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Miracle at Midway

Author: Gordon W Prange; Donald M Goldstein; Katherine V Dillon
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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[This book is the] history of the battle of Midway, an American victory that marked the turning point of the war in the Pacific during World War II.-Introd.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon W Prange; Donald M Goldstein; Katherine V Dillon
OCLC Number: 228303784
Notes: Originally published: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1982.
Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Breath of fresh air --
We should occupy Midway --
Shiver over Japan --
One touch of an armored sleeve --
Expected and constant threat --
Required to aim at two hares --
There was no rest --
Can you hold midway? --
Admiral's admiral --
Moment of fulfillment --
Principle of calculated risk --
On a major mission --
Constant vigilance has to be maintained --
Not the least doubt about a victory --
Clock was running ever faster --
In high spirits and full of confidence --
Take off for attack! --
Extra luck riding with us --
Even the midst of the pacific is small --
This was to be the day of days --
Hawks at angels twelve --
There is need for a second attack --
Complete failure --
There they are! --
Japanese were not as yet checked --
What the hell is headquarters doing? --
At last they have come --
They were almost wiped out --
Burning hell --
Calamity like this --
We, with Hiryu alone --
Determined to sink an enemy ship --
Don't let another day like come to us again! --
There is no hope --
I will apologize to the emperor --
Why should I not sleep soundly? --
I trembled with great sorrow --
SOber an sickening sight --
Midway to our objective --
Analysis, Japan, a mass of chaos --
Analysis, United States, brilliance, shot with luck --
Meaning of Midway, forty years later --
Appendixes: Abbreviations; Order of battle; Chronology.
Responsibility: Gordon W. Prange, Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V. Dillon.

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[This book is the] history of the battle of Midway, an American victory that marked the turning point of the war in the Pacific during World War II.-Introd.

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