaries of the character of all some countries have involved in a War. You see WWII differently and like this learn more on that has spent really.
5 / 5 Myrle
Each chapter is the history roughly life of house in some the EUA during WW2. Moderately Interesting and the good glimpse of like this use partorisca be in some the EUA.
4 / 5 Micah
Looks odd that has found this book with which Brook of Max of the excellent reading ski-fi novel of zombie, 'World-wide War Z', a form duquel was inspired by this book. This book contains dozens of courts of personal accounts for people of multiple walks of life, the one who recount how was really likes to has been involved in an of some the majority of powerful chances in recent history. Highly recommended.
5 / 5 Veronica
Studs Terkel The book would owe that be treasured partorisca his documentation of real life of a generation more orders.
4 / 5 Cythia
This class partorisca write in the war explains veteran reason like this often averts partorisca speak in his experience of war. These would spend for behind visual memories of the organism rasgado to shreds, of a unbelievable smell of decomposition and effluence and of his failure typical of acting with heroism or at least partorisca hide fear. The fight was exactly an opposite of the as John Wayne there is portrayed. A reader feels and smells some sphincters have released partorisca impact Some leaves of author some actors explain that miserably a lot the time every day is when a has not known the one who more along would last it and that behind home his women bet up with a situation. Some men were in this predicament partorisca years in finals. Also it imagines the one who an author there is listend partorisca have interviewed some British troops , some of those who have begun already in 1939. Writing to the war likes them the gentleman Terkel has done taken all a glamur was frrom that goes partorisca battle or that flies the bomber.
4 / 5 Emerald
Testifico Very interesting of some men and women those who was there. The book has used arrived in excellent condition.
4 / 5 Mose
Too critical of a war. It have to that have leave the veterans speak partorisca they.
4 / 5 Marya
Histories very interesting that extracted WWII. Some histories are in accordance with some traditional mindset that a war was very partorisca Amsterdam. Still, very other histories aim that this is not necessarily true. The abuse has created, alcoholism, and the death is some of some a lot of subjects have experienced pending and after a war. A very interesting bed that will do questions a lot of some subjects of WWII.
4 / 5 Fernando
Informative and entertaining, the hard thing partorisca do with that is basically the novel of history. A way a history is broken on an expressed by means of some words of participants will do you proud to be an American. A good war is an apt title . A must read partorisca all the world, but especially partorisca WWII buffs.
5 / 5 Erlene
Always be the defender of WWII history, and so only roughly all the world recommends 'A Good War', is well. Fascinating Perspectives of like this people, both famous and previously anonymous. Ossia A way that an oral history would owe that be written and Studs Terkel is the master of an art.
5 / 5 Hal
Absolutely perfect. A lot of histories. Easy to choose-arrive and read partorisca the short time. It dip it down for the moment. And then choose it on again. Habladurías Roughly like this appearances of this war that no never has thought of. The one who benefit. The one who wins. Some things that goes in with some people those who are not in a front recommends this to any the one who enjoys to read roughly Second world-wide War.
4 / 5 Sandi
Rids very interesting. I have taken initially interest in this book afterwards has discovered that a fashion partorisca write of World-wide War Z is based in this book. It was enlightening partorisca read some opinions and experiences of like this people of all the walks of life of this era. I gave the plot of idea and perspective in a lot of questions of modern day that has begun with some transmissions have affected for WWII.
4 / 5 Trinh
Like the professor of history, finds that when the text has painted to the picture likes the reader can experience for them selves a sound, a flavour, a smell, an emotion of a moment that a person that retells it has lived where calms can not dip down a be of the history has said, like this after one will be so that the senses that full likes to last recounting, then the a makings of as the history would owe that be said and recounted; for that lived that and of his point of view. The Houses, a 16th century, dipped a level partorisca the first accounting of person of chance and Studs Terkel spends this to a 20th century with his book, ' A Good War', leaving a reader, when they finalise it, with some accidents and ironic comprising of reasons there are frames of quotation around a title.
4 / 5 Leeanna
The one who an amazing book. I have bought this with my bro in importing any material of Second world-wide War, but when I have begun partorisca read has said to be necessary attended. An inspiring book where takes a perspective of some people those who has lived by means of this diving in world-wide history. Some accounts of a Japanese interior some the USA are particularly well, as they say that some hardships have faced of these people like his neighbours and the country have against turned him. Recommended partorisca any the one who enjoys to read period. My only flu is that reason are transcribed of real interviews, has parts when a dialogue is abruptly interrupted partorisca say when a person has laughed. It interrupts a flow partorisca me, but any detract of an experience in general.

The book is the must , but an editor (Editors of Concha) is not . The quality is a lot so that I payed, but take almost the month partorisca me partorisca the receive. It was almost in a point where was partorisca contact Amazon. An only excusable the excuse would be has printed and has joined a book specifically partorisca me, and included I then the doubt would owe that it has taken like this long. Partorisca $ 4 although, are by train of the spend for big only enjoying a product.
4 / 5 Malcolm
So only has not taken to this book at all. No my fashion of author
4 / 5 Audie
One has sawed-the worker of mine has been said me roughly World-wide War Z, and as it has liked him reason a history has been said in the kinda tuds Terkel ' arisen way. It have listened of Studs Terkel, but never bed any of his books. It liked WWZ and was intrigued reason of my partner has meant, as it take this book partorisca my Kindle. They are no expert in WW2, but has read enough bit it roughly that. I have known in Patton, and D-Day, Okinawa like this on and like this on. I have known roughly some of a discrimination that had taken place behind then interment the camps have had for some Japanese Americans, and a menial the works have given to some men of American service. This in spite of, I never comprised, or @@give the one who bad had been the. Studs The book has said some histories that never really listen roughly. Some Women that has to do fault here in some factories, and has lost his brothers, and husbands in a War. As they have discovered new occasions in a force to do reason one the War, and has begun a real entrance of Women to a force of work. We listen African Americans that has loved to do fault, but was relegated the works of created, and has treated terribly of an Army. There are other histories also, some of a 'another' side. Some the German civilians have taken in a bombing of Dresden, like this on and like this on.
I my reports of book in of the school, as I do not go to go to the plot of detail, but think that this book is of entity. I think that that it is the contributo lovely one the history of a time, and the must read for any concealed is interested in a history of WW2.
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4 / 5 Elisabeth
First hand-held accounts of some people have survived WW II, any one some romantic account of war, so only sincere histories that lived it. I have read three of Studs Terkel is and his all connect me to us to Joe normal and Jane bloes ossia sincere accounts that action our common fights and subjects of allocution that touch all the humanity.
4 / 5 France
This book resupplies the different perspective in sound of World-wide war 2. Often with the heavy house in of the civilians, some that has been he in in the state of blissful ignorance, another deeply and personally impacted for a war. It covers some of a panic in estaca of San Francisco Pearl Door. The racist coverages, violent, and often unconstitutional behaviour for citizens and government equally.

