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The empire falls : Battle of Midway

Author: Steve White; Gary Erksine; Richard Elson
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Osprey Pub., 2006.
Series: Osprey graphic history, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Relive the story of the desperate struggle for Midway and the defeat of the Imperial Japanese Navy. Join the heroic pilots and sailors as they fought in planes, ships and submarines, to strike a decisive blow in the Pacific Ocean and to bring peace one step closer."--Bac cover.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Children's nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve White; Gary Erksine; Richard Elson
ISBN: 1846030587 9781846030581
OCLC Number: 123452103
Notes: Includes poster (48 x 31 cm. folded to 24 x 16 cm.), inserted at p. [3] of cover.
Description: 48 pages : chiefly color illustrations, color map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Who's who --
World War 2 1939-1945 --
The feared U.S. carriers --
The Japanese plan of attack --
The Battle of Midway --
The road to ruin.
Series Title: Osprey graphic history, 3.
Responsibility: Hama, Erksine, Elson.
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One of the most important naval battles in history, Midway marked a crucial turning point in the war in the Pacific. This book depicts the story of Midway, characterized by espionage, daring, luck,  Read more...

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