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Rolling Thunder against the Rising Sun: The Combat History of U.S. Army Tank Battalions in the Pacific in WWII

Rolling Thunder against the Rising Sun The Combat History of U S Army Tank Battalions in the Pacific in WWII Although the history of armor in World War II has captured the attention of countless authors no one has yet chronicled the extensive use of tanks in the Pacific until now In comprehensive detail Ge

  • Title: Rolling Thunder against the Rising Sun: The Combat History of U.S. Army Tank Battalions in the Pacific in WWII
  • Author: Gene Eric Salecker
  • ISBN: 9780811703147
  • Page: 392
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Although the history of armor in World War II has captured the attention of countless authors, no one has yet chronicled the extensive use of tanks in the Pacific, until now In comprehensive detail Gene Eric Salecker describes the exploits of American tanks on the jungle islands where troops engaged in savage combat and encountered unforgiving weather and terrain StationAlthough the history of armor in World War II has captured the attention of countless authors, no one has yet chronicled the extensive use of tanks in the Pacific, until now In comprehensive detail Gene Eric Salecker describes the exploits of American tanks on the jungle islands where troops engaged in savage combat and encountered unforgiving weather and terrain Stationed in the Philippines when the Japanese attacked the islands in 1941, the U.S Army s independent tank battalions fought from the very start of the war From New Guinea and the Solomons to the Ryukyus, American armor proved instrumental in winning World War II in the Pacific.

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    One thought on “Rolling Thunder against the Rising Sun: The Combat History of U.S. Army Tank Battalions in the Pacific in WWII

    1. Jeff on said:

      The two words that best describe this book are 1) repetitive and 2) boring. This was one of those books that had me looking at the number of pages remaining until it was finished, long before I had reached the halfway point. Still, the book is informative on its subject - the history of U.S. Army tank battalions that fought in the Pacific theater. It recounts pretty much every involvement of every tank battalion, and therein lies part of the problem. Starting in the Philippines in 1941 and endin [...]

    2. Scott on said:

      He's not kidding when he calls it a combat history of the U.S. Army Tank Battalions in the Pacific in World War Two. It literally describes every engagement in the Pacific theater of operations, and because of this the book tends to bog down a bit with information. Still, it's a interesting read and I did learn a lot about MacArthur's lack of readiness that doomed the U.S. forces in the Philippines in 1941.

    3. Austin Arndt on said:

      This is one of my favorite books that I have read. Its is very detailed. I learned a lot more about World War Two by reading this book. I didn't know there was so many different tank battalions.

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