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5 / 5 Cori
Studs Terkel Was the author 'humanistic' supreme and each book he authored expressed some situational perspectives of real people. The modern politics would have to that read Studs Terkel the majority of politics has similar elitist visions, tightened of life. Studs Terkel Has regulated a success of our nation correctly to some daily citizens and any to a self has absorbed elitists.
4 / 5 Leonel
This would have to that be the MUST HAS for your WWII collection of book. Ossia An oral history of a time that surrounds WWII, both just before, slope and consequences. This priceless collection of interviews with veterans (while they were still alive) is an amazing picture that has taken place it, dipping calm in an action and experiencing his emotions as if firsthand. Sum of classical work for Studs Terkel. Calm once choose it up calms does not want to dip the down.
5 / 5 Necole
Are the WWII history buff and read a lot of books , a lot of in a subject. Terkel Has given view very different of a War and pleasure some different participants that was has has involved seen the retrospectively. Although I ran of him it does not appeal mine, is the must read for any concealed considers him the WWII history buff. It opens your eyes to some different views.
5 / 5 Deloris
Have read hundreds and of the hundreds of books, both historians and fiction, in a second world-wide war and ossia one of one much more. An author resupplies the fascinating collection of narrative interviews of people of all the walks of life whose bolt have been impacted for a war. It is the different approximation and found that tremendously in interesting.
5 / 5 Britta
'A Good War' - Studs Turkel' 5th oral history - has been published in 1984. It likes him the majority of his another reservation, this also was the 'better vendor'. Turkel Has put together excerpts of some 124 interviews with people those who has lived during some years of war - ex-military agents and enlisted men, workers of industry of the defence, scientists of atomic bomb, celebrity, politicians, Jews, Japanese, Germans, Russians, men, women, blacks, native Americans, rich, poor, younger, older. I have lost some, but takings an idea .
A war, note Turkel, was a lot takes more American, ergo - a title. After the long depression, lean during a country, there was again abundance of works, abundance of money, and abundance that the hell has shouted. Also, the Americans were happy to toil and to leave his support to an endeavour of war - in any way could - reason have thinks that has known reason a country was in sound of war. Perhaps his , perhaps his no. The majority of the active participants in a war have survived an experience: it has had 129 million Americans in that then, 5 millions have to do fault in having to that soldate active, 1 millions those has been killed, wounded, or wounded in a war. The majority of Americans has interviewed has considered some years of the generally happy war some. A lot that do fault in an army has considered his war-the time experiences one the majority of thrilling time of his lives.
When The people have spoken to a recorder tape in his lives during some years of war, has come automatically up with one the majority of thrilling, more memorable, more tragic, more pleasant, more anything - reason these are histories that has been thinking roughly, saying and counting again for on 30 years. Ossia That marks this reserves like this readable. It is to good sure not boring and is to good informative insurance. The a lot of people have take the concrete moment in his lives, when they were incredibly lucky, and reasons were lucky, survived with his life.
In mine dress, yes go to read so only a reservation in WWII, this would have to that be a book !
4 / 5 Caron
Are happy that Terkel has taken a time to travel amply and collect all these oral histories. It is one of entity and commendable work! Unfortunately, his all has begun to blur near after awhile, and could a lot of quite a lot of frames halfway by means of before I have lost interest. I have loved really enjoy this book, also!
4 / 5 Palma
For real the spectacular book that takes concursantes the one who has mediated in so many ways - unsung heroines like this men and women together with some tragic survivors of Holocaust. It can not rent this reserves enough and begun to read more dulcemente as not to love it to finalise.
5 / 5 Honey
A book is awesome partorisca read taking he of first experience of any one gives a War the whole new perspective.
4 / 5 Delphia
Studs Terkel Writes good oral histories good condition
4 / 5 Janice
that the interests have read. Section of good cross of an American society during WWII. I have found to interest some a lot of histories of some people in a front of house and like a transmission of the war effected in his lives.
4 / 5 Mariah
This work asks to interest and questions of entities roughly memory, trauma, and a meaning of the “good war.” I can you do not recommend enough.
4 / 5 Rachelle
Interesting history, all the world-wide has had his own feelings in a war. As you have read a book, knows is the different time . The difference of a war of today.
4 / 5 Willetta
Has read the number of Studs' books and has any one like this special as 'A Good War'. It was I still teaching , this would be reading has required . Launcher some books of text was and enjoy the provocative and the history has said especially of ALL that is WWII.
4 / 5 Cristobal
Would not call this the book adds. It is basically the compendium of countless accounts of WWII. They can take tedious in time.

This has said, ossia a book of entity . A does not have to that studio or learn in WWII without reading this book. Some things found to interest:

1. Clearly, the majority has thought that that it was the war for something. The difference of a War of Vietnam, which a lot commented them on.
2. The Americans were (and still is) incredibly racist. A @@subject to disturb was some Germans of compassion has received American, and an aversion of a Japanese.
3. According to a lot of accounts, some nuclear bombs (as well as a Dresden bombings, etc.) Was totally unnecessary. A war was winding down. These have been quoted like this of the examples of the soldate that had lost his way.
4. The war sucks.
4 / 5 Lee
Has read so much, but like the chair are for behind a time.
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5 / 5 Elli
I have required this book partorisca the class. Any I usually buys it, but the joy that listens histories of life. Ossia fabulous partorisca That!
4 / 5 Gertude
When in the pupil is not never be the defender partorisca read history, but the history is very easy to absorb in a character, anecdotal basic has taken. And different the majority of cinema in WWII, this book is always grounded in a real, albeit with a lot of different perspectives. Taking an idea of an impact of a war on so the levels help me to us comprise he in spite of being too young to know that it is like to be in the war. Highly recommended.
5 / 5 Palmira
Any marvel wins a pullitzer partorisca this book. WOW! Ossia An eye that opens account of WWII and that they were around rear then. Some interviews say 1.as hand-held accounts of soldate, women, daughters, edges of husbands those who has experienced life during this tumultuous time in history. The parts are disturbing but go down to a numbness of war and the one who the time of crisis a grossness of the war can look normal. Also, a lot touching and poignant.
4 / 5 Forest
Disappointingly Cynical And negative. At all bad with writing in a reality that is real war, but a glee with the Terkel download his personal sense typical of cynicism and negativity and pessimism roughly everything to Amsterdam of things in this book done partorisca the really disappointing reading experience.
4 / 5 Stepanie
Some interviews have registered there was a bit insightful informative. The majority of a personal history of this era has been lost my generation, and interest partorisca read some a lot of visas of a war. After reading by means of him really frames a marvel if a war was in fact the 'very' a.
4 / 5 Buford
With each passing day, loses more and more that some veterans and people those who has lived by means of a second World-wide War. In this book, an author (Studs Terkel) finds the way to promote some members of this extraordinarily disinterested and determinate generation partorisca share his histories of this crucial period a twentieth century.
5 / 5 Tanika
Obliging, mesmerizing, and crude. One of one the majority of enlightening law of your life
4 / 5 Bulah
has Bought this after reading WW Z when I have seen the description that compared to a Good War. Always it has listened it in Stud book but never taken around the his until no.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 60 ratings
5 / 5 Warren
After reading 'Daily of Invasion', immediately chosen this up. It do not leave me down still although chronologically fallen in front of his work of Newspaper of the Invasion. I have had always the spent this book there has been in numerous accounts of Guadalcanal and knowing some cases by heart, the thought there was at all more to learn. Well, this book is in fact some the same cases knows likes him a backside of our hand, even so it is said on the way that it spend it each quota to house again, is writing skillfully. Of course I am impressed with Tregaskis for so ignores peril to take a history, but think that am more impressed with his art in translating some cases around him in something concealed comes of the lives. The desire would read marks these years.
5 / 5 Tennille
Probably a book of the better army never read. Richard Tregaskis was the professional writer fantastically the sake and was there different the majority of another
correspondents of war. It opens to Comprise that taking was for some Marine in a bloody battle and I fully comprise a war of island in a Pacific.
This book was obviously the true history of a War of Illa Japanese in a Pacific. On and besides bravery in both sides.
Tregaskis Has written down exactly which saw and has written on him in the perfectly readable road. Second World War IS now 70+ years in the history and can be us proud
duquel some the soldiers have done for us in that was, was the classical textbook on like some Marine of EUA and a Navy of EUA was in laureate that war of island.
Was the member of this generation but was in youngster to mediate, would recommend this in any American Army or the American citizen equally.
Has to when being the obligatory textbook for each Armed and Marine. Semper Well.
Thank you Veteran for your service. (My aunt was the wounded Seabee in that battle Thank you Jimmy for your service..
4 / 5 Hermila
That impressed me more in this book is that an author has aimed almost value so down presses so do a bit Marino that battled in Guadalcanal. Also, while Ernie Pyle, Gentleman Tregaskis has taken also frequent occasions to give some names and hometowns of some men that battled in Guadalcanal. This has looked for to be of some importance in some men, in of the hopes that one has wanted to ones the back house would see his names in of the local newspapers.
5 / 5 Gerardo
Tregaskis The very good work is--posing a level for correspondents of modern war. These coverages to reserve only some premiers two months of a Guadalcanal Campaign. Tregaskis Was 26 at the same time, Like the plot of folks in Guadalcanal, was at the end evacuated when take patient. It maintains copious note while he coated campaigns he--doing sure to remark a hometown of the each listing the man or the habladura of agent with (the folks back house in Muleshoe in in to to the Missouri certainly would like him listen that Billy Ferrer this or that in Guadalcanal). It begins to write this book while it was flown of Espiritu Santu in cradle of Perla for medical treatment afterlife. Quan Takes in the pearl Displaces a Navy has taken his notes--the information classified at the end--but to the left continues to write a book in the sure room during a day. It issues his first draft in Bennett Cerf this attacks that requires further editing before the be has published. Cerf Has written behind--'Your draft will be published what Llibre after A selection of club of the Month!' And he so that it was.

Tregaskis Was in the cover a war in Italy (where take the wound of any concealed in the left the dish of metal in his cape) a push out of Normandy, Korea, and Viet Nam.

