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The Resource Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer

Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer

Label
Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal
Title
Neptune's inferno
Title remainder
the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal
Statement of responsibility
James D. Hornfischer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on interviews with veterans and primary sources to present a narrative account of the pivotal World War II campaign, chronicling the three-month effort to gain control of Guadalcanal as a battle that taught the U.S. Navy and Marines new approaches to warfare
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hornfischer, James D
Dewey number
940.54/265933
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Veterans
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943
Label
Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [439]-489] and index
Contents
Eighty-two ships -- Sea of troubles -- Fighting fleet rising -- Storm tide -- The thundering
Control code
ocn731918369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Bantam Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxii, 516 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553385120
Lccn
2010027231
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)731918369
Label
Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [439]-489] and index
Contents
Eighty-two ships -- Sea of troubles -- Fighting fleet rising -- Storm tide -- The thundering
Control code
ocn731918369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Bantam Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxii, 516 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553385120
Lccn
2010027231
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)731918369

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