Strong Men Armed (Media tie-in) : The United States Marines Against Japan
Written by Robert Leckie, whose wartime exploits will be featured this spring in the upcoming Tom Hanks/Steven Spielberg HBO miniseries The Pacific , Strong Men Armed has been a perennial bestselling classic account of the Pacific theatre in World War II. As scout and machine-gunner for the First Marine Division, Leckie fought in all its engagements until his wounding at Peleliu. Here he uses firsthand experience and impeccable research to re-create the nightmarish battles of the Pacific campaign.
- Paperback | 600 pages
- 139.7 x 208.28 x 40.64mm | 589.67g
- 09 Feb 2010
- INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
- Da Capo Press Inc
- Cambridge, MA, United Kingdom
- Media tie-in
- Media Tie In
- 24 pages of photos
About Robert Leckie
Robert Leckie (1920-2001) was a decorated World War II marine, prominent journalist, and the author of more than forty books, including his bestselling wartime memoir, Helmet for My Pillow.