The Struggle for Guadalcanal, August 1942 - February 1943

By: Morison, Samuel Eliot

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Book Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Volume V of the History of United States Naval Operations in World War II. Price-clipped DJ with no other damage and no writing. Admiral William F. Halsey is pictured in the frontispiece. Morison, a renowned Harvard historian, was commissioned by President Roosevelt to write the series, in the process of which he entered active service and served on eleven different ships. King Solomon's Isles, The Battle of Savo Island, Three Weeks on Guadalcanal, The Battle of the Eastern Solomons, Attrition Tactics, The September Crisis, Fighting Along the Matanikau,The Battle of Cape Esperance, Mid-October Misery, The Battle for Henderson Field, The Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands, The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, The Battle of Tassafaronga, Securing Guadalcanal, The Battle of Rennell Island, Guadalcanal Evacuated, Appendix, Index. 389 pp. Please see our separate listing of Volume XIV, Victory in the Pacific.

Title: The Struggle for Guadalcanal, August 1942 - February 1943

Author Name: Morison, Samuel Eliot

Illustrator: Maps and Photos

Categories: Military,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1959

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good Plus to Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005333

Keywords: NOISBN WW II. Military. Navy.