By Eric Hammel
In his Always devoted, noted army historian Eric Hammel has assembled 100 Marine Corpsa strive against photographs from the Pacific Theater of operations in the course of international struggle II. jointly those inform the tale of the Marines’ high priced victory over the Japanese.
Over the years, innumerable historians, novelists, film-makers, and artists have tried in a variety of how you can seize what it was once wish to struggle within the Pacific. In Always devoted, readers are invited to absorb the wrestle slowly, because it unfolds, snapshot by way of image.
Arranged through theme—from dramatic pictures of seashore attacks to heartbreaking images of the injured and killed-in-aetion—Always trustworthy seeks to catch the essence of the battle within the Pacific and the center of what it ability to be a Marine.
Hammel has conscientiously chosen every one photograph in those pages, proven with in basic terms the barest of rationalization: a quick caption to explain the time and position. yet in spite of so few phrases, each one picture is an entire message unto itself, an image of fact exhibiting a second of humanity. jointly, those photographs display what it capacity to be alwavs faithful.
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U.S. Marines in World War II Combat (General Military)
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U.S. Marines in World War II Combat (General Military) by Eric Hammel