Winds of War

2 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 10,101 ratings

The Winds of War Publisher's Summary

A masterpiece of historical fiction, this is the Great Novel of America's "Greatest Generation".

Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II, which begins with The Winds of War and continues in War and Remembrance, stands as the crowning achievement of one of America's most celebrated storytellers. Like no other books about the war, Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events - and all the drama, romance, heroism, and tragedy of World War II - as it immerses us in the lives of a single American family drawn into the very center of the war's maelstrom.

©1971 Herman Wouk (P)2011 Audible, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • The Winds of War

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 45 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,856
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,175
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,175

    Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II stands as the crowning achievement of one of America's most celebrated storytellers. Like no other books about the war, Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events - and all the drama, romance, heroism, and tragedy of World War II - as it immerses us in the lives of a single American family drawn into the very center of the war's maelstrom.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Masterpiece

    • By Robert on 05-24-13

    Regular price: $39.95

  • Book 2

    • War and Remembrance

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 56 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,245
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,792
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,775

    Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II, which begins with The Winds of War and continues here in War and Remembrance, stands as the crowning achievement of one of America's most celebrated storytellers. Like no other books about the war, Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events - and all the drama, romance, heroism, and tragedy of World War II - as it immerses us in the lives of a single American family drawn into the very center of the war's maelstrom.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What can I say that hasn't already been said??

    • By aaron on 01-31-12

    Regular price: $39.95