Brotherhood of Heroes

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The battle of Peleliu, though certainly not the bloodiest of the Pacific war, was a ghastly ordeal.

The rugged hills of the tiny coral island were honeycombed with caves and bunkers whose determined Japanese defenders had to be pried from every nook and cranny at the cost of nearly 10,000 American casualties.

Sloan, author of Given Up for Dead: America’s Heroic Stand at Wake Island, delivers an engrossing grunt’s-eye-view of the fighting, structured around personal reminiscences by the Marines who bore the brunt of it.

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