The story takes place on Anopopei, a fictional island somewhere in the South Pacific. American forces are faced with a campaign to drive out the Japanese so that Americans can advance into the Philippines. The novel focuses on the experiences of one platoon. Part One, Wave[ edit ] Characters are introduced as they wait around for orders. A naval bombardment takes place.
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