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  • ISBN 0935553401
  • ISBN13 978-0935553406
  • Language English
  • Author Eric Hammel
  • Publisher Pacifica Military History; 1st edition (April 8, 2009)
  • Pages 276
  • Formats doc lit lrf txt
  • Category History
  • Subcategory Military
  • Size ePub 1246 kb
  • Size Fb2 1331 kb
  • Rating: 4.4
  • Votes: 664

Marines at War 20 True, Heroic Tales of U.S. Marines in Combat 1942 - 1983 by Eric Hammel 272 pages with Maps ISBN 978-0-935553-40-6 In twenty hard-hitting, action-packed true, heroic stories, Eric Hammel chronicles the making of the modern U.S. Marine Corps from the desperate Guadalcanal landings in 1942 to the tragic bombing of the Marine headquarters in Beirut in 1983. Excerpted from all of Hammel's books on Marine Corps battles and a number of articles he wrote over the years for Leatherneck and other magazines, this collection includes stories of ground combat in the South Pacific, Korea, Vietnam, and Beirut, as well as tales of Marine aviators in action in three wars. Marines at War will prove to be inspiring to Marines, former Marines, friends of the U.S. Marine Corps, and any other reader of military history who wants to know what war looks like from the bottom up. Eric Hammel is well known to military-history readers for the way he blends riveting accounts of men at the bloody spearpoint with the big picture. His blending fact with analysis is the essence of his writing. Several of the chapters in Marines at War are rendered in the actual words of combat Marines.

Eric M. Hammel is a military historian, with a focus on the military campaigns of the United States Marine Corps, and military action in World War II. Hammel worked in several occupations before he settled on writing and publishing

Eric M. Hammel worked in several occupations before he settled on writing and publishing. He owned and operated a publishing business under the names Pacifica Press and Pacifica Military History. 089141441X (v. 2), 0935553142 (v. 3), 0935553282 (v. 5).

Marines at War 20 True, Heroic Tales of . Marines in Combat 1942 - 1983. Marines at War 20 True, Heroic Tales of . Marines in Combat 1942 - 1983 by Eric Hammel 272 pages with Maps ISBN 978-35553-40-6 In twenty hard-hitting, action-packed true, heroic stories, Eric Hammel chronicles the making of the modern . Marine Corps from the desperate Guadalcanal landings in 1942 to the tragic bombing of the Marine.

Eric Hammel is a critically acclaimed military historian and author of more than thirty combat and pictorial histories, including the extremely popular Iwo Jima: Portrait of a Battle (Zenith Press 2006). He lives in Northern California. When it comes to World War II in the Pacific, and specifically the role of the . Marines, you would be hard-pressed to find a better authority than Eric Hammel. Having read all his other photographic collections of the Marines in World War II, this is by far the best. The pictures are fantastic and complement the narrative perfectly.

Obsessed with Guadalcanal, Hammel pays tribute to the Marines’ spirit in his fourth book on the subject. This is the first in a series of pictorials that will follow the United States Marines through the Pacific War’s major island battles. Guadalcanal is truly an outstanding effort to document the sacrifice and struggle in America’s first stepping-stone on the path to victory over Japan. Time Out For Entertainment, November 2007. It follows on the 2005 release of Pacific Warriors, a pictorial overview of the entire Marine Corps experience in the Pacific.

A powerfully written history. He accompanies his magnificent prose with many ed photographs of Marines in action during the war. The result is a history masterpiece. A must-read for future generations of Marines.

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Eric Hammel is one of our most interesting and dedicated military writers

Eric Hammel is one of our most interesting and dedicated military writers. Tom Ricks, author of The Making of the Corps "Hammel's magnificent compilation is a "best of breed" that captures like no other work the sweat, grime, misery and terror that was combat in the Pacific. This is an effort that underscores Hammel's position as one of the subject's leading historians. ERIC HAMMEL is a critically acclaimed military historian and author of more than fifty narrative and pictorial histories, including Chosin: Heroic Ordeal of the Korean War, Fire in the Streets: The Battle for Hue, and Six Days in June.

Book Page says: For those who have an interest in World War II, or those who simply like to read of drama in the skies, Eric Hammel’s .

Book Page says: For those who have an interest in World War II, or those who simply like to read of drama in the skies, Eric Hammel’s is recommended reading. It is a must for any historian’s bookshelf. WWII Aviation Booklist says: Hammel provides a veritable feast of aviation combat narrative. As always in this series, the entries have been carefully selected to provide the most entertaining ride possible for his readers.