Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series ; no. 147.
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"You shitheads are here to learn to fight!" "Vandegrift, I have some very disconcerting news" "I'm beginning to doubt whether there's a Jap on the whole damned island" "May I retake Tulagi too?" "The bastards are in the trees!" "Was this going to be the real test?" "F k Babe Ruth!" "Crying, praying, and cursing all at the same time" "Goddamn, they got me in the eyes!" "We aren't going to let those people lay up there all day" Epilogue Appendix A. Officers, 1st Marine Regiment, Combat Group B (Reinforced), Tenaru River Subsector Appendix B. Officers, 1st Marine Regiment, Combat Group B (Reinforced), South Subsector Appendix C. US Marine casualties, Battle of the Tenaru, August 21, 1942 Appendix D. Officers and staff, First Echelon, Ichiki Detachment.
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Print version: Bartsch, William H. Victory fever on Guadalcanal : Japan's first land defeat of World War II. College Station : Texas A&M University Press,  Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series ; number 147