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The Resource Midnight in the Pacific : Guadalcanal : the World War II battle that turned the tide of war, Joseph Wheelan

Midnight in the Pacific : Guadalcanal : the World War II battle that turned the tide of war, Joseph Wheelan

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Midnight in the Pacific : Guadalcanal : the World War II battle that turned the tide of war
Title
Midnight in the Pacific
Title remainder
Guadalcanal : the World War II battle that turned the tide of war
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Wheelan
Title variation
Guadalcanal
Title variation remainder
the World War II battle that turned the tide of war
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Published to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the battle, a sweeping narrative recounts America’s first major offensive in World War II—the brutal, no-quarter-given campaign to take Japanese-occupied Guadacanal between August 7, 1942, and February 10, 1943
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10574258
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Wheelan, Joseph
Dewey number
940.54/265933
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY / Military / World War II
Target audience
adult
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Guadalcanal: the World War II battle that turned the tide of war
Label
Midnight in the Pacific : Guadalcanal : the World War II battle that turned the tide of war, Joseph Wheelan
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-342) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
August part I: Marine invasion and naval disaster -- August part II: Japan strikes back: Tojo time and Alligator Creek -- September: "Let George do it" -- October: Plan X showdown -- November: Halsey's Navy triumphs -- December: the Army takes charge -- January-February: Operation KE and US victory
Control code
ocn965806191
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 356 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306824593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)965806191
Label
Midnight in the Pacific : Guadalcanal : the World War II battle that turned the tide of war, Joseph Wheelan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-342) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
August part I: Marine invasion and naval disaster -- August part II: Japan strikes back: Tojo time and Alligator Creek -- September: "Let George do it" -- October: Plan X showdown -- November: Halsey's Navy triumphs -- December: the Army takes charge -- January-February: Operation KE and US victory
Control code
ocn965806191
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 356 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306824593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)965806191

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