The attack on Pearl Harbor swept America into the raging heart of the war. The stormy South Pacific presented a daring new challenge, and the men of the Corps were ready to fight. An elite fraternity united by a glorious tradition of courage and honor, the Marine Raiders were bound to a triumphant destiny....
©2008 W.E.B. Griffin (P)2012 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
“For some of us, reading The Corps series is like eating popcorn at the movies: you can never eat just one kernel, and you can never get enough. Griffin captures the smell of the smoke of battle as vividly as if one were on the beach at Guadalcanal.” (The Philadelphia Inquirer)
“This man has really done his homework.... I confess to impatiently awaiting the appearance of succeeding books in the series.” (The Washington Post)
I enjoyed the story and the narration! I thought the narrator did a good job when he spoke the female parts, instead of sounding comical!
I'm really beginning to like the corpa series from WEB Griffin. Story is excellent, the characters are memorable, and it is easy to really get into the story. Some of the administrative stuff is a little doll, but that probably is consistent with what real military life is like. Great book. Highly recommended.
I have read and have listened to all of the books in this series. Although everyone has their own opinion. I think it is an outstanding series with well developed characters.
being an Army Vet. I absolutely am fascinated by these books. I first started with the brotherhood of war series and being a former aviator enjoyed it more. If you want to read books and like me dont have time then listen to these good stuff.
"The Gadget Guy"
Plot and intertwining of characters along with facts mixed with fiction, all add up to great listening entertainment as you roll down the highway.
I enjoyed the first book but not enough to read it again in the second book. This book was too much of a rehash of what happened in the first book...to the point of boredom.
Been there done that. Not enough of a new story.
Not enough new material to comment on. I am afraid to try the third book as it might be a rehash of the first two.
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