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The rising sun in the Pacific : 1931-April 1942

Author: Samuel Eliot Morison
Publisher: Edison, NJ : Castle Books, 2001, ©1948.
Series: History of United States naval operations in World War II, v. 3.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Eliot Morison
ISBN: 0785813047 9780785813040
OCLC Number: 52394020
Description: xxviii, 411 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part I: Panay through Pearl: Hakko Ichiu, 1920-1940 --
The two Navies, 1931-1941 --
Greater East Asia, 1938-1940 --
Last year of "Peace" in East Asia, October 1940-November 1941 --
The attack on Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941 --
Responsibility and repair --
Part II: The Philippines and near-by waters: The rising cloud, 1940-1941 --
Invasion, 8-25 December 1941 --
Fall of Guam, 10 December 1941 --
Landings in Malaya, 8-25 December 1941 --
Rear guard in the Philippines, 10 December 1941-6 May 1942 --
Part III: Out from Pearl 7 December 1941-4 March 1942: Pearl aftermath, 7-15 December 1941 --
Wake, 8-23 December 1941 --
Communications and carrier strikes, January-March 1942 --
Part IV: Defense of the Malay border January-March 1942: The Abda command --
Balikpapan, 6-24 January 1942 --
The octopus, January-February 1942 --
Prelude to invasion of Java, 15-27 February 1942 --
The battle of the Java Sea, 27 February 1942 --
Bloody sequel, 27 February-9 March 1942 --
Events in the Indian Ocean, 25 March-8 April 1942 --
First light, 10 March-18 April 1942 --
Index.
Series Title: History of United States naval operations in World War II, v. 3.
Responsibility: Samuel Eliot Morison.

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