Captain Fleming Pickering has been assigned to collect intelligence of what is happening in the field especially in the Pacific islands which is to be compared with reports from the admirals but he must also reconcile and channel the rivalry between the Navy and the Marines to keep the Japanese from taking Guadalcanal with the help of a bunch of brave pilots. Pickering had a remarkable record of service under the marines but has not been assigned to coll... Final Justices
Putnam, Jan 2003, 26.95, 416 pp.
Instead of going to law school and becoming an attorney in the prestigious family firm, Matt Payne joins the Philadelphia police force. At first, everyone connected to Matt, on the job and off, thinks this is something he has to get out of his system before returning to the “proper” fold. Matt however solves some high profile cases and eventually becomes a respected detective. When ... Semper Fi - The Corps 1
Killer McCoy is a United States Marine, formerly assigned to a division in China, but after a fight with Italian soldiers, he is reassigned. He meets a Malcom Pickering, and they become friends. He goes to a training school with Malcom and they both emerge as second lieutenants, and that is the begining of The Corps series by W.E.B. Griffin.... Special Ops - Brotherhood of War 9
Jack is an American soldier who was born and raised in the Congo. Sandy Felter is Special Counselor to the President who believes that Che Guevara should be allowed to live and not be martyred for the cause. The story focuses on Jack and the men he serves with and his involvement in the mission to prevent Guevara being murdered by the many people who devoutly wish his death. The action centers on Argentina and the Congo, where the American army (Green Be...
Under Fire - The Corps 9
This book deals with the US Marines assigned to the CIA in the begining of the war in Korea. The story revolves around Captain Ken McCoy who is a WWII vet assigned as a covert operator for CIA under his old OSS boss Gen. Pickering. McCoy's job is to assist in the landings at Inchon and rescue Pickerings son Pick, a downed Marine Corsair Pilot who was shot down over South Korea. ...