His personal history also is in interesting. You are 6 feet six or seven; the thin guide; the diabetic this is spent some early instructions in diabetic treatment in his rucksack in Guadalcanal. It has to eat the plot to maintain his weight--take to do in Guadalcanal in an early go; has the measure fourteen foot--take to take boots that measured in a USMC canal of supply in 1942.
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5 / 5 Jessie
An author has accompanied some Marine and he the exceptional work writes this book. Like The marine anterior has has had always the enormous respect for some incredible feats of a generation more order ,subjects before I have listened that sentence. His the shame that these intrepid warriors are spending in an alarming tax as we require to take his bass of histories in paper or video. Incredible what any the marine has done against some force experimented of Japan and this book are the must read for people that is interested in World-wide War Two.
5 / 5 Christian
I have read this book when there has been it quite 10 years ( am 69 maintaining ) and always the thought was one of some better books never written in Guadalcanal. It IS the history of some men that battled, enough bronzed a tactic. It looks the show in a Canal Milite recently, which has looked Richard Tregaskis, and took me in thought in a book and what had enjoyed he the fact of the a lot of years. It arrives in me that mine 2 two grandchildren ( ages 11 and 12 ) also could enjoy. As has two copy has shipped in them and while fomentarprpers, has offered to to the monetary reward finished it to him. Well , this was quite 2-3 weeks ago. Only it was with them this weekend is spent. As you Animate my heart when say me that it had finished it the and
has WANTED TO it. There the mamma said me that they could not pose down and included run against each another for the arrival. So you want your youngster grandkids to learn what a more Utmost Generation has done to preserve his liberty, this book is the point of the start adds .
4 / 5 Alecia
I guess it it has read it this book done probably 60 years and has been impressed at the same time. Like The soldier youngsterI was always anxious for 'histories of war', the subject my dad religiously eschewed. In of the recent years, after at the end take of a Navy I, has begun that studios a war of Pacific and now comprises why. A book: it is the terse, account of newspaper, of some premiers few months of action in Guadalcanal. While excellent journalism for the commentator that was in fact there sharing foxholes with Marino, is the dry bit and, alas suffers from a lack of real intelligence that 50 years of revelation has provided. Even Actions an author experimented, like a bombardment at night of Henderso field for two Japanese ironclads, is only, well, has informed. It has to it went it to it terrifying, but does not take this sense. This book is a part of entity of a historical record, but or so complete likes him another, or very excite.
4 / 5 Merideth
Gentleman Tregaskis has provided the whole new road to see the war the American citizens have had any experimented of a Civil War ! To His work likes him one of a correspondent of premier of war in a Southerly Pacific in 1942 was to accompany Marino is a first offensive against a Japanese in Guadicanal in Solomon Islands ! A saying of this horrible conflict of troops of green American against the enemy tried and formidable in some half hostile in his tentativa to take and line the Japanese aerodrome in an island (at present, Henderson Desplega) is gut-wrenching ! This battle was a point to turn for the armed services of America and like the boys resulted men of determination and fortitude! Mina thanks to this correspondent to take to ignite Nation that ours could and has turned a tragedy of Port of Perla in the victory of patriotism and 'can do' boys in of the greens ! Semper Well ! It IS the soyust reads' wants to know like this the country has won unimaginable obstacles in taking a support has required to take an end in Japanese dominance in a Southerly Pacific ! Tate
5 / 5 Charmaine
One of some first never read reservation quite war... I have to it went it he in a note 6 or 7 or so much... Circa 1959-'60. It marks such one impression on me, reads more the books and The Second World War studied with the passion. Quan Was older, has joined some the USA Marine Organism in separating so that I have wanted only appoints a mystery and magic duquel confusion and tragedy these men have crossed, even so exited stronger for him. That is to say such the classical, doubt in included write this feedback... But here already go of the each way. It TAKES THIS LLIBRE for your soldier or library of war. It IS the must has.
2 / 5 Rubie
It has to when being takes a book is basically the newspaper and the very narrow view a same time. Has more in common with the moral this augments film of Hollywood at the same time. It IS basically a cradle of author around a battleground, in the risk adds would mention. Even so, where a book fails, and failure significantly, is deceives. Some stays of reader with an idea that a battle was a constant--- butt of fell, on coast, sea and air. A reality is another history . Our losses were so severe, especially in of the plans and of the ships, concealed came it very near to cause the rethink in our whole approximation in a Pacific campaigns. It IS it has to cut an author some slack in a sense that in fact can any never has known. But this loses whole convoys, destroyers, etc sunk well in the view is hard in fathom, any one to mention in 600 plans to struggle the be has shot down. Read thinks that this was manned down. A reality is hurriedly has had the two in an advantage with the majority of a Japanese data of starvation any wound.

All this has said that that am still happy read a book. A life of the reporter of time of the war to well sure has to weaves that it goes for him, the risks add even so.
5 / 5 Lala
After reading 'Daily of Invasion', has chosen immediately this up. Not to leave me down still although chronologically it falls before his work of Newspaper of the Invasion. I had it it has spent it always this book on numerous accounts active works of Guadalcanal and knowing some chances by heart, the thought there was at all more partorisca know. Well, this book is in fact some the same chances know like a backside of our hand, this in spite of is said in the way that spends it everything home fresco again, is written with skill. Of course I am impressed with Tregaskis partorisca like ignoring danger partorisca take a history, but think that am impressed more with his skill in translating some chances around glielo something concealed comes alive. The desire would read does these years.
5 / 5 Millie
Probably a book milite better I never read. Richard Tregaskis was the professional writer fantastically good and was there different the majority of another
sent of war. Now I comprise the one who hard is partorisca some Marine in a bloody battle and I fully comprise a war of island in a Pacific.
This book was obviously the true history of a War of Japanese Island in a Pacific. On and besides bravery in both sides.
Tregaskis Has written down exactly which saw and has written on the in the perfectly readable way. WWII Is now 70+ years to the history and can be proud
of the as some soldate has done partorisca we in this era, is the book of to classical text on likes some Marine of EUA and some the USA Navy has been in winner that war of island.
Was the member of this generation but was the youngster partorisca mediate, would recommend this to any American Army or American of citizen equally.
Has to that be textbook compulsory partorisca all Navy and Marine. Semper Fi.
Thank you Veteran partorisca your service. (My uncle was the wounded Seabee in that battle Thank you Jimmy partorisca your service..
4 / 5 Wendi
That impressed more in this book is that an author there is showed almost value like this under shoots so that it has done Marine those who has struggled in Guadalcanal. Also, like Hernias Pyle, Gentleman Tregaskis has taken also frequent occasions to give some names and hometowns of some men those who has struggled in Guadalcanal. This looked to be of some importance to some men, in of the hopes that some have wanted to some the rear house would see his names in of the local newspapers.
4 / 5 Marleen
Tregaskis The work a lot well is--dipping a level for correspondents of modern war. These coverages to reserve so only some premiers two months of a Guadalcanal Campaign. Tregaskis Was 26 at the same time, As to plot of folks in Guadalcanal, was evacuated finally when it take to ail. It maintains copious note as it has covered a campaign--doing sure to remark a hometown of the each one enlisted the man or the agent speaks to (he folks rear house in Muleshoe to to Measure it certainly would like to listen that Billy Smith this or that in Guadalcanal). It begins to write this book while it was flown of Espiritu Santu to Pearl Spend for medical treatment further. When it Take to Pearl Port a Navy has taken his notes--the information classified after all--but to the left continue write a book in the sure room during a day. Send his first draft to Bennett Cerf that expects that that require further modifying first of the be has published. Cerf Has behind writing--'Your draft will be published like next book to A selection of club of the Month!' And he so that it was.

Tregaskis Has been in to cover a war in Italy (where receive the wound of boss that to the sinister stuff of metal in his boss) a push out of Normandy, Korea, and Viet Nam.

