Saturday, March 01, 2014

Incredible Victory Review

Incredible Victory paints a vivid portrait of the battle of Midway, which was a critical encounter in world history. Walter Lord's story of the battle of Midway artfully covers the strategy involved. But more importantly, it also conveys a telling feeling for the human story of the clash. When the smoke cleared and the battle was over three Japanese carriers and one U.S. carrier were gone, and Midway remained a U.S. outpost. Mere months after the crushing blow of Pearl Harbor, the battle showed the potential for America to come back. The books title title is no hype. It was an incredible victory. More

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