"Bloody battles well done, much excellent period writing (aside from love-stuff), and altogether a recovery from 2002's woozy A God in Ruins. (For our review of 1953's Battle Cry ['It's terrific . . . Don't miss it'], go to www.kirkusreviews.com.)"
A posthumous novel by Uris, who died, at 78, on June 21, celebrates the Marine Corps, as did his first, Battle Cry
, now marking its 50th anniversary.
Read full book review >