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Carrier warfare in the Pacific

an oral history collection

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Pacific Ocean.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • Aircraft carriers -- United States -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean.,
    • Oral history.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-298) and index.

      Statementedited by E.T. Wooldridge ; foreword by John B. Connally.
      SeriesSmithsonian history of aviation series
      ContributionsWooldridge, E. T.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD769.45 .C37 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 309 p. :
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1738143M
      ISBN 101560982640
      LC Control Number92043343

      War In The Pacific. Featured. Your History Book Forgot This: The Real Reason Japan Attacked at Pearl Harbor This Aircraft Carrier Was Destroyed by Japan (But It Might Have Scored the Ultimate. on to Part 2, Carrier Warfare, , Each Summary is complete in its own right. The same information may therefore be found in a number of related summaries (for more ship information, go to Naval History Homepage and type Pacific Ocean. Japanese.

      Smithsonian History of Aviation and Spaceflight Series book. Smithsonian History of Aviation and Spaceflight Series book. Carrier Warfare in the Pacific: An Carrier Warfare in the Pacific: An Oral History Collection Publications Mobile expand. Carrier Warfare in the Pacific: An Oral History Collection; Carrier Warfare in the Pacific. Naval power and naval air power played a crucial role in the war in the Pacific in ways not seen before or since in modern warfare. This article on war in the Pacific is an excerpt from Barrett Tillman’s book On Wave and Wing: The Year Quest to Perfect the Aircraft Carrier.

      Jan 06,  · Morison is a start, but he knew nothing about carrier warfare, and that aspect of the Pacific War is poorly covered in his books. Also, from what I remember the Army receives short shrift too. Your best bet is Ian W. Toll's Pacific War trilogy. However, the last book "Twilight of the Gods" does not come out until the middle of [WW II- carrier airpower as told by participants in the Pacific War] "N" Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. 9 vols. Washington: Naval Historical Center,


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