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Marine tank battles in the Pacific

Author: Oscar E Gilbert
Publisher: Conshohocken, PA : Combined Pub., ©2001.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oscar E Gilbert
ISBN: 1580970508 9781580970501
OCLC Number: 45917262
Description: 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Novices at war: birth of the Tank Corps and the coming of war --
Blood on the tracks: Guadalcanal and the Southern Solomons --
A job for the Army: the New Georgia campaign --
The defensive offensive: Bougainville --
Drowning on the reef: Tarawa --
Swamp tanks: Cape Gloucester --
The last charge: Roi-Namur and the Marshall Islands --
The bloodiest battle you never heard of: Saipan --
"The most perfect amphibious operation": Tinian --
A point of honor: Guam --
In the glory oven: Peleliu --
Hell boils over: Iwo Jima --
Processing the enemy: Okinawa --
Anticlimax: the collapse of Japan and occupation.
Responsibility: Oscar E. Gilbert.
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