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My saintly wife talked me into trying HBO’s Pacific war mini-series — I was reluctant because I am months behind in my research reading for my next book. I was hooked instantly. So I was interested when J-as-in-Jules Crittenden posted a supporting reading list.

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My saintly wife talked me into trying HBO’s Pacific war mini-series — I was reluctant because I am months behind in my research reading for my next book. I was hooked instantly.

So I was interested when J-as-in-Jules Crittenden posted a supporting reading list.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1
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