By: Lord, Walter.Material type: TextPublisher: New York, Harper and Row Edition: [1st ed.].Description: x, 331 pages illustrations, portraits 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Midway, Battle of, 1942 | World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, AmericanAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Incredible victory.DDC classification: 940.542/6
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|D773 .S6 The United States Navy in World War II :||D774.C63 H69 1975 Blue skies and blood :||D774.M5 H67 The Battle of Midway,||D774.M5 L6 Incredible victory.||D777 .D84 A battle history of the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1941-1945 /||D777 .J3 The Japanese Navy in World War II;||D780 .F7 Enemy submarine :|
Includes bibliographical references.
The crucial World War II Battle of Midway is stirringly re-created from both the American and Japanese points of view.
A single stroke -- The code and the target -- Ready -- "Many planes heading Midway" -- "Hawks at Angels 12" -- The target attacks -- "Pilots, man your planes!" -- "Don't let this carrier escape" -- Dead in the water -- Abandon ship -- The Emperor's portrait -- Winners and losers -- Home again -- The riddles of Midway.