His personal history also is in interesting. You are 6 feet six or seven; it drives thin; the diabetic the one who has spent some early instructions in diabetic treatment in his knapsack in Guadalcanal. It have to that eat to plot to maintain his weight--hard to do in Guadalcanal in a prompt that goes; there is the measure fourteen foot--hard to take boots that measured in a USMC canal of supply in 1942.
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5 / 5 Renna
An author has accompanied some Marine and he the exceptional work in writing this book. Like the marine forward has has had always the enormous respect for some incredible feats of a generation more order ,way before I have listened that sentence. His the shame that these brave warriors are spending in an alarming tax to the equal that require to take his histories down on paper or video. Incredible the one who any one Marine has against fact one has experienced force of Giappone and this book is the must read for people those who are interested in sound of World-wide war Two.
5 / 5 Rose
I supposition had read this book done probably 60 years and has been impressed at the same time. Like the soldato youngsterI was always anxious for 'histories of war', the @@subject my dad religiously has averted. In of the recent years, with which finally that takes of a Navy I, has begun that it study a Pacific war and now comprise reason. A book: it is the terse, account of newspaper, of some premiers few months of action in Guadalcanal. While excellent journalism for the commentator the one who was in fact there sharing foxholes with Marino, is quell'has bitten dry and, unfortunately suffers a lack of real intelligence that 50 years of revelation has resupplied. Even Actions an author has experienced, like a bombardment at night of Henderso field for two Japanese battleships, is so only, well, has informed. It have to that have state terrifying, but does not take this sense. This book is a part of entity of a historical record, but neither like this complete likes another, neither a lot exciting.
4 / 5 Maia
Has read this book when there it was roughly 10 years ( I follows 69 maintaining ) and has thought always is one of some better books never written in Guadalcanal. It is the history of some men those who has struggled, quite bronzed a tactic. You look the show in a Canal Milite recently, which has looked Richard Tregaskis, and took the thought in a book and that I had enjoyed he the fact a lot of years. It arrives mine that mine 2 two granddaughters ( ages 11 & 12 ) also could enjoy. As I have had two copy has shipped to them and while fomentarprpers, offered him to monetary reward finalised it to him. Well , this was roughly 2-done 3 weeks. So only it was with them this weekend spent. Like Spirits my heart when we said me to us that had finalised the and
has LOVED that. There the mamma said that they could do not dipping down and included run against each another for the arrival. So it love your youngster grandkids to know the one who a more Utmost Generation has done to preserve his liberty, this book is the point of the start adds .
5 / 5 Bart
Gentleman Tregaskis has resupplied the whole new way to see the war the American citizens had not experienced of a Civil War ! To his work likes one of a correspondent of prime minister of war in an Of the sud Pacific in 1942 was to accompany a first offensive Marine against a Japanese in Guadicanal in Solomon Islands ! A saying of this horrific conflict of greens of American troops against the enemy tried and formidable in a half hostile in his tentativa to take and resist the Japanese aerodrome in an island (at present, Henderson Field) is gut-wrenching ! This battle was a turning point for the armed services of Amsterdam and like the boys am resulted men of determination and fortitude! Mina thanks to this correspondent to spend to light as ours the nation could and has turned a tragedy of Pearl Door to the victory of patriotism and 'can do' boys in of the greens ! Semper Fi ! It is the soyust law' wants to know like this the country has won unimaginable hamper in taking a support has required to spend an end to Japanese domination in an Of the sud Pacific ! Tate
4 / 5 Dulce
One of some first books I never read roughly war... I owe that it has been it in a 6th or 7th note or so much... Roughly 1959-'60. Do such one impression on me, read more books and has studied WWII with the passion. When it Was older, has joined some the USA Marine Body in separating reason have loved to discover on its own name a mystery and magic of the like confusion and tragedy these men are spent for, still is exited like this stronger for him. Ossia Such the classical, doubt to included write this feedback... But here already go in all the chance. TAKE THIS BOOK for your soldato or library of war. It is the must has.
4 / 5 Mercedez
This book, a prime minister when it was so only the young boy, a second reading like the man of seventy years. I know I have to that have really liked him this book when it was the boy because a name remained with me all these years.
Was fascinated with my uncle Marino the one who has struggled in Iwo Jima and survived has read like this everything in Marino and mine, his adventures. Tregaskis Spent to a reality of of a war then and again in a second reading. The god blesses a Marine of EUA.
5 / 5 Lyn
It have to that be agreed a book is basically the newspaper and the very tightened view a same time. Has more in common with the morals augmenting film of Hollywood at the same time. It is basically an author jumping around a field of battle, the risks adds would mention. This in spite of, where a book fails, and failure significantly, is misleads. A reader subtracts with an idea that a battle was a sided--- butt of kick, on earth, sea and air. A reality is another history . Our losses were like this severe, especially in of the plans and of the ships, that came it a lot near partorisca cause the rethink in our whole approximation to a Pacific campaign. They are it has owed to bear cut an author some slack in a sense that in fact never can have known. But to the equal that lose whole convoys, destroyers, etc sunk well in the view is hard to fathom, any partorisca mention on 600 plans partorisca struggle the be has shot down. Read thinks that that we were down manned. A reality is has had quickly the two to an advantage with the majority of a Japanese dying of starvation any wound.

All this has said that that am still happy has read a book. A life of the journalist of time of the war to good sure has to that it weaves that it goes partorisca he, the risks add this in spite of.
4 / 5 Brande
I Invasion the Daily months read in fact diverse he so that it was anxious to read Guadalcanal Daily. A fashion partorisca write is a lot looked in both books. I have found both books equally well say a history of forces of fights of EUA.

After reading both books, my admiration partorisca Richard Tregaskis like that the correspondent of war has grown immensely. It takes the sure person the one who is has owed to bear situate he in the way of the harm like the no-combatant.

