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Title
Major fleet-versus-fleet operations in the Pacific War, 1941-1945 Major fleet-versus-fleet operations in the Pacific War, 1941-1945
Type
Text
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
maps
Classification
LCC: D767 .V45 2014 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 940.54/26 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2014038173
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Summary
"A detailed study of three major naval operations of World War II. These three, initiated by imperial Japan, took place in the Pacific and resulted in the battles of the Coral Sea, Midway/Aleutians, and the Philippine Sea. All the cases provide ample background on the geographic and strategic context of the operations, as well as an account of the unfolding of the action utilizing much primary source material in, especially, American and Japanese archives"--Provided by publisher.
Table Of Contents
List of maps, sidebars, and figures
Foreword / by Carnes Lord
Part 1. Fleet versus fleet
The Port Moresby-Solomons operation and Allied reaction, 27 April-11 May 1942
The Midway-Aleutians operation, 25 May-14 June 1942
Part 2. Fleet versus fleet/shore
Japanese A-Go operation (Battle of the Philippine Sea) : Situation and theater
Japanese A-Go operation (Battle of the Philippine Sea) : Planning and preparation
Japanese A-Go operation (Battle of the Philippine Sea) : execution
Japanese A-Go operation (Battle of the Philippine Sea) : Operational lessons.
Authorized Access Point
Vego, Milan N., Major fleet-versus-fleet operations in the Pacific War, 1941-1945