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Fortress Rabaul : the battle for the Southwest Pacific, January 1942-April 1943

Gamble, Bruce2010
Books, Manuscripts
Imprint:
Minneapolis : Zenith Press, 2013.
Collation:
xvii, 398 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-385) and indexes.
Contents:
Volcanoes, God, and coconuts -- 24 Squadron -- Gladiators -- Desperate hours -- The fall of Rabaul -- Counterattack -- Stronghold -- Task force -- Medal of Honor : Edward "Butch" O'Hare -- Carmichael's raid -- Yanks down under -- The last outpost -- New Guinea interlude -- Wild eagles -- MO : the offensive blunted -- Guests of the Emperor -- Fading glory -- MacArthur's new airman -- Medal of Honor : Harl Pease, Jr. -- The personification of evil -- Momentum -- New identities -- Heavy bomber blues -- Medal of Honor : Kenneth N. Walker -- Blood in the water -- Operation I-Go : Yamamoto's last offensive -- Death of a warrior god -- Epilogue.
ISBN:
9780760345597
Dewey class:
940.54
Language:
English
BRN:
8347
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