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The Resource Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer

Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer

Label
Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal
Title
Neptune's inferno
Title remainder
the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal
Statement of responsibility
James D. Hornfischer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on interviews with veterans and primary sources to present a narrative account of the pivotal World War II campaign, chronicling the three-month effort to gain control of Guadalcanal as a battle that taught the U.S. Navy and Marines new approaches to warfare
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hornfischer, James D
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Veterans
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943
Label
Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [465]-489] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eighty-two ships -- Sea of troubles -- Fighting fleet rising -- Storm tide -- The thundering
Control code
ocn613432356
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First ed
Extent
xxii, 516 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780553806700
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010027231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553806700
  • (OCoLC)613432356
  • (Sirsi) b12691689
Label
Neptune's inferno : the U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal, James D. Hornfischer
Publication
Note
Map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [465]-489] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eighty-two ships -- Sea of troubles -- Fighting fleet rising -- Storm tide -- The thundering
Control code
ocn613432356
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First ed
Extent
xxii, 516 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780553806700
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010027231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553806700
  • (OCoLC)613432356
  • (Sirsi) b12691689

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