The Resource The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 23-26 October, 1944, Thomas J. Cutler

The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 23-26 October, 1944, Thomas J. Cutler

Label
The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 23-26 October, 1944
Title
The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 23-26 October, 1944
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Cutler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The last great naval battle of World War II, Leyte Gulf also is remembered as the biggest naval battle ever fought anywhere, and this book has been called the best account of it ever written. First published in hardcover on the battle's fiftieth anniversary in 1994 and drawing on materials not previously available, it blends history with human drama to give a real sense of what happened--despite the mammoth scope of the battle. Every facet of naval warfare was involved in the struggle that engaged some two hundred thousand men and 282 American, Japanese, and Australian ships over more tha
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cutler, Thomas J.
Dewey number
940.54/25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Bluejacket books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Leyte Gulf, Battle of, Philippines, 1944
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 23-26 October, 1944, Thomas J. Cutler
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, 1994
  • Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-327) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; List of Maps; Preface; Prologue; PART I: PRELUDES; 1. CINCOSOWESPAC; 2. COMINCH; 3. CINCPAC; 4. COMTHIRDFLT; 5. ""We Will Fight You All!""; PART II: THE RETURN; 6. King Two; 7. ""We Sailed Quietly East in the Dark of the Night""; 8. ""Strike!""; PART III: FIRST BLOOD; 9. Of Sorties, Submarines, and Coffee; 10. Dangerous Ground; PART IV: 24 OCTOBER 1944; 11. TG 38.3; 12. Sibuyan and Sulu Seas; 13. ""Start Them North""; PART V: Night of 24-25 October 1944; 14. Exits and Entrances; 15. Midwatch in Surigao Strait; 16. Curtain Call; 17. Friction and Fog; PART VI: 25 OCTOBER 1944
  • 18. ""Charge of the Light Brigade""19. ""The World Wonders""; 20. ""Divine Wind""; PART VII: AFTERMATH; 21. Long Nights; 22. Epitaph; Source Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 343 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612515694
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
26311CCC-CC28-4D76-9242-F60B167E2FBF
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906046161
  • ocn906046161
Label
The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 23-26 October, 1944, Thomas J. Cutler
Link
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, 1994
  • Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-327) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; List of Maps; Preface; Prologue; PART I: PRELUDES; 1. CINCOSOWESPAC; 2. COMINCH; 3. CINCPAC; 4. COMTHIRDFLT; 5. ""We Will Fight You All!""; PART II: THE RETURN; 6. King Two; 7. ""We Sailed Quietly East in the Dark of the Night""; 8. ""Strike!""; PART III: FIRST BLOOD; 9. Of Sorties, Submarines, and Coffee; 10. Dangerous Ground; PART IV: 24 OCTOBER 1944; 11. TG 38.3; 12. Sibuyan and Sulu Seas; 13. ""Start Them North""; PART V: Night of 24-25 October 1944; 14. Exits and Entrances; 15. Midwatch in Surigao Strait; 16. Curtain Call; 17. Friction and Fog; PART VI: 25 OCTOBER 1944
  • 18. ""Charge of the Light Brigade""19. ""The World Wonders""; 20. ""Divine Wind""; PART VII: AFTERMATH; 21. Long Nights; 22. Epitaph; Source Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 343 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612515694
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
26311CCC-CC28-4D76-9242-F60B167E2FBF
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906046161
  • ocn906046161

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