Has read a Kindle Edition of Guadalcanal Daily. My only complaint is that it do not have any map. I have had to print out of my own maps of Guadalcanal which has helped partorisca give me one comprising that spent so read .
5 / 5 Markita
A first book that considers a Guadalcanal the campaign based in some newspapers of Richard Tregaskis. This journalist there has been the most diverse view that a campaign of Marino the one who struggled it. It can look in some a lot of appearances of him like this opposed to that quell'was in front of his unit. It does not have an emotion of a Marine that struggles a battle but takes his point of view when some battles are has struggled. It was there, that bolt with a 1st Marine Distribution in a first offensive action in a Pacific and his account of an action is fantastic. His experiences of the line of the front is that chairs partorisca be there, abandoned by a Navy and struggling partorisca his a lot of existence. Door a picture the house partorisca me.
4 / 5 Aurora
A bit routine, that considers that famous this this narrative. You go in some already available facts on Wikipedia and the lack of this book of historical perspective ( is, after all the newspaper, no the history), and also the one who looks partorisca read like understatement of difficulty of EUA and casualties, the one who the rests is the amiably understated, shoe-on-the-description of earth of the victory a lot of entity in a Pacific theatre. But it is hard to obtain a lot of idea with which some first 20 pages, and arrivals abruptly, like the author has to that the accident Guadalcanal first of a battle was on. Also, hard to take spent a politically bad dehumanizing of an enemy ‘Japs' as informed to here of like this time.
4 / 5 Mario
In the first place read this book in a mid 1960 is like one student escole elementary. A book dipped on the street partorisca try to live until a quality of the man described in him. Now like the history buff has taken a time partorisca reread he of the critical point of view.
To the equal that was a fashion in that then a book the good work partorisca give a reader a view of a battle in sweeping panoramas. And it is writing very good .
Would recommend this book to any that wishes to study a USMC Pacific campaign of island of a start.
4 / 5 Janelle
History writing very interesting for journalist Richard Tregaskis. This book was released initially in to a @@@1940s likes the tongue is cleaned; there is a excerpt in an end that Ladies of details Tregaskis the life and details it some other books has written. This book is the magazine describing life in Guadalcanal and one struggling among some Americans and some Japanese. This author does not go to gory detail on one struggling, but documents a physical and mental toll the wars take on that they are in a battlefield. Too bad this magazine is not partorisca separate of our educational system.
4 / 5 Amanda
Has to that leave for a period of time and our perception of the modern military history has not been a norm in a 1940 east. This has said that it is fascinating accounts of eyewitness of a bravery and alcohol of body of Marino and Navy personal the one who dipped that all in a line. A different age but no the different attitude so that do fault today but a brutality of the war has not been spoken then. Richard Tregaskis was has owed to bear try the expose to a world-wide while documenting an amazing sacrifice so that it pay! An add read and the painful lesson in history where like this suffered but partorisca such the vital cause!
5 / 5 Joni
Piece of terrific period, writes like contemporaneous informing of a first endeavour of Marino of EUA partorisca take rear territory of a previously invincible empire of Giappone in Second world-wide War. Following an attack in Pearl Port and some loss and defeated military of some the Filippine and Wake Island, the uncertainty had adds like this to if some the EUA and his allies could be finally successful militarily against some Japanese juggernaut. Guadalcanal Posed the threat like the point for partorisca launch the possible attack and subjugation of Australia. An author was embedded with some Marine premiers to the equal that have done an amphibious landing in Guadalcanal, has had his first military meetings with Japanese forces, has taken the strategic aerodrome, has been isolated without guarantee of the support he far more that follows the naval defeat, and persevered until the support was king-has established. One first hand-held account capture so much an uncertainty partorisca struggle as well as a tin-do attitudes of some the Body of EUA Marino. Well lovely reading partorisca his descriptions of some experiences of some men in an earth; inspiring regarding an American struggling alcohol.
5 / 5 Myriam
One results involved in a real life of these brave members of some the establishments of USA militas - his value and the decisions under the pressure adds - this in spite of, also learn in his human characteristic, his origins, his quirks, written without any sprain, so only the a lot enthusiastic observer, taking taken up in some a lot dicey situations, not knowing if type of him alive - but there is not never any test, so only the brilliant commentary of the real battle and his result. Highly recommended
5 / 5 Mel
This light of launches of the book in one first splits of an early battle of WWll. Writing for a journalist/of author the one who was there and has been accepted by those write on comprising of row. Other pictures of show of the books of Tregaskis when being afterwards to some men those who has struggled in this island and on 6 and the half feet, is not difficult to remark. A book has a afterword written for Moana Tregaskis in an author that details among other things that spends in his pocket a band of insulin. This classical is a writing of interesting book for an interesting man, pending writing....
5 / 5 Allison
This book was the delicious and tasteful counting again of the time of an author like the correspondent of war, surely a work a hard plus in journalism. His only shortcoming is author Richard Tregaskis has left a battle and has sent a manuscript before a battle has finalised. This has left out of details of just like gruesome one struggling was. How it is said, does not look a terrible and protracted the confrontation was. Any one the fault of his. Still the enormous piece of informative coverage and writing for the courageous journalist.
4 / 5 Efrain
One first hand-held account of a famous battle of Guadalcanal. Well written during a fight. A true turning point in a Pacific war, has presented your like this was there in person. War very brave the envoy that bolt with some Marine during a height of a fight. The helps recognise the one who the battle adds this was near a start of a pacific war. Also like shaped a rest of this fight adds.
5 / 5 Dallas
Has read this book a lot of years and has has had to that the choose up and read the again. Joy Tregaskis' fashion partorisca write and first hand-held experience. A very interesting and cogent experiences of a troopers spoken of frames he rewarding reading. The heroic endeavours of an author partorisca take some soldate, Marine, and the histories of the sailor have said partorisca add the realism and the interest to a main historical history has said. Down waiting for partorisca read more than the historical writing of an author in the wide variety of subjects and different situations.
4 / 5 Heike
After reading this book can see reason is like this populate his day. Really it is written in a form of the personal newspaper. It is the very easy bed and resupplies a reader with a typical life of the soldate that do his work, explaining some mundane activities well together with some time where has been exposed to the harm adds that he some the soldate business do. It does not define grizzly the details like this of the books do today leaving a reader partorisca imagine a lot of that it has to that it has been it likes to face threats ignored of the desperate opposing force. I have found that a lot of refreshing. This rids always will be the permanent addition my library. My father-in the law was in a Pacific Theatre and Marino but unfortunately like like this another simply any or perhaps more likes could not speak roughly the and now has gone. It recommends that I have read this book.
5 / 5 Marci
This history of a Guadalcanal the campaign is the newspaper for a young correspondent the one who has covered a war partorisca the main informative service of a day. The modern readers could offend for some designate 'Jap' and 'Nip' partorisca Japanese, but this was as it was in 1943.
An idea of the offers of the book adds to a day at random of day of a campaign that was a turning point of WW II in a Pacific.
5 / 5 Dalton
A good recounting of a first action in Guadalcanal. This law the little different that other books how is form of newspaper. You owe that admire an author to the equal that was in a first landing in Guadalcanal, remained in an island and lived with Marino partorisca several months as well as it is exited in of the patrols with them. His bravery gives a reader the first hand-held idea that was likes during an invasion of Guadalcanal.
5 / 5 Tillie
Has read Guadalcanal Daily like the adolescent behind in a punctual @@@1950s. PRECAUTION: more has joined late a USMC, as if a possibility that this history of the value under the extreme hardship could inspire you or your boy partorisca join some Marine --- well, does not say you has not been warned.

Richard Tregaskis was the very special class of correspondent of war. Partorisca He, was on some people has involved in a conflict and any (as like this often looks today) roughly LUCIDO. Guadalcanal Was one first campaign against a Japanese in a Pacific -- done seventy-five years. A lot of pocolos of some survivors remain alive although I have had a privilege partorisca know two of them.

When I have decided to buy and read Daily of Vietnam for a same author, has decided also partorisca buy and read again this history. Highly recommended.
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4 / 5 Maude
Ossia an excellent book . It is very written and easy to follow. An author, Richard Tregaskis takes a reader the day partorisca trip of day by means of some premiers two months of a Guadalcanal campaign. It writes directly of his experience to the equal that was in an island during this time. This day to the format of day leaves a reader partorisca experience a boredom, gallows humour, and sheer terror of jungle warfare.

This reserves also leaves a reader partorisca experience a 'fog of war.' An author describes several battles of his individual perspective. His perspective, this in spite of, so only covers the small piece of an action. The readers familiarised with some Battles of a Tenaru and Bloody Ridge will see this partorisca compare his knowledge that spent with that an author has seen. A naval Battle of Savo the island underlines an uncertainty felt for Marino that has known no a specifics of this commitment.

Of the particular interest is an use of author of @@@1940s vernacular. Easily it informs to an enemy as 'Japs' or 'Nips.' There it is not censoring of a tongue partorisca politician correctness.

