With the Old Breed: The World War Two Pacific Classic

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Now the inspiration behind the HBO series THE PACIFIC. This was a brutish, primitive hatred, as characteristic of the horror of war in the Pacific as the palm trees and the islands...Landing on the beach at Peleliu in 1944 as twenty-year-old new recruit to the US Marines, Eugene Sledge can only try desperately to survive. At Peleliu and Okinawa - two of the fiercest and filthiest Pacific battles of WWII - he witnesses the dehumanising brutality displayed by both sides and the animal hatred that each soldier has for his ...

With the Old Breed: The World War Two Pacific Classic 2011, Ebury Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780091937522

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With the Old Breed: The World War Two Pacific Classic 2010, Ebury Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780091937539

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