BLOODY RIDGE AND BEYOND: A World War II Marine's Memoir of Edson's Raiders in the Pacific
If Henderson Field on Guadalcanal were to fall, it meant the demise of some 12,500 Marines. The ridge that shielded Henderson Field, manned by Edson's Raiders of the 1st Marine Raider Battalion, was all that stood between them and defeat. So began one of WWII's most remarkable stories--a heroic defense that unfolds here. Photos.
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