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Challenge for the Pacific : the bloody six-month Battle of Guadalcanal

Author: Robert Leckie
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Da Capo Press ed., Da Capo Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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For six months during 1942, Allied and Japanese forces fought on a little-known island called Guadalcanal. Robert Leckie, a decorated machine gunner, tells of his own experiences as well as those of  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leckie, Robert.
Challenge for the Pacific.
New York : Da Capo Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607222788
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Leckie
ISBN: 0306809117 9780306809118
OCLC Number: 40126887
Notes: Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1965, in series: The crossroads of world history series.
Description: ix, 372 pages : maps, plans ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Robert Leckie.

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"Leckie describes this outstanding American combined operation from an intensely personal yet well-documented angle". -- Daily Telegraph

 
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