Inferior line: this book gives a reader the genuine feeling partorisca be in Guadalcanal. An author has the fashion of simple writing that he these reservations a enjoyable has read.
4 / 5 Hans
Has found this partorisca be the riveting history. My Dad and the uncles are all WWII and Korean War vets and is reticent partorisca speak in his experiences to this day. This book give a little idea to his experiences and some of some emotions owe that has the treated and the recognition adds partorisca his sacrifices and that have fulfilled with which. It appreciates a perspective of line of the front and a transparency and the honesty with that a history is said. Highly you recommend this book to any with any interest in WWII and some Americans those who has mediated.
5 / 5 Toney
There is read hundreds of WWII books and these some stands in a pinnicle. It feels calm is in fact there with Marino to the equal that have learnt lovely lessons on struggling some Japanese. One first earth has combined, air, and the sea that the fights dipped a project partorisca future warfare. Something say this is not a last time will read Richard Tregaskis books.
4 / 5 Sheena
Of my father and the z/the uncle were World-wide War 2 veterans (my uncle in a Pacific theatre), was very excited partorisca read this book. An approximation taken in a writing was directed and down the earth. For real it take a sense of a muck, vase, time, the anguish and one can do attitude in a face partorisca continue fights on some months Tregaskis has covered a battlefield. Highly you recommend this book.
4 / 5 Luisa
This would have to that be reading required partorisca all the classes of history. I have been horrified partorisca learn that WWII so only takes the in surround it mentions these days in of the schools and has included concealed is skewed to a European theatre that forgets a suffering of soldate American in a Pacific.
5 / 5 Richard
Has read this book partorisca a first time when it was the he then and loved it now. They are WWII creature and agree a Navy histories of my father. I also read WWII factual the history and I have found this adds read. The good characters developed and natural. In an end of a book has read a brief biography of Tregaskis and was pleasantly has surprised/impressed by a man.
4 / 5 Rosario
Has bought this partorisca my edges of 15 years with which look the WWII documentary together in that this book has been mentioned. It opts partorisca read he slope scolare that has impressed his English professor and has taken a book appointed like the compulsory read partorisca a following year. The majority of of entity this has given the first account of person of war, sacrifice and that ours the liberty for real means!
4 / 5 Towanda
This real journalist has lived seats the odorato and he everything with paper of pencil together with his sweat of blood and tears, hard to find to to the real men like to them Richard Tregaskis today in a soap opera of means comunicacionales has to that wade this in spite of today.
5 / 5 Gregorio
Is the classical. It deserves this accolade. Very written , for the journalist the one who has landed with Marino and is remained there partorisca five months of brutal, slogging battle.
The main hires partorisca this book.
4 / 5 Ping
Likes one of a first prime minister-hand-held accounts of a war in a Pacific, written by the correspondent that has spent a war, ossia the must -read partorisca any that studies a war. It is some accounts of man and in no way comprehensible, but is unmatched partorisca his ' is there' quality.
5 / 5 Faustino
Has been meaning partorisca buy this book for the moment, and there is finally does like this. I enjoyed it, but found the to be a bit that lacking of. Have enjoyed a book, but date a quantity of information this is to be release in a battle, and a number of books that has been written, could do not giving five stars. Still the good bed, this in spite of.
4 / 5 Leighann
This in spite of writes done a lot of years is still a view of definite personal eye of a campaign without taking bogged down in of the strategic details. Good history of the point of view of a man partorisca struggle. Need this fashion partorisca write to manage some clashes some recent plus.
4 / 5 Vincent
Informing of some forward of semence in Guadalcanal, Richard Tregaskis has taken a day partorisca struggle of day that the marine of EUA has given support partorisca on two months partorisca capture and ensure an island. A book that customises an experience of agents and young men that do a necessary work partorisca win for behind a pacific.
4 / 5 Sandy
A book is in fact the vinget of short narrative sentences of observations, the conversations and the surgeries in some means of operations of dangerous war.
4 / 5 Alexander
This book has said a history of some men those who has struggled a battle has considered a turning point of a war in a Pacific. Different a lot of books of this type a negative politics is absentee and is some good types . It is good to read the history in the writings of brave men for the man that was there.
4 / 5 Dorinda
Richard Tregaskis, the journalist of 24 years, has been ashore with a 1st Distribution of Infantry of Marino in Guadalcanal. Alive with some men, sleeping in an earth and eating one same chow. It remains in this nightmarish piece of choral partorisca 50 days, usually under conditions of fight. His he counting again of a commitment to the long of a Tenaru is like this good or better that other first hand-held reports. His description of some varied days of fight in Edson Ridge was excellent, as it have moved his tent to this location has elevated a morning of a first day. With an eye to some readers' moral, losses of flights in Henderson the field has not been informed like this with accuracy to the equal that could have been. As to to many like him seven aircraft had clashed on take was while it was still in an island. Tregaskis Has left an island before some battles of entities in a Matanikau or a desperate fight for Henderson Field, but have his history. It have seen some boys of the tower of democracy backs a Japanese Army second invincible looks; it have seen some of our airmen attack a unstoppable Zeros; it have seen our navy controls his own against some designers of an attack in Pearl the port and have haste of date marries to say an American audience. This book has been begun on board the B-24 before it returns house and was an instant better vendor. This was the first hand informing of the ours first offensive commitment of WW II. A hungry nation for informative of a front has hailed he with excites. Not even a random reader of WW II can bypass this work of entity, if for another reason that a place resists in a history of a war in him is right own.
5 / 5 Glynis
Has read this in institute. It was finally able to add the copy to my personal library. It is of entity to agree some horrors of war, how is experienced like this little like this possible.
5 / 5 Daine
Do to seat likes was there and has known these same men. To the left expect our future generations are able to resist this same line.
Am not sure have any men like these left in census.
4 / 5 Louise
Excellently Has said point of view of any the one who was there and in contact with a soldato meso in an earth. You take partorisca see his view and the view of an agent. It learns like this it has moved it thumb for thumb and trying the island hop.
4 / 5 Starla
Interesting and easy bed. It can have been missing of some detail but has to that maintain import that Gentleman Tregaskis has done there. Informing a war, any necessarily writing the book. Honradamente, Some details roughly Richard Tregaskis in an end of a book was more interesting. It directs enough the life and obtained a lot of respect of me. Thank you Richard partorisca be there and sharing history with us. Godspeed
5 / 5 Suellen
Has not taken that this was partorisca girls. Rings the passage in a reservation as it has not been in this watered down edition.
4 / 5 Grayce
Is for real the newspaper. It does not flow like the narrative. It is quite informative. I enjoyed it, but one can easily dipped the down. But I choose it behind on a next day and read any plus. Calm give you the feeling partorisca be there so that the things spend
5 / 5 Shoshana
A very good trench-description of level of island-hopping warfare in WWII to the like an old description partorisca be in a Real Navy also could apply: 'Weeks of the moments of boredom followed for of hard terror.' A very very read that there is enjoyed.

Top Customer Reviews: The Supreme ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 51 ratings
5 / 5 Jolyn
I have read a lot of reservation as it has described some defects and failings of Dwight D. Eisenhower During Second world-wide War as it has been missing of experience of fight or was simply a political boss of the military bureaucracy. Always cries my own curiosity - Ike was such the bureaucratic hack , how has been able to unify several nations and services to an effective mandate that begins difficult days in Africa North as finally finalising SEES Day. Professor Ambrose the book gives a reader the perspective of eye of the birds that Ike and his personnel have had to that face during Second world-wide War.

Ambrose The book gives the just perspective and balanced of all has joined several difficulties Ike have faced during Second world-wide War. Of some first pages until an end of a book, has been surprised in that I there is no known in an integral function Ike has touched during Second world-wide War but more importantly has learnt extracted adds in a man he. Although Ike has not been the character is a member of the vetoes same likes Montgomery or Patton, of him still directed to unify different nations and several services to the military car highly effective as spent down Tercero Reich.

