skip to content
The two ocean war : a short history of the United States Navy in the Second World War Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The two ocean war : a short history of the United States Navy in the Second World War

Author: Samuel Eliot Morison
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1963.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book has been written in the hope of breinging the exploits of the United States Navy in World War II to the attention of new readers. I have not attempted a uniform condensation of the fifteen previous volumes I have written, but rather to select the most important battles and campaigns.
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

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976.
Two ocean war.
Boston : Little, Brown, ©1963
(OCoLC)609841104
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Eliot Morison
OCLC Number: 965160
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 611 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The twenty years' peace, 1919-1939 --
Short of war, 1939-1941 --
Disaster at Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941 --
Disaster in the Far East, July 1941-May 1942 --
Destruction in the Atlantic, 1942 --
Carrier strikes, Coral Sea and Midway, December 1941-June 1942 --
Guadalcanal, August 1942-February 1943 --
North Africa and Sicily (operations TORCH and HUSKY), January 1942-August 1943 --
Forward in the Pacific, March 1943-April 1944 --
Gilberts and Marshalls, November 1943-July 1944 --
New Guinea and the Marianas, April-August 1944 --
Mediterranean and Atlantic, August 1943-June 1944 --
The navy in the invasion of France, 1944 --
Leyte, September-December 1944 --
The Philippines and submarine operations, 13 December 1944 to 15 August 1945 --
Iwo Jima and Okinawa, February-August 1945 --
The end of the war, November 1944-September 1945.
Responsibility: by Samuel Eliot Morison.

Abstract:

This book has been written in the hope of breinging the exploits of the United States Navy in World War II to the attention of new readers. I have not attempted a uniform condensation of the fifteen previous volumes I have written, but rather to select the most important battles and campaigns.

Reviews

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

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

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


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/965160>
library:oclcnum"965160"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:copyrightYear"1963"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1963"
schema:description"The twenty years' peace, 1919-1939 -- Short of war, 1939-1941 -- Disaster at Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941 -- Disaster in the Far East, July 1941-May 1942 -- Destruction in the Atlantic, 1942 -- Carrier strikes, Coral Sea and Midway, December 1941-June 1942 -- Guadalcanal, August 1942-February 1943 -- North Africa and Sicily (operations TORCH and HUSKY), January 1942-August 1943 -- Forward in the Pacific, March 1943-April 1944 -- Gilberts and Marshalls, November 1943-July 1944 -- New Guinea and the Marianas, April-August 1944 -- Mediterranean and Atlantic, August 1943-June 1944 -- The navy in the invasion of France, 1944 -- Leyte, September-December 1944 -- The Philippines and submarine operations, 13 December 1944 to 15 August 1945 -- Iwo Jima and Okinawa, February-August 1945 -- The end of the war, November 1944-September 1945."@en
schema:description"This book has been written in the hope of breinging the exploits of the United States Navy in World War II to the attention of new readers. I have not attempted a uniform condensation of the fifteen previous volumes I have written, but rather to select the most important battles and campaigns."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/448501>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The two ocean war : a short history of the United States Navy in the Second World War"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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