Peleliu: Tragic Triumph: The Untold Story of the Pacific War's Forgotten Battle

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  • Title: Peleliu: Tragic Triumph: The Untold Story of the Pacific War's Forgotten Battle
  • Author: Bill D. Ross
  • ISBN: 9780394565880
  • Page: 269
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Peleliu Tragic Triumph The Untold Story of the Pacific War s Forgotten Battle Hardcover

    One thought on “Peleliu: Tragic Triumph: The Untold Story of the Pacific War's Forgotten Battle”

    1. Excellent, just as good as Iwo Jima: Legacy of Valor. Only 4 stars because the prose is sometimes a little cliched.

    2. As a story of humans in combat, this is a decent book. The author goes to great lengths to describe personal accounts of a savage, brutal battle on Peleliu. As a military history and analysis, the book leaves one looking for more. Peleliu is a controversial battle in the Pacific theater of World War II. The 1st Marine Division sustained massive casualties in what can reasonably be argued as an unnecessary amphibious assault. Certainly, the author conveys the brutality and hardships faced by the [...]

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