Shadows In The Jungle: The Alamo Scouts Behind Japanese Lines In World War II

6 best books like Shadows In The Jungle: The Alamo Scouts Behind Japanese Lines In World War II (Larry Alexander): Japanese Destroyer Captain: Pearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway - The Great Naval Battles As Seen Through Japanese Eyes, You'll Be Sor-ree: A Guadalcanal Marine Remembers The Pacific War, The Ghost Mountain Boys: Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific, Given Up for Dead: America's Heroic Stand at Wake Island, Sea of Thunder: Four Commanders and the Last Great Naval Campaign 1941-1945, American Guerrilla: The Forgotten Heroics of Russell W. Volckmann-the Man Who Escaped from Bataan, Raised a Filipino Army against the Japanese, and became the True "Father" of Army Special Forces

Japanese Destroyer Captain: Pearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway - The Great Naval Battles As Seen Through Japanese Eyes
AuthorTameichi Hara
ISBN1591143543
The Naval Institute Press is pleased to make available for the first time this cloth edition of a now-classic war memoir that was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the 1960s. Originally published as a paperback in 1961, it has long been treasured by World War II buffs and professional...
You'll Be Sor-ree: A Guadalcanal Marine Remembers The Pacific War
AuthorSid Phillips
ISBN0615336833
Sid Phillips knew he was a long way from his home in Mobile, AL, when he plunged into the jungles of Guadalcanal in August 1942. A mortarman with H-Company (the same company as Helmet For My Pillow author Robert Leckie), 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment of the 1st Marine Division, Sid was only a 17-year-old...
The Ghost Mountain Boys: Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific
AuthorJames Campbell
ISBN0307335968
Campbell brings to vivid life one of the more forgotten, grislier campaigns of World War II, the Buna Trail campaign in New Guinea. The Japanese were trying to get a foothold on the south coast of the island, opposite Australia. The American Thirty-second Infantry Division had the job of driving them...
Given Up for Dead: America's Heroic Stand at Wake Island
AuthorBill Sloan
ISBN0553381946
A gripping narrative of unprecedented valor and personal courage, here is the story of the first American battle of World War II: the battle for Wake Island. Based on firsthand accounts from long-lost survivors who have emerged to tell about it, this stirring tale of the “Alamo of the Pacific” will...
Sea of Thunder: Four Commanders and the Last Great Naval Campaign 1941-1945
AuthorEvan Thomas
ISBN0743252217
Evan Thomas takes us inside the naval war of 1941-1945 in the South Pacific in a way that blends the best of military and cultural history and riveting narrative drama. He follows four men throughout: Admiral William ("Bull") Halsey, the macho, gallant, racist American fleet commander; Admiral Takeo...
American Guerrilla: The Forgotten Heroics of Russell W. Volckmann-the Man Who Escaped from Bataan, Raised a Filipino Army against the Japanese, and became the True "Father" of Army Special Forces
AuthorMike Guardia
ISBN1935149229
A main selection of the Military Book Club and a selection of the History Book Club.

With his parting words I shall return, General Douglas MacArthur sealed the fate of the last American forces on Bataan. Yet one young Army Captain named Russell Volckmann refused to surrender. He disappeared...
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