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Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - John Lomnicki, - Goodreads

Having read biographies of Nimitz, Leahy and King, I was curious of the content. Walter Borneman produced not only a good read but real insight into strategy and the politics involved. Well researched ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Clarence Quindipan - Goodreads

Growing up as a Navy brat whose father worked on the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise; and having seen its sister ship, the USS Nimitz docked next door at the Alameda Naval Air Station; and having ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King --- The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Good book, much info in the abridged bios of the four 5 star admirals of WWII, Leahy, King, Nimitz and Halsey. Great overview of their individual contributions to the US Navy prior to the war, and ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Dio Aufa Handoyo - Goodreads

A thorough coverage of the 4 US naval officers that reached the coveted 5-star rank - the Fleet Admirals. What is interesting is how the author exhaustively described the life and characteristics of ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Sean Francisco Yau-Smith - Goodreads

The recent "Greatest Generation" wave seems to have been mostly focused on the Ground Forces- but the US Navy played a huge role in the war as well- effectively fighting a war on two fronts. This book ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Byron - Goodreads

Mark this down as one of those books that is unlikely to come up on the normal book club reading list. A book about four admirals from WWII. Even though I am an avid reader of WWII books, I did not ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Ross - Goodreads

I can only give this book 2 stars because so much of it dealt with trivial items about the 4 subject admirals, rather than their specific actions which led to winning the war against the Japanese ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - John C. Mason - Goodreads

An excellent, highly detailed 4-part biography of the men who led America's navy as it ascended to rule the waves. I read it just after Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942 by Ian W ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Frank - Goodreads

Great read. The narrative flows, first with these individual mini-biographies that begin the book, and where many of these men had parallel lives for decades, then to the battles of World War II ... Read full review

Review: The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King葉he Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

User Review  - Gary - Goodreads

While I am sorry my reviews are not as good as those who have gone before me, allow me to say that I really did enjoy this book. Recently, I have been on a biography and military history kick. This ... Read full review


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