One of the nation's most acclaimed military historians presents an authoritative and dramatic three-volume oral history of World War II. This volume includes gripping accounts from American sailors, soldiers, airmen, and marines who share their experiences from the bombing of Pearl Harbor to the fall of Bataan, up through the earliest battles on European soil.
Grand Central Publishing; November 2001
- ISBN: 9780759526501
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- Title: The Greatest War - Volume I
- Author: Gerald Astor
Imprint: Grand Central Publishing
About The Author
World War II veteran Gerald Astor drew upon his combat experiences to author more than a dozen war books. He received his B.A. from Princeton University before working as the picture editor at Sports Illustrated during its early years and as an editor at Sport magazine, Look, The Saturday Evening Post and Time. He died in 2008 at 81.