We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access .
Search Results for Author: 

Joseph H. Alexander

1-1of1results Previous 1 Next
Sort by
  • Utmost Savagery: The Three Days of Tarawa | Joseph H. Alexander

    Utmost Savagery: The Three Days of Tarawa

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Joseph H. Alexander
    • Narrated By Tom Weiner

    On November 20, 1943, in the first trial by fire of America’s fledgling amphibious assault doctrine, 5,000 men stormed the beaches of Tarawa, a seemingly invincible Japanese island fortress barely the size of the 300-acre Pentagon parking lots. Before the first day ended, one-third of the marines who had crossed Tarawa’s deadly reef under murderous fire were killed, wounded, or missing. In three days of fighting, four Americans would win the Medal of Honor and six thousand combatants would die.

    Iain says: "The Definitive Battle History of Tarawa"
1-1of1results Previous 1 Next