With The Old Breed by E. B. Sledge

withtheoldbreed

With The Old Breed by E. B. Sledge

 

With The Old Breed shares the same brutal realism found in William Craig’s Enemy At The Gates but, stripped of that books larger historical context, Sledge’s account of his experiences at Peleliu and Okinawa frames the horrors of war in a much more personal context.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s