skip to content
Stepping stones to nowhere : the Aleutian Islands, Alaska, and American military strategy, 1867-1945 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Stepping stones to nowhere : the Aleutian Islands, Alaska, and American military strategy, 1867-1945

Author: Galen Roger Perras
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Galen Roger Perras
ISBN: 1591148367 9781591148364
OCLC Number: 53015264
Notes: Originally published: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2003.
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Waterloo, 1995.
Description: xiv, 274 pages : illustrations ; 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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53015264> # Stepping stones to nowhere : the Aleutian Islands, Alaska, and American military strategy, 1867-1945
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "53015264" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/annapolis_md> ; # Annapolis, Md.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239641> ; # Alaska--Aleutian Islands.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> ; # Military campaigns
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Event/1939_1945> ; # 1939-1945
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204310> ; # Canada.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/canada_united_states> ; # Canada--United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/united_states_canada> ; # United States--Canada.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355062> ; # Strategic aspects of individual places
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/aleutian_islands_alaska> ; # Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353799> ; # Military relations
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.5428/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010119615> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Alaska--Aleutian Islands
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2003" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/66642284> ; # Galen Roger Perras
    schema:datePublished "2003" ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793918112> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Stepping stones to nowhere : the Aleutian Islands, Alaska, and American military strategy, 1867-1945"@en ;
    schema:productID "53015264" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53015264#PublicationEvent/annapolis_md_naval_institute_press_2003> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Agent/naval_institute_press> ; # Naval Institute Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781591148364> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53015264> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Agent/naval_institute_press> # Naval Institute Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Naval Institute Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/aleutian_islands_alaska> # Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Aleutian Islands (Alaska)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/annapolis_md> # Annapolis, Md.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Annapolis, Md." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/canada_united_states> # Canada--United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Canada--United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793918112#Place/united_states_canada> # United States--Canada.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States--Canada." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010119615> # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Alaska--Aleutian Islands
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Alaska--Aleutian Islands"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204310> # Canada.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Canada." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239641> # Alaska--Aleutian Islands.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Alaska--Aleutian Islands." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353799> # Military relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355062> # Strategic aspects of individual places
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Strategic aspects of individual places"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> # Military campaigns
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military campaigns"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66642284> # Galen Roger Perras
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1961" ;
    schema:familyName "Perras" ;
    schema:givenName "Galen Roger" ;
    schema:name "Galen Roger Perras" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781591148364>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1591148367" ;
    schema:isbn "9781591148364" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53015264>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53015264> ; # Stepping stones to nowhere : the Aleutian Islands, Alaska, and American military strategy, 1867-1945
    schema:dateModified "2016-07-08" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.