Edward Hampshire, The Falklands Naval Campaign 1982: War in the South Atlantic (Charles Ross Patterson II)

Charles Ross Patterson II
2022 The Northern Mariner  
and the epic fight for Saipan. Along with offering a good grasp of Saipan's grand strategy, the authors thoughtfully included accounts from the common soldiers who were actually on the ground. The text includes captivating vignettes that highlight the sacrifices of men who were posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor after sacrificing their lives for their fellow Marines. By pairing such sobering accounts with period photography, Saipan 1944 offers a brief but unvarnished glimpse at the horrors of combat in the Pacific Theatre.
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