the Pacific: band of brothers

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    if you liked BOB another one to be released next year. the Pacific. from Guadalcanal to the Abombs

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    Ffo!
     
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    I can't wait to see this. It looks epic!
     
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    I hppe this iteration has more true story and less "based upon true story".
     
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    BOB followed the book very closely.
     
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    i am really looking forward to this, i have always had a fascination with the campaign in the pacific.
     
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    Then the book didn't follow documented facts very closely, in some instances....Which is uncharacteristic for Steven Ambrose.

    A fairly comprehensive litany of deviations from the BoB docu-fiction and actual reality can be found here:
    Band of Brothers
     
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    Fascinating. Thanks.
     
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    Awesome! My Dad was in the Pacific Theater. He didn't talk much about it.
     
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    mine was in the med. he didn't talk much either when he came home
     

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