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Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal

Author: James D Hornfischer; Robertson Dean
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Audio, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As the United States maneuvered for control of the seaways of the Solomon Islands during World War II, it engaged the Japanese at Guadalcanal, which proved to be a turning point in the war. Utilizing interviews and recently unclassified documents, Hornfischer vividly recreates the battle, now heralded as the most important campaign in the Pacific Theater.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
History
Interviews
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: James D Hornfischer; Robertson Dean
ISBN: 9780307881397 0307881393
OCLC Number: 641520822
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Duration: 18:30:00.
Performer(s): Read by Robertson Dean.
Description: 15 sound discs (18 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: James D. Hornfischer.

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As the United States maneuvered for control of the seaways of the Solomon Islands during World War II, it engaged the Japanese at Guadalcanal, which proved to be a turning point in the war. Utilizing interviews and recently unclassified documents, Hornfischer vividly recreates the battle, now heralded as the most important campaign in the Pacific Theater.

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