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The do-or-die men : the 1st Marine Raider Battalion at Guadalcanal

Author: George W Smith
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Pocket books pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The captivating, real-life account of the formation, training, and courageous fighting of the American soldiers who won everlasting glory during the World War II battle for Guadalcanal. Original.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George W Smith
ISBN: 0743470052 9780743470056
OCLC Number: 53009145
Description: xvii, 379 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: George W. Smith.
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"The Do-or-Die Men is the fascinating story of the highly heralded but rarely chronicled, Ist Marine Raider Battalion. Their invasion of Tulagi and Guadalcanal in the summer of 1942 is colorfully Read more...

 
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