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No bended knee : the battle for Guadalcanal : the memoir of Gen. Merrill B. Twining USMC (Ret.)

Author: Merrill B Twining; Neil G Carey
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st mass market edView all editions and formats
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* The whole story of one of the deadliest battles of WWII told for the first time * Important contribution to the historical record Twining provides one of the best accounts of the costly  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Merrill B Twining; Merrill B Twining
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Merrill B Twining; Neil G Carey
ISBN: 0891418261 9780891418269
OCLC Number: 56086917
Notes: "A Presidio Press book."
Description: xxiv, 258 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 18 cm
Responsibility: edited by Neil Carey.

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"A VIVID NARRATIVE . . . A splendid first-person account of the costly campaign that enabled Allied forces to wrest Guadalcanal from the Japanese in World War II's Pacific theater."--"Kirkus Read more...

 
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