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The barrier and the javelin : Japanese and Allied Pacific strategies, February to June 1942

Author: H P Willmott
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The second part of H. P. Willmott's classic three-volume history of the war in the Pacific, this work tells how Japan arrived at a situation in which war with the United States was the only means of  Read more...

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Willmott, H.P.
Barrier and the javelin.
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1983
(OCoLC)562830174
Online version:
Willmott, H.P.
Barrier and the javelin.
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©1983
(OCoLC)607778226
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H P Willmott
ISBN: 0870210920 9780870210921 9781591149491 1591149495
OCLC Number: 9828511
Notes: Second vol. of a trilogy that began with Empires in the balance.
Includes indexes.
Description: xvii, 596 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Pt. I: The Japanese situation --
The barrier or . . . --
. . . The javelin --
Moryalmi: the schlieffen plan of the Pacific war --
Pt. II: The allied situation --
The allies and the SouthWest Pacific --
Operation magic and the allied deployment for the battle of the Coral Sea --
Pt. III: The battle of the Coral Sea --
The preliminaries to battle --
The carrier contacts --
The reckoning and the withdrawals --
Pt. IV: The battle of Midway --
Operation magic and the American deployment for the battle of Midway --
Approach to contact --
Contact --
Miscalculations --
Mortal wounds --
Three against one --
Dusk and dust --
The final exchanges --
Pt. V: Final perspectives --
Final perspectives.
Responsibility: H.P. Willmott.

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