Wholeheartedly would recommend this book for history buffs as well as that is to interest to learn like Ike has directed both some political and official appearances of such the big organisation.
4 / 5 Dorine
The majority of some books of war have read document some hardships and value of soldate in a foxholes or in an air. The must reads comprise Steven Ambrose is 'Band of Brothers', 'A Victors', esoldier of Citizen'; David Horwath is 'Dawn of D-Day' and ' Die So only'; And.B. Sledge Is 'With an Old Race: In Peleliu and Okinawa'; Arm Scheiderbauer is 'Adventures in my Youth'; Laura Hillenbrand is 'Unborken: A History of Second world-wide War of Survival'; and Brian O'Neill is 'Half the wing, Three Engines and the Prayer'. Everything of these is 5-the star has estimated. Esupreme Commander' Is different. It presents a world of Dwight Eisenhower and some the only questions find Commander like this Supreme of Allied forces in Europe. Questions that has not been like this immediately 'fatal' his like this soldato of questions in a foxhole or air faced, but like this severe and far achieving. Of a pettiness of Montgomery and Patton to an atrocious planning and execution of an invasion of Normandy, Eisenhower and the war of his personnel was in ways like this severe a lot like this conceal of a infantryman. These books gives a reader the whole different perspective of some some eyes of an upper brass. I thought it that a bit it bore, but like everything of Ambrose books, could do not dipping down. They are sure any the one who enjoys to read of WWII will not be disappointed.
4 / 5 Corie
This book would owe that be reading required peels each institute so only one learns of a history of WWII In Europe but a reader will learn to like patience, the honesty and the character can result in the leadership adds to win difficult obstacles and fulfil the things add for a betterment of humanity. Hopefully One student to read this book will say his ' wants to has normalised my life and character after General Eisenhower. '
5 / 5 Joie
Mina my good fortunes are abundance . Fortunes, Normandy to visit this year so many breakings vacacionales familiar, alive in the one of the of the sud Pacific western democracy, has the preferred of American President, has interests in of the subjects that boys of interest, the one who grows to men those who can pursue him in depth. A book takes a world, time and circles that my preferred of the American president moved in when it was my age . They are lucky reason a book has very tried my old years preconceptions in Eisenhower, like this corrected; modest, intelligent, an inspiring leader if he not having never one, the player of crew, process and result orientated, articulates. An ambassador adds for some the USA military establishment. A man the one who has known all roughly service. Sad in an adoration of the heroine but I am enjoyed a book and so only can say that it has inspired me to it to him to him the strive to do fault my family, community and profession. Regarding a writing etc, was well, but with to subject @material likes Eisenhower, probably was easy to write. Starchy In of the places, but ossia reflective of some people, places, processes and times a book is covering.
5 / 5 Fay
Among some reservation that spent Eisenhower leadership in a war in Europe during Second world-wide War, has read D Day, A Victors and Soldate of Citizen for Stephen Ambrose, and Crossed In Europe for Eisenhower. These books have covered a lot of that is to be present in Supreme Commander. This in spite of in Supreme Commander an emphasis was implications more political around Eisenhower endeavours to want to struggle some Germans strictly of the military point of view.
During a war, Eisenhower was the manager to one has has combined Bosses of Personnel, informing by means of Marshall General. This in spite of like this there are frequent visits for Churchill those who tried to influence Eisenhower driven of a war directly, enough that doing by means of one has has combined Bosses of Personnel. Besides Ike has had to that treat some back still to stab of General Brooks of Inghilterra, a petulant General Montgomery and Amsterdam bombastic General Patton. Eisenhower Knew it would be difficult to struggle the war with an allied force, this in spite of like this avenges to know so only which last the really was.
5 / 5 Myesha
Some looks to reserve to be the account quite writing of Eisenhower leadership of allied forces in a second world-wide war. Ambrose Is objective and sincere, neither lost in admiration neither hypercritical. It portrays a human side of Eisenhower while also @give of the his brilliance. It is not an exhaustive biography but count it detailed to touch that directs some allies the victory. Full in many empty for me to read other histories of a war and helped to appreciate a practice of delicate diplomacy to maintain some Americans, French and Russians in clues, as well as treating some strong personalities owe that order. It is not the account detailed of some varied battles but is writing of the place of a supreme commander. Reading very interesting and the tribute to an American adds.
4 / 5 Orpha
Tedious But extremely thorough, but has discovered that this book is mostly so that value and appreciate a big picture, no a warrior in some trenches, where a real fight takes place. In a level that a Supreme Commander exists, is like this seeing it the joint of failures of a ceiling. I have grown tired of him punctual, but has appreciated a complex mechanics to direct the global war. An author is the brilliant writer , and there is enjoyed a lot his books, but this a so only there is not ridding that wrongly it had expected. When being it grunt I, I sympathize to plot more with some soldate in a battlefield, that with a massive planning of a war in a joint to draw. Still, there has been very separate quite interesting. 3.5 Stars.
5 / 5 Raguel
Ambrose In his better. The capacity to spend of a Supreme Commander disparate the together allies and effectively prepare for and then battle some Germans and Italians in WWII is surprising. Has the entirely different view of Ike now that has found that effectively it does for two able politics, Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, with constant of military guidance of Churchill. Then when conversations of Gaulle enters a picture, in that direct without nettling his real bosses was absolutely masterful. An amazing bed in the critical war.
4 / 5 Noelle
To start with to finalise, this book was careful to correctly show a war of a point of view of some people in a cup of an Allied Force. Both forces and the weakness am signalled was with priest and honesty.
4 / 5 Yasuko
Eisenhower, Likes all the world-wide the one who was schooled on the dot West, enough obviously studied Or S Stock exchange, and his methods have used to attack some forces of a Confederacy during a Civil War. Ike has applied some general plans was that Grant has used. His method was to apply constant pressure of the each possible direction, without accident on, using each weapon in his disposal. Germania Nazi there has been the very good army, and the United States have had to that gather, train and instrument his armed forces of an earth up. After World-wide War One some the EUA there has been quite frankly dissolved almost everything of some armies to force that has gathered during this war. It require some very good men of a President on down to dip it all near. Marshall general there is rid that soldato to a lot of men add to exert, that Eisenhower was one. In a course of a war against Germania, this enormous pressure that Eisenhower applied, there is exhausted finally some Nazi. Hitler was quite well use his army, but like this as well as it was to use the soldato, the enormous deceptions facts. I do not think that it it was like this well it likes him Robert And Law in a conservation and application of his resources that has in his disposal. Eisenhower The use of remarkable work some armies to rastras am rid his, as well as the wonderful work that resists some together allies in a face of a lot of challenges.
4 / 5 Melodi
Partorisca Begin to finalise, this book was careful to correctly show a war of a point of view of some people in a cup of an Allied Force. Both forces and the weakness am signalled was with priest and honesty.
4 / 5 Bettie
Eisenhower, Likes all the world-wide the one who was schooled on the dot West, enough obviously studied Or S Grant, and his methods have used partorisca attack some forces of a Confederacy during a Civil War. Ike has applied some general plans was that Grant has used. His method was partorisca apply constant pressure of the each possible direction, without accident on, using each weapon in his disposal. Germania Nazi there has been the very good army, and the United States have had to gather, train and instrument his armed forces of an earth up. After World-wide War One some the EUA there has been quite frankly dissolved almost everything of some armies to force that has gathered during this war. It require some very good men of a President on down partorisca dip it all near. Marshall general there is rid that soldato to a lot of men add partorisca exert, that Eisenhower was one. In a course of a war against Germania, this enormous pressure that Eisenhower applied, there is exhausted finally some Nazi. Hitler was quite well use his army, but like this as well as it was partorisca use the soldato, the enormous deceptions facts. I do not think that it it was like this well it likes him Robert And Law in a conservation and application of his resources that has in his disposal. Eisenhower The use of remarkable work some armies to rastras there is rid his, as well as the wonderful work that resists some together allies in a face of a lot of challenges.
5 / 5 Almeta
A book was in shape excellent. A history of the time of Ike like the Supreme commander was thorough, so only Ambrose can present. Like the history buff, and a the one who agrees WWII, has learnt extracted adds in a planning and actuating of enormous offensive operations. A logistics has involved is simply staggering. A politics in fines-the military operations of nation have come live in Ambrose writing. Partorisca People those who appreciate details in of the historical chances, this book will be the winner ; so that so only love a 'big picture' -- gone to some films.
5 / 5 Rebeca
Amur Ambrose. This history weaves jointed some complexities of some strategic, tactical, logistical, the personalities and the politicians have involved in some allies and that Eisenhower the main human endeavours of the history focused.
4 / 5 Aiko
This was one the majority of comprehensible book that has read in some questions Ike have faced partorisca take some together Allies partorisca struggle an Iron.
4 / 5 Estefana
This book resupplies, all a same time, the look detailed in Eisenhower a man, an informative overview of an endeavour of whole war in Europe, and the a lot interesting view of a complexity of some Allied reports. It is detailed enough but movements to the long of and law more as a history of adventure that the biography.
4 / 5 Fredia
An account of leaders of some final days of WWII likes opposed to a point of soldato of never read the book with that highly recommend!
5 / 5 Frankie
Stephen Ambrose his usual effective work partorisca say roughly Eisenhower experience like Supreme Commander WWII in Europe. I have learnt more roughly Ike and some challenge partorisca begin on the coalition of the allied forces that could imagine it.
5 / 5 Nidia
An excellent studio of some defeated political difficulties for Generals Eisenhower. Any one a lot here on some do any partorisca direct some battles of a war. A book of the a recognition of some questions faced when treating multiple governments and his desire to look when being a first factor for behind a victory of war. So many personalities have had to be placated.
4 / 5 Shayne
Has learnt the plot of this book. Ike has does not have to that so only struggle the military war, has to gingerly cruised the full world-wide politician of exotic personality. He both with grace and patience and has ensured the victory adds on Germania.
5 / 5 Pierre
I have enjoyed really read this book. This in spite of in a half has begun skipping the few pages and expósitos felt likes really has not lost anything he so that it was like this derailed. But the real history Lissom Any marvel later takes the president chosen of EUA
4 / 5 Lisette
has read at length in WWII. Ossia A prime minister rids has read in a war of Eisenhower perspective. Some incredible complexities partorisca be commander in the boss required
A fashion of leadership that combines patience with winning strong and articulate comprising of the variety of strong willed personality. A credit partorisca a success of allies belongs to an exceptional leader the one who deserves more the credit that often receives. Ambrose Is an exceptional author the one who has communicated Ike augments to exceptional that wins a second world-wide war.
4 / 5 Arcelia
Has not had any idea a politics involved in Ike has done. This gives the add behind-the-idea of scenes to a planning and execution of WWII in a level a big plus. It was for real the man partorisca a time. Ossia The add read so that they enjoy history. One of one has read more concealed extracted WWII Oriental Theatre.
5 / 5 Delila
All any one has to that know is that Stephen Ambrose has written a book, and this says a lot in a quality of a writing. Ambrose Is to good sure one of some writers of history more utmost of all the times. Complete, entertaining, and informative and never like this dry likes a bit the history can be, but ossia Ambrose in all has written. A subject @@@subject is enough to draw my attention, a writer maintains it, as it has done in the each book of the his I there is not reading never.
5 / 5 Shaunna
Dense bed, highly informative, which ship of the leader more Adds really looks
5 / 5 Rickie
the book Adds! Ambrose Exposes some questions and of the personalities of some western allied leaders(Churchill,Montgomery, Brooke, DeGaul,Patton), Marshal and Eisenhoirs' engaged to maintain an alliance, as well as; to maintain Russia in a first war of Stalingrado frames for a estupefaciente read. A LST question that existed during a war was hard to fathom! These questions always will be the part of world-wide history. I expect that some the USA can continue find leaders of these big he caliber to drive by means of a future.
5 / 5 Kenda
Excelent ! After reading several books in a General / President Eisenhower, ossia one the majority of just , impartial, and the realistic report has joined the extremely difficult tasks has to that directed. It develops some true qualities of this extraordinary man, and because President of result of United States twice.
5 / 5 Suzanne
Interesting read, resupplies idea to a workings for behind a scene of some Allies in a European theatre in WWII.
Pocolos Known facts and some discussions in some levels some the big plus is developed. This rids does not give the perspective of an airman of sailor/of/soldato individual but like some decisions have been achieved and some factors that has changed to join several battles and campaigns.
4 / 5 Kati
Is detailed , and very very described some tests ,different personalities , and subjects milite that Eisenhower has had to face of Pearl Port until an end of a war in Europe . Ambrose Captures Ike' s good character , test , his house and so only ness of purpose - that wins a war in Europe ! Anything Ambrose the writing is very done , he' s hard to imagine any writer that play more esforzo his work !
EXCELLENT !
5 / 5 Gilberto
We are result accustomed to some accounts of some battles in Europe and Africa North like sincere history.
These courses of book by means of a heroics and work of the battle and we say of a backside-the-the chance of the scenes likes them found thus masterful of leader, General Eisenhower. After reading this book is clearly apparent because it was elected partorisca direct an amphibious operation more adds a world has not seen never. Ossia The book I for real adds and a enlightening the accounts this has taken place behind some scenes.
4 / 5 Judi
My husband is interested extremely in a European Theatre of WWII. It has read at length roughly the, and is the particular defender of Eisenhower. Although it is read other books in Eisenhower function in a war, ossia one the majority of comprehensible and interesting book is work in a subject. I have bought it likes the present navideño partorisca he, and is thanked me a lot of time.
4 / 5 Willow
Along but value he. Kindle Explanations/of the character of the definitions has added to meaning.
Eisenhower Was a man that surprised in a lot of ways. It has been his library
4 / 5 Nida
the joy read this wonderful historical take for Ambrose and Goodwin -Kearns . Often I am surprised by a level partorisca do this has to that be fact partorisca write included a paragraph .

