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The Resource Islands of destiny : the Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun, John Prados

Islands of destiny : the Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun, John Prados

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Islands of destiny : the Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun
Title
Islands of destiny
Title remainder
the Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun
Statement of responsibility
John Prados
Title variation
Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Prados offers a provocative reassessment of the Allies' battle for the Solomon Islands in WWII--a turbulent, dramatic campaign that, he argues, was the true turning point of the Pacific conflict
Writing style
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10151729
Cataloging source
DLC
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Prados, John
Dewey number
940.54/26593
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.98
LC item number
.P76 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943
Target audience
adult
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the Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun
Label
Islands of destiny : the Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun, John Prados
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: the Japanese after Midway -- All along the Watchtower -- Under the Southern Cross -- The crimson tide -- Empire in the balance -- Inching for ground -- War of attrition -- Fortress Rabaul -- South Pacific dreams
Control code
2012011417
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 388 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451238047
Lccn
2012011417
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Islands of destiny : the Solomons campaign and the eclipse of the rising sun, John Prados
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: the Japanese after Midway -- All along the Watchtower -- Under the Southern Cross -- The crimson tide -- Empire in the balance -- Inching for ground -- War of attrition -- Fortress Rabaul -- South Pacific dreams
Control code
2012011417
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 388 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451238047
Lccn
2012011417
Other physical details
ill., maps

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