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Timberg is a fine writer and he did a great job of telling the stories of these very interesting Naval Academy grads.
The author, Robert Timberg, spent his career as a writer for the Baltimore Sun, but was also a graduate of the US Naval Academy - as were the subjects of this book.
Author Timberg has thoughtfully provided an extensive bibliography, a good index, a list of interviewees and copious research notes.
I have read the book three times. I was a Naval Officer who service roughly parallelled the main characters. Just an astonishing well written story.Published 12 hours ago by Joe T. Pugh
The tale begins as a solid biography of some interesting naval academy grads but gradually morphs into an extremely tangled mash of contradictory accounts by the principal actors... Read morePublished 26 days ago by History Buff
Very well written. I cannot get enough or learn enough about history and war. I will have to read Fields of FirePublished 29 days ago by Kindle Customer
Finally finished this book! I really liked it - but it took awhile to get through. At times it becomes a recital of facts that take a lot of concentration to follow and... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Kim
This was a terrific book for my husband who served in Viet Nam. It was in great condition and a fast sale.Published 3 months ago by ssq2books
Best book I read in a long time. The players are still influencing our current events.Published 4 months ago by W. Shimizu
A sad jumble of "facts" not worth the time, just a hit piece and same old nonsense about the Reagan years. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Rocky Mt. Mom