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Island fighting

Author: Rafael Steinberg; Time-Life Books.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, ©1978.
Series: World War II.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Guadalcanal campaign and the slow conquest of islands in the Pacific by U.S. forces during the last months of World War II. Part of the Time-Life series on World War II.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Illustrated works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steinberg, Rafael, 1927-
Island fighting.
Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, ©1978
(OCoLC)654707655
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rafael Steinberg; Time-Life Books.
ISBN: 0809424886 9780809424887 0809424878 9780809424870
OCLC Number: 3730515
Description: 208 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Operation shoestring --
Treadmill in Papua --
Up the Solomons Ladder --
Lessons in atoll warfare --
MacArthur's road back --
Book, sand and coral --
Picture essays: Calm before the storm ; The allies' eyes and ears ; A painful path to victory ; Kenney's Flying Devils ; The Tarawa killing ground ; The Navy's floating bases ; The agony of Peleliu ; The "Can do" Seabees.
Series Title: World War II.
Responsibility: by Rafael Steinberg and the editors of Time-Life Books.

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The Guadalcanal campaign and the slow conquest of islands in the Pacific by U.S. forces during the last months of World War II. Part of the Time-Life series on World War II.

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