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Cruise of the Lanikai : Incitement to War.

Author: Kemp Tolley
Publisher: New York : Naval Institute Press, 2014.
Series: Bluejacket books Cruise of the Lanikai
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In early December 1941 in the Philippines, a young Navy ensign named Kemp Tolley was given his first ship command, an old 76-foot schooner that had once served as a movie prop in John Ford's ""The Hurricane."" Crewed mostly by Filipinos who did not speak English and armed with a cannon that had last seen service in the Spanish-American War, the Lanikai was under top-secret presidential orders to sail south into  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kemp Tolley
ISBN: 1612512232 9781612512235
OCLC Number: 1162174536
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (362 pages)
Series Title: Bluejacket books Cruise of the Lanikai

Abstract:

In early December 1941 in the Philippines, a young Navy ensign named Kemp Tolley was given his first ship command, an old 76-foot schooner that had once served as a movie prop in John Ford's ""The Hurricane."" Crewed mostly by Filipinos who did not speak English and armed with a cannon that had last seen service in the Spanish-American War, the Lanikai was under top-secret presidential orders to sail south into waters where the Japanese fleet was thought to be. Ostensibly the crew was to spy on Japanese naval movements, but to Tolley it was clear that their mission was to create an incide

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