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With the old breed, at Peleliu and Okinawa

Author: E B Sledge
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is an account of [the author's] World War II experiences in training and in combat with company K, 3d battalion, 5th Marine regiment, 1st Marine division during the Peleliu and Okinawa campaigns. -Preface.
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Named Person: E B Sledge
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: E B Sledge
OCLC Number: 70684214
Notes: Originally published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1991, c1981.
Description: Sound disc : digital, mono, ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Peleliu, a neglected battle: Making of a Marine; Preparation for combat; On to Peleliu; Assault into Hell; Another amphibious assault; Brave men lost --
Okinawa, the final triumph: Rest and rehabilitation; Prelude to invasion; Stay of execution; Into the abyss; Of shock and shells; Of mud and maggots; Breakthrough; Beyond Shuri; End of the agony --
Appendix: Roll of honor.
Responsibility: E.B. Sledge ; [with a new introduction by Paul Fussell].

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This book is an account of [the author's] World War II experiences in training and in combat with company K, 3d battalion, 5th Marine regiment, 1st Marine division during the Peleliu and Okinawa campaigns. -Preface.

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