A Time to Kill: Reflections on War
by Denny Roy, Grant P. Skabelund, Ray C. Hillam
Publisher: Signature Books 1990
This is a book of memories about war. Although it describes both good and bad, overall it portrays war as an arena of horror and tragedy. Although all such conflicts involve peculiar sets of circumstances, their worst aspects remain constant.
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by Gregory P Gilbert - Royal Australian Air Force
The book details and analyses the planning and preparation of both Allied and Japanese forces leading up to the battle, description of the battle itself and discussion of the aftermath, including stunning photographs taken during the fighting.
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