The US Marine Corps since 1945 (Elite)

The US Marine Corps since 1945 (Elite)


Lee E Russell utilises his specialist wisdom to steer us throughout the post-WWII heritage of the Marines, chronicling their involvement in Korea, Vietnam, Lebanon and Grenada. The account comprises such striking exploits because the gruelling Chosin Reservoir crusade, which proved a preferrred attempt of braveness and self-discipline with the Marines remoted and overwhelmingly outnumbered in an unhospitable terrain the place temperatures reached as little as -35F at evening - they however emerged unbeaten - and the siege of Khe Sanh in the course of the Vietnam clash, delivering a entire review of the background, company, visual appeal and kit of those well-known troops

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