From historian and columnist in Leatherneck and Armor magazines, this is the exciting, personal account of a Marine fighter squadron in the South Pacific during the critical days of 1943 when the tide turned against the Japanese. Based on individual interviews and wartime documents, this is a thrilling narrative of the Marines who lived, and died, during the toughest battles of the entire war. It looks at the war through the eyes of some of the greatest fighter pilots of all time, including Bob Hanson, the "Maharajah of Rabaul," and highest scoring Corsair pilot in history.
Availability: In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Publisher: LYONS PRESS
Publication date: 01/10/2020
Country of publication: UNITED STATES
Weight: 580 g
Dimensions: 100.00mm X 100.00mm