The list author says: "This is a list of items pertaining to HBO's miniseries, The Pacific. First 4 items listed are those directly related to, and with the title of the series. Items 5-8 are the books mentioned by HBO as references for the series. Items 9-12 are relevant books authored by Marines in the series. Items 13-16 are highly rated books on the battles in the series. Items 17 & 18 are perfect companion documentaries!"
"Hard cover book. NOTE-this is NOT a book about the series itself, but an excellent history book about 2 out of 3 of the main characters, minor characters, or others not in the series. Except for the cover, photos are WWII vintage and not from the series."