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The Resource Islands of the damned : a Marine at war in the Pacific, R.V. Burgin ; with Bill Marvel

Islands of the damned : a Marine at war in the Pacific, R.V. Burgin ; with Bill Marvel

Label
Islands of the damned : a Marine at war in the Pacific
Title
Islands of the damned
Title remainder
a Marine at war in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
R.V. Burgin ; with Bill Marvel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Burgin reveals his experiences as a Marine at war in the Pacific Theater. Company K confronted snipers, ambushes along narrow jungle trails, and howling banzai attacks as they island-hopped from one bloody battle to the next
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Burgin, R. V
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Marvel, Bill
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  • Burgin, R. V
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Marines
Label
Islands of the damned : a Marine at war in the Pacific, R.V. Burgin ; with Bill Marvel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Luck -- A Marine's story -- Mortarman -- Green hell -- First battle of Pavuvu -- The unnecessary island -- The perfect invasion -- Second battle of Pavuvu -- April fools -- Flesh wounds -- Home port
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
296 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451232267
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)617565182
  • (OCoLC)ocn617565182
  • 709375
Label
Islands of the damned : a Marine at war in the Pacific, R.V. Burgin ; with Bill Marvel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Luck -- A Marine's story -- Mortarman -- Green hell -- First battle of Pavuvu -- The unnecessary island -- The perfect invasion -- Second battle of Pavuvu -- April fools -- Flesh wounds -- Home port
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
296 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451232267
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)617565182
  • (OCoLC)ocn617565182
  • 709375

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