Red Blood, Black Sand: Fighting Alongside John Basilone from Boot Camp to Iwo Jima

2012 | ISBN: 0425247406, 0425257428 | English | 368 Pages | EPUB | 0.6 MB

In 1944, the U.S. Marines were building the 5th Marine Division-also known as "The Spearhead"-in preparation for the invasion of the small, Japanese-held island of Iwo Jima....

When Charlie Tatum entered Camp Pendleton to begin Marine boot camp, he was just a smart-aleck teenager ea

Wilhelm Ostwald: The Autobiography (Springer Biographies)

English | 24 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 3319469533 | 704 Pages | PDF | 6.29 MB

This book is the translated and commented autobiography of Wilhelm Ostwald (1853-1932), who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1909. It is the first translation of the German original version "Lebenslinien: Eine Selbstbiographie," published by Ostwald in 1926/27, and has been painstakingly translate