Islands of Destiny

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: John Prados

Narrated By: Richard Ferrone

Publisher: Recorded Books

Date: February 2013

Duration: 17 hours 53 minutes


Acclaimed WWII historian and military intelligence expert John Prados offers a provocative reassessment of the Allies' battle for the Solomon Islands-a turbulent, dramatic campaign that, he argues, was the true turning point of the Pacific conflict.


  • Dale S

    The monotone incorrect pronunciation of the Japanese officers and ships is extraordinarily tedious. Trivial data, ie. the number of anti-aircraft machine gun rounds fired by one of the Japanese destroyers, make this tome longer than the war itself.