Bravo to A Supreme Commander and also to Gentleman Ambrose .
4 / 5 Darleen
This was a last of Stephen Ambrose the reservation has collected, and wins the permanent place in ours bookshelves.
5 / 5 Debora
Like this always Stephen Ambrose the work adds partorisca research for a book. Almost too much information in time, but the fascinating look to the that any only Eisenhower has thought, but also some of some leaders that surrounds Ike.
5 / 5 Lawanna
This book is surprising. I have lived by means of Second world-wide War. This book has explained details is not never sure state of before.
4 / 5 Jae
Well Counts documented and detailed. Really it opens some eyes to a fact that WWII has not been a eslam dunk' this a lot of a current generation is headed to times to believe.
4 / 5 Glynda
One a lot detailed bed. The free May the small but gives the idea adds in some difficulties of waging the defensive war while one was already in progress in a Pacific. Calm say you to plot that has not been never in your books of school history.
5 / 5 Toni
A book describes animadamente Ikes' fulfilled in a war. It gives the good picture of a complexity of main troops and like the politicians is always presents also. Interesting nuances in generals, also. A good book 4 WW2 the enthusiasts and the people have interested partorisca read Eisenhowers' function like Supreme Commander. LeGustado The plot.
4 / 5 Porfirio
One very long and the account detailed of the implication of Ike in an invasion of Normandy likes Stephen only Ambrose could say it. The long investigation and the fashion of good-looking writing this the soyust law' book partorisca any student of WW2.
5 / 5 Isiah
Some flows of history well of Ambrose pen - said in the gripping and interesting way, which is no small feat partorisca the like this rich history in fact and detail. Some the majority of interesting portions of a book - in fact a recurring dread - is some the a lot of clashes of personalities interact among some figures of big level of a time, and the way of Ike of navigating by means of them.
The decisions are analysed and some presents of author some diverse points of view then prevailing, with the clear explanation as to a logic & of motives for behind the point of view of the each party. Also it resupplies the historical perspective that considers some consequences of term along (i.et. Invasion of France of the sud vs. Some Balkans in light of a cold war that clue)
This in spite of a book no law like this biased, and looks to give the just airing to some varied points of view, somehow the point of view of Ike is represented more convincingly. Clearly Ambrose is in the corner of Ike - but concealed does not take out of a value of a book. You take to see it everything of the chair of an engine, meaning by means of the eyes of Ike, and is a exhilarating walk.
Has to that be remarked this in spite of those names of commanders, leaders, numbers of units, HQ abbreviations, cities, zones, the ports & of rivers abound, and a no annoying author to explain a basics or resupply coaching wheels. A general knowledge of a history of WWII is the pre-requisite, one comprising of military hierarchy and the knowledge detailed of a very useful geography.
A main drawback of a book - an almost complete lack of maps. As you detail varied plans, military considerations, campaigns, movement of armies, zones of authorships, etc is described, is enormously useful state to have has detailed maps that describes a situation in any point given. Some three maps a book comprises is almost useless & never informed to. In fact, having the military atlas of WWII after your while reading would be a lot useful (I any one). Given a character of a book, this omission is puzzling.
5 / 5 Larae
Taught more roughly like this to run the complex organisation that another experience. And I have founded and it has grown two successful companies. I ask the one who easier would have been it can have read this first book
5 / 5 Collette
the book Adds, but too much of some generals that concurrido with each another. A last chapter is positively brilliant.
5 / 5 Emory
Partorisca To any one like him of the that there has been little preconception that when being the Supreme Commander entailed, is an incredibly enlightening history.
4 / 5 Adella
Find the hard read but value an endeavour. Detailed and bluntly sincere of Eisenhower forces and weaknesses. The must read for any one interested in a backside a look of scenes the political machinations of Torch the Overloard and beyound.
4 / 5 Edward
Gentleman Ambrose has resupplied much more thorough info that has expected certainly. A book takes one to the time and place that one could any never expect the partake of in real life.
5 / 5 Carolann
Good writing, well has thought was.. This could have been a very boring book , but is not . If has any respect for real history, calm will not be disappointed...
5 / 5 Sanjuanita
Stephen Ambrose do to seat likes is there during 'Ike' Eisenhower' years like Supreme Commander in Europe. It was in that maintaining would call Half School during WW II and has had Civics classes throughout. A War was ours 'diet' informative newspaper and a lot it Amborse coverages like extracted the big informative back in some declares really was. We digest I newspapers and all have been to some films of Saturday to see the one who a newsreels has had to consider the informative war (as well as taking up with our films of cowboy). This pound all coming the life and the fund have resupplied on reason the decisions have been done how were. It liked Particularly of an end where Ike simply informs that his 'unit' has completed is mission . One all time understatement! (Ted Sundin)
4 / 5 Hilaria
Smith Of BEETLE, Bradley, Montgomery and to the gives a reader a lot creates clearer to as the true leadership develops in time of stress and crisis. Thoroughly It enjoy It an interaction among Ike and Churchill so much so that it seats like a prevariable 'fly in a wall ' reading a mindset of the each character. An author is detailed analysis with the excellent references have cleared a lot of my own interpretation of the chances that arrives during WW II.
Once involved to the chapter was difficult to take the pause without that wants to go back his, included this in spite of that knows that if ( Battle of a Bulge) is resulted. Any only risk of military history will enjoy this book, but strongly lumber with it studio like this compulsory in curriculum in of the military schools to comprise sure characteristic need in of the skills of leaderships at all levels.
4 / 5 Glory
Tedious But extremely thorough, but has discovered that this book is mostly so that value and appreciate a big picture, no a warrior in some trenches, where a real fight takes place. In a level that a Supreme Commander exists, is like this seeing it the joint of failures of a ceiling. I have grown tired of him punctual, but has appreciated a complex mechanics to direct the global war. An author is the brilliant writer , and there is enjoyed a lot his books, but this a so only there is not rid of the as wrongly it had expected. When being it grunt I, I sympathize to plot more with some soldate in a battlefield, that with a massive planning of a war in a joint to draw. Still, there has been very separate quite interesting. 3.5 Stars.
4 / 5 Jovita
An investigation for an author is more commendable. Some looks of book in WWII of a planning, coordinamento, search of the cooperation of developing crew, the generals that learns to do joint. General Eisenhower the sensatez showed, patience and edifice of crew.


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