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The Resource Operation Storm : Japan's top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II, John J. Geoghegan

Operation Storm : Japan's top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II, John J. Geoghegan

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Operation Storm : Japan's top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II
Title
Operation Storm
Title remainder
Japan's top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II
Statement of responsibility
John J. Geoghegan
Title variation
Operation Storm
Title variation remainder
Japans top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the top-secret Japanese submarine project in World War II, creating submarines designed to work as underwater aircraft carriers, and the planned attack on U.S. cities that could have changed the outcome of the war
Tone
Writing style
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10175675
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Geoghegan, John J
Dewey number
940.5451/0952
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D783.6
LC item number
.G45 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Submarine warfare
Target audience
adult
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Japan's top secret submarines and it's plan to change the course of World War II
Label
Operation Storm : Japan's top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II, John J. Geoghegan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-460) and index
Contents
Prologue. Face-off ; The I-401 -- Preparation. Birth ; Nambu ; Underwater aircraft carriers ; Proof of concept ; Challenges -- Complications. Reduction and revival ; Nambu under fire ; Nambu becomes a mole ; Seiran takes flight ; The Panama Canal ; Ariizumi ; Ariizumi under fire -- The Segundo (SS 398) ; Decline -- Mission. Nambu and the I-401 ; The 631st ; Fulp on patrol ; Kure ; Adversity ; Attacking the Canal ; Green light ; Fulp's last patrol ; Nanao Bay ; The taste of persimmon ; Johnson takes command ; Operation Storm -- Race against time. Departure ; Under way ; Crossed wires ; The Emperor's voice ; Anarchy ; Escape ; Interception ; Spoils of war ; Reckoning ; Boarding party ; The tenth war god ; Bittersweet ; Freedom ; The long road home ; Rediscovery
Control code
ocn808215938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 478 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307464804
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)808215938
Label
Operation Storm : Japan's top secret submarines and its plan to change the course of World War II, John J. Geoghegan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-460) and index
Contents
Prologue. Face-off ; The I-401 -- Preparation. Birth ; Nambu ; Underwater aircraft carriers ; Proof of concept ; Challenges -- Complications. Reduction and revival ; Nambu under fire ; Nambu becomes a mole ; Seiran takes flight ; The Panama Canal ; Ariizumi ; Ariizumi under fire -- The Segundo (SS 398) ; Decline -- Mission. Nambu and the I-401 ; The 631st ; Fulp on patrol ; Kure ; Adversity ; Attacking the Canal ; Green light ; Fulp's last patrol ; Nanao Bay ; The taste of persimmon ; Johnson takes command ; Operation Storm -- Race against time. Departure ; Under way ; Crossed wires ; The Emperor's voice ; Anarchy ; Escape ; Interception ; Spoils of war ; Reckoning ; Boarding party ; The tenth war god ; Bittersweet ; Freedom ; The long road home ; Rediscovery
Control code
ocn808215938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 478 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307464804
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)808215938

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