Just ordered this book for my sons to read which is actually written about my father and my two uncles. 3 brothers at war together which will never happen again.Published 5 days ago by Kim Renaud
Very good story, it allowed me to understand better the mental trauma my grand-uncle went through. Disturbing for sure, but a good read nonetheless.Published 7 days ago by Hansonb4
One of the best books I have read on the Pacific War. The author includes both details of the battle as well as person stories on those Marines who fought and died on this island.Published 1 month ago by Lswonke
Well written account of one of the bloodiest battles in the Pacific.
At times I could only read it is small doses but was eager to finish the story. Read more
Other reviewers have described this book in full, so I won't here. Does justice to the Marines whose bravery, skills and unselfish sacrifice enabled this tiny patch of the Pacific... Read morePublished 3 months ago by graygray
This book is less about the battle for Tarawa than it is the story of specific individual combatants and their families. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Semper Fi2
I have just completed reading this book.
I have found it extremely moving in the fact that it depicts the epic battle that was "Bloody Tarawa"
The japs had months... Read more