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To the far side of hell : the battle for Peleliu, 1944

Author: Derrick Wright
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2005.
Series: Fire ant books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wright, Derrick, 1928-
To the far side of hell.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2005
(OCoLC)609332708
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Derrick Wright
ISBN: 0817352813 9780817352813
OCLC Number: 58422808
Notes: Originally published: Marlborough : Crowood, 2002.
"A copublication of the University of Alabama Press and the Crowood Press"--Title page verso.
Description: 176 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Plans and planners --
Ch. 2. Desecrate --
task force 58 in March 1944 --
Ch. 3. The old breed --
Ch. 4. 'Here's Pavuvu' --
Ch. 5. The tiger's den --
Ch. 6. One day in hell --
Ch. 7. Death in the afternoon --
Ch. 8. The second round --
Ch. 9. Wildcats on Angaur --
Ch. 10. Bloody nose ridge --
Ch. 11. Tightening the noose --
Ch. 12. To the bitter end --
Ch. 13. The reckoning --
App. 1. USMC command & staff, Peleliu --
App. 2. Estimated Japanese strength, Peleliu --
App. 3. Casualties : American & Japanese.
Series Title: Fire ant books.
Responsibility: Derrick Wright.
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