I love Mr Griffin's books, especially the ones about WWII. His Corps books are excellent and The Call to Arms is one off his better ones, if that is possible. He provides the history of the moment while using fiction to bring the story alive. I highly recommend this book.
I love Mr Griffin's books, especially the ones about WWII.
Counterattack (The Corps Series) by . Call to Arms (The Corps, Book 2). . W. E. B. Griffin is also the author of the bestselling Corps, Brotherhood of War, Badge of Honor, Men at War, and Honor Bound series. Armor Association and St. Andrew of the . Army Aviation Association, and is a life member of the . Special Operations Association; Gaston-Lee Post 5660, Veterans of Foreign Wars; China Post in Exile of the American Legion; and the Police Chiefs Association of Southeast Pennsylvania
Book II, Call to Arms (1987), ISBN 0-515-09349-1.
Many of his characters must battle red tape and bureaucratic mix-ups, sometimes making humorous end-runs around the system. Griffin was the co-founder of the William E. Colby Seminar on Intelligence, Military, and Diplomatic Affairs at Norwich University in Vermont, along with his friend, historian, and Patton biographer Colonel Carlo D'Este. Book II, Call to Arms (1987), ISBN 0-515-09349-1.
The subject of the letter was "Development within the Marine Corps of a unit for purposes similar to the British .
The subject of the letter was "Development within the Marine Corps of a unit for purposes similar to the British Commandos and the Chinese Guerrillas. It was not common then, nor is it now, for lowly captains of the reserve to write letters to the Commandant of the Marine Corps setting out in detail how they think the Commandant should wage war. This was an unusual captain, however. Four hundred seventy officers and then of the Marine Corps and Navy and 1,146 American civilian workmen entered Japanese -captivity.
Written by W. Griffin, Audiobook narrated by Dick Hill. The Corps Series, Book 2. By: W. Griffin. Narrated by: Dick Hill. Series: Corps, Book 2. Length: 14 hrs and 3 mins.
Griffin is a fantastic story teller. he makes sure the reader understands the foot notes and the jargon used by The Marine Corps.
The attack on Pearl Harbor swept America into the raging heart of the. Griffin is a fantastic story teller.
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
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. The Philadelphia Inquirer. This man has really done his homework. I confess to impatiently awaiting the appearance of succeeding books in the series. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere.
Call to Arms (The Corps Battleground (The Corps W. B Griffin. Year Published: 1990.
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The Corps Series was launched with the Book I of the series, Semper Fi. The Corps Series marked a shift in Griffin’s writing, this time focusing on the action element of plot and the world-wide epic picture of the war.
Fire in (2002) and Retreat, Hell! in (2004)
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.