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History of United States Naval Operations in World War II Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942 (volume4) cover
  • ISBN: 9780252069956
  • ISBN10: 0252069951

History of United States Naval Operations in World War II Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942 (volume4)

by Samuel Eliot Morison

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  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Univ of Illinois Pr
  • Publish date: 08/01/2001
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The University of Illinois Press continues its paperback release of Samuel Eliot Morison's panoramic fifteen-volume naval history with three volumes that chronicle the war in the Pacific from May 1942 through May 1944. This new edition will be issued in increments of three volumes per season through Spring 2003.Morison's genius for capturing the flash and fire and the pathos of combat infuses his narrative with an immense vitality and suspense. This is not an official history, in the ordinary sense of that term, but "Morison's history, " a gripping, face-to-face encounter with the human drama of war.Volume 4: Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942 -- August 1942 details the American victory in the Coral Sea and the U.S. Navy's stunning defeat of a far superior Japanese force at Midway, as well as the events leading up to the six-month struggle at Guadalcanal. This volume also provides a richly detailed look at the first-year exploits of the "Silent Service": the fledgling American submarine,corps in the Pacific. Morison supplements his firsthand experience of American operations and access to Allied documents with critical information from the Japanese side.
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