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Island fighting

Author: Rafael Steinberg; Time-Life Books.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, 1979, ©1978.
Series: World War II.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : RevView all editions and formats
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The Guadalcanal campaign and the slow conquest of islands in the Pacific by U.S. forces during the last months of World War II. Part of the Time-Life series on World War II.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rafael Steinberg; Time-Life Books.
OCLC Number: 10198250
Description: 208 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Operation shoestring --
Treadmill in Papua --
Up the Solomons Ladder --
Lessons in atoll warfare --
MacAarthur's road back --
Book, sand and coral --
Picture essays: Calm before the storm --
Allies' eyes and ears --
Painful path to victory --
Kenney's Flying Devils --
Tarawa killing ground --
Navy's floating bases --
Agony of Peleliu --
"Can do" Seabees.
Series Title: World War II.
Responsibility: by Rafael Steinberg and the editors of Time-Life Books.

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The Guadalcanal campaign and the slow conquest of islands in the Pacific by U.S. forces during the last months of World War II. Part of the Time-Life series on World War II.

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