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The Summer Palace: A Captive Prince Short Story (Captive Prince Short Stories Book 2) iAnd savagery between Marines and Japanese the horror and brutality of war and the change that happens within thendividuals around him ncluding himself He does this without being anti war as wellTruly a fantastic read and t makes me sad I ll never meet Eugene Sledge This book Campfire is definitely not for the faint of heart Howeverf you want an accurate account of WWII n the Pacific this story as seen through the eyes of an enlisted private E B Sledge who fought n two of the bloodiest "Battles Of The Pacific "of the Pacific and Okinawa Hurrah For The Blackshirts!: Fascists and Fascism in Britain Between the Wars is so powerful and so riveting The book pushes no agenda other than to push the unvarnished truth There are no embellishments The author does notnflate his own accomplishments Adam Smith: An Enlightened Life in any way In fact he seems to go out of his way to minimize them but also goes out of his way to give credit to other soldiers for their acts of heroism and professionalism Moreover because Sledge s accounts so authentic this book Crazy Love is completely devoid of any politically correct rhetoric or history revisionism The languages harsh and the author brutally honest down to the most horrific details For me as someone never wore the uniform but whose own father fought n the Battle of Okinawa and who spoke little of t this book was a tough Battle of Okinawa and who spoke little of t this book was a tough But Okinawa and who spoke little of t this book was a tough read But m thankful to have read t And for anyone who wants to know what really went on n those battles this book Black Heart, Red Ruby is a must read. Nesty the experience of a soldiern the fierce Pacific Theater Here s what saved threatened and changed his life Here too s the story of how he learned to hate and kill and came to love his fellow man In all the literature on the Second World War there New Plant Parent: Learn the Ways of Plant Parenthood is not ahonest realistic or moving memoir than Eugene Sledge's Thiss the real deal the real war unvarnished brutal without a shred of sentimentality or false patriotism a profound primer on what Dreaming Me: An African-American Woman's Buddhist Journey it actually was like to ben that war It s a classic that will outlive all the armchair generals' safe accounts of not the 'good war' but the worst war ever Ken Burns. With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and OkinawaThis book brought tears to my eyes made me proud and profoundly changed The Way I Think way I think war Told from an everyday soldiers perspective a man that wrote n the margins of his bible AND LATER CONVERTED THOSE WRITINGS INTO THIS BOOKFROM BEGINNING later converted those writings nto this bookFrom beginning end I couldn t put t down I never knew men had to go through such a lifestyle to survive n war So many details like the large fat flies that were so heavy with eating fallen soldiers couldn t fly to the never ending article showersI was riveted and would recommend ALL Americans read this book I m not even halfway through the book yet Turn It Off Turn It OffI The Lost Art of Reading Natures Signs immediately ran over turned off the T VThe movie began to remind Dad of his timen KoreaThe war movie was Moreno in the snow with a lot of explosions machine gun fireThis was the First Only time Dad ever talked about actual combat before Anytime before thatf asked about the wars he would avoid Monsieur Pain it or not even answerDad began telling me how his company had been caughtn enemy fire from Mortar machine gunsDad one of his close friends were wounded several others killed outright A Spark of Light: the fearless new novel from the Number One bestselling author in the carnageDad told me that he crawled over to his buddy all hisntestines were hanging out Dad cleaned them with water from his canteen tried to put the What If intestines backnside his friend His friend was The Exhaustion Breakthrough in a great deal of pain as you canmagine Dad continued to do a ring bandage around Eugene Sledge becamethan a legend with his memoir With The Old Breed He became a chronicler a historian a storyteller who turns the extremes of the war The Exhaustion Breakthrough: Unmask the Hidden Reasons You're Tired and Beat Fatigue for Good in the Pacific the terror the camaraderie the banal and the extraordinarynto terms we mortals can grasp Tom Hanks NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In The Wall Street Journal Victor Davis Hanson named With the Old Breed one of the top five books on epic twentieth century battles Studs Terkel Supplemental Book interviewed the author for his definitive oral history The Good War Now E B Sledge's acclaimed first person account of fighting at Peleliu and Okinawa returns to thrill edify andns.

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Hem until a medic came to treat them bothDad suffered a wound to his abdomen neck he all the wounded Were Evacuated By Chopper To evacuated by chopper to field hospitalDad found out after coming to from the surgery that his friend didn t live but passed away Hark! The Herald Angels Scream in the chopperReading this book so far has given me a slightnsight of what Colloquial Polish: The Complete Course for Beginners it must have been like to experience hell on earth as so many combat personnel have for centuries We visited Palaun 99 Paddling by sea kayak among the archipelago one can still see the remnants of the machine gun emplacements the sunken Zero fighters beer bottles left by concrete bunkers Sadly skeletons are still there n the jungle tooThat experience led me to buy this book and learn about the Pacific Theatre I agree with Sledge t Bidadari yang Mengembara is horror and anndelible shadow on the psyche that the soldiers brought back with them There s now a peace museum on top of the Okinawan hills where t was once mud and corpses and maggots Possibly the best La strada delle croci insight on anndividuals perspective from WWII that you can possibly findYou hear so much of the European front that t s such A Shock Reading From An shock reading from an perspective about the Pacific TheaterIt s not for the faint of heart It s violent raw aggressive But The Ballad of Dorothy Wordsworth importantlyt s raw and t s true The honesty from Sledge n regards to war Pretty Reckless (All Saints High, is just something you ll never get anywhere else He manages to depict the hatred. Pire a new generation An Alabama boy steepedn American history and enad of such heroes as George Washington and Daniel Boone Eugene B Sledge became part of the war's famous 1st Marine Division 3rd Battalion 5th Marines Even after ntense training he was shocked to be thrown nto the battle of Peleliu where the world was a nightmare of flashes explosions and snapping bullets By the time Sledge hit the hell of Okinawa he was a combat vet still filled with fear but no longer with panic Based on notes Sledge secretly kept n a copy of the New Testament With the Old Breed captures with utter simplicity and searing ho. ,