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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Galen Roger Perras
|Notes:||Originally published: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2003.
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Waterloo, 1995.
|Description:||xiv, 274 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||One of our great strategic points : Alaskan defence, 1867-1934 --
He who holds Alaska will hold the world : Alaskan security, 1934-41 --
Entirely open to attack : Aleutian defence, December 1941 to June 1942 --
All commanders on minor fronts regard their own actions as highly important : July 1942 to January 1943 --
Total destruction is the only answer : westward to Attu --
A strong Alaska means a foot-loose fleet : Kiska's capture --
We have opened the door to Tokyo : plans to take the Kurile Ilsands, 1943-5 --
Stepping stones to nowhere.
|Responsibility:||Galen Roger Perras.|