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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hornfischer, James D.
Ship of ghosts.
New York : Bantam Books, 2006
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James D Hornfischer
|Description:||530 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||On Asia Station --
A bloodstained sea --
The emperor's guests --
In the jungle of the Kwai --
Rendezvous with freedom --
Men of the USS Houston (CA-30) and the lost battalion killed in action or died in captivity, 1942-1945.
|Responsibility:||James D. Hornfischer.|
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A history book mixed with action
I thought that this was a good history book that mixed action with facts to give the reader the full story of the USS Houston. The book does not just cover what happened to the ship during World War Two, but it covers the entire life of the ship and what an impact it had.It was much more interesting...
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