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Combat officer : a memoir of war in the South Pacific

Author: Charles H Walker
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this devastatingly powerful memoir, a veteran of the horrific jungle battle at Guadalcanal shares this gripping tale that captures the heroism of the brave young American men who fought with  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Charles H Walker; Charles H Walker
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles H Walker
ISBN: 0345463854 9780345463852
OCLC Number: 56656650
Description: vi, 239 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Charles H. Walker.

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"Brutally candid and keen observations of fighting a determined foe in dense, malaria-ridden jungles dominate this book. This action-packed memoir details the challenges of small unit leadership in Read more...

 
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