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The Resource The fleet at flood tide : America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945, James D. Hornfischer

The fleet at flood tide : America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945, James D. Hornfischer

Label
The fleet at flood tide : America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945
Title
The fleet at flood tide
Title remainder
America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945
Statement of responsibility
James D. Hornfischer
Title variation
America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Timed to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, here is an unprecedented account of the extraordinary World War II air, land, and sea campaign that brought the U.S. Navy to the apex of its strength and marked the rise of the United States as a global superpower,"--Amazon.com
Summary
Presents an account of the monumental Pacific War campaign that brought the U.S. Navy to the apex of its power and established the foundation for the United States as the dominant global superpower
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10530274
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hornfischer, James D
Dewey number
940.54/5973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D767
LC item number
.H598 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Spruance, Raymond Ames
  • Turner, Richmond Kelly
  • Tibbets, Paul W.
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945
Label
The fleet at flood tide : America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945, James D. Hornfischer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part One: Sea -- Engine of Siege -- On the Western Warpath -- In Turner's Train -- A Charge for Ozawa -- The Outer Colony -- a Rumor of Fleets -- OBB and UDT -- Heavy Weather -- Part Two: Land -- Heavier, Higher, Faster -- d Day -- Trail, Attack, Report -- Tank Attack -- The View From the Mountain -- First Contact -- War of the Wind Machines -- Fast Carriers Down -- To Build a Better Airfield -- Beyond Darkness -- Smith versus Smith -- Satan's Breath -- The Dying Game -- Sniper Ship on a Cave Shoot -- Beyond all Boundaries -- Atop Suicide Cliffs -- Regime Change -- Steel Like Snowflakes -- The Will to Lose Hard -- Part Three: Air -- Secrets of New Mexico -- Going Critical -- Everybody's Business -- Divine Woods -- Methods of Death on the Wing -- Opportunity and Madness -- Prompt and Utter Destruction -- Clear-cut Results -- Part Four: Earth -- Eight Bells for an Empire -- The War Wearies
Control code
ocn951742544
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 602 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780345548702
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016027323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)951742544
Label
The fleet at flood tide : America at total war in the Pacific, 1944-1945, James D. Hornfischer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Part One: Sea -- Engine of Siege -- On the Western Warpath -- In Turner's Train -- A Charge for Ozawa -- The Outer Colony -- a Rumor of Fleets -- OBB and UDT -- Heavy Weather -- Part Two: Land -- Heavier, Higher, Faster -- d Day -- Trail, Attack, Report -- Tank Attack -- The View From the Mountain -- First Contact -- War of the Wind Machines -- Fast Carriers Down -- To Build a Better Airfield -- Beyond Darkness -- Smith versus Smith -- Satan's Breath -- The Dying Game -- Sniper Ship on a Cave Shoot -- Beyond all Boundaries -- Atop Suicide Cliffs -- Regime Change -- Steel Like Snowflakes -- The Will to Lose Hard -- Part Three: Air -- Secrets of New Mexico -- Going Critical -- Everybody's Business -- Divine Woods -- Methods of Death on the Wing -- Opportunity and Madness -- Prompt and Utter Destruction -- Clear-cut Results -- Part Four: Earth -- Eight Bells for an Empire -- The War Wearies
Control code
ocn951742544
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 602 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780345548702
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016027323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)951742544

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