Islands of Destiny: The Solomons Campaign and the Eclipse of the Rising Sun
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: March 2013
Duration: 17 hours 53 minutes
John Prados enjoys well-deserved acclaim for his work as a World War II historian and military intelligence expert. In this dramatically told reassessment of the Allies' battle for the Solomon Islands, Prados demonstrates how this campaign -- and not Midway, as commonly thought -- turned the tide in the Pacific.