Touched with fire: the land war in the South Pacific

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Penguin Books, Jul 1, 1997 - History - 608 pages
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The horrors of this century's war in the South Pacific extended far beyond the detonation of atomic bombs. In this revelatory portrayal of the lives of the regular infantrymen who struggled to contain the Japanese advance, Bergerud presents a chilling and compelling record of the incredible hardships endured by these soldiers and the heroic efforts that resulted in the reversal of the course of the war. of photos. 8 maps.

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Not a chronology but rather a portrait of how the Americans and Australians (don't forget the Aussies!) fought in the war's worst theater. Read full review

Review: Touched with Fire: The Land War in the South Pacific

User Review  - Goodreads

Not a chronology but rather a portrait of how the Americans and Australians (don't forget the Aussies!) fought in the war's worst theater. Read full review

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Contents

The Strategic Magnet
1
The War Against the Land
55
The Armies
119
Copyright

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