History of United States Naval Operations in World War II 15 Volume SetHistory of United States Naval Operations in World War II 15 Volume Set
Samuel Eliot Morison
the Navy's official history of World War Two ...
Number of pages: --- | Publication Date: 2001-06 | ISBN-13: 9780762854318

Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942
Samuel Eliot Morison
Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942, Volume 4 in the series, is a detailed look at two of the pivotal naval engagements of the Pacific war that marked the turning point from defeat to victory. In addition to covering these great carrier actions, where for the first time aircraft played a defining role in determining the ou ...
Number of pages: 368 | Publication Date: 2010-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9781591145509

Leyte, June 1944-January 1945Leyte, June 1944-January 1945
Samuel Eliot Morison
The twelfth volume returns to the Pacific for a dramatic retelling of one of the greatest naval battles of all time. The determining factors in the Battle for Leyte Gulf were superb skill, heroism, and aggressiveness, but confusion, surprise, and faulty assumptions also played significant roles. The Allied victory at Leyte enabled the U.S. Navy to ...
Number of pages: 512 | Publication Date: 2011-10-15 | ISBN-13: 9781591145356

Admiral of the Ocean SeaAdmiral of the Ocean Sea
Samuel Eliot Morison
Telling the story of the greatest sailor of them all, "Admiral of the Ocean Sea" is a vivid and definitive biography of Columbus that details all of his voyages that, for better or worse, changed the world. 50 drawings, maps & charts; 4 fold-outs. ...
Number of pages: 680 | Publication Date: 1991-10-12 | ISBN-13: 9780316584784

The Struggle for GuadalcanalThe Struggle for Guadalcanal
Samuel Eliot Morison
Recounts the role of the United States in World War II at sea, from encounters in the Atlantic before the country entered the war to the surrender of Japan. ...
Number of pages: 440 | Publication Date: 2001-03-01 | ISBN-13: 9780785813064

Aleutians, Gilberts, MarshallsAleutians, Gilberts, Marshalls
Samuel Eliot Morison
Recounts the role of the United States in World War II at sea, from encounters in the Atlantic before the country entered the war to the surrender of Japan ...
Number of pages: 369 | Publication Date: 1951-01-30 | ISBN-13: 9780316583077

Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier, 22 July 1942-1 May 1944Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier, 22 July 1942-1 May 1944
Samuel Eliot Morison
Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier, 22 July 1942 - 1 May 1944, Volume 6 in the series, examines the drive up from Guadalcanal and New Guinea to the taking of Rabaul and the colossal American victory at the Battle of the Bismarck Sea during the Papuan campaign. This volume also covers the Central Solomons, the Huon Gulf offensive, the invasion of New Ge ...
Number of pages: 528 | Publication Date: 2010-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9781591145523

The Invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945The Invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945
Samuel Eliot Morison
The eleventh recounts the U.S. Navy's role in the invasion of Normandy--the largest and most complicated military operation ever undertaken. Involving more than a million American soldiers, 124,000 sailors, and 427,000 aviators, Operation Neptune-Overlord encompassed five major landings on the coast of Normandy. As Morison shows, the fire curtain p ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2011-10-15 | ISBN-13: 9781591145776

The Great ExplorersThe Great Explorers
Samuel Eliot Morison
This is an abridgement of Samuel Morison's magnum opus, The European Discovery of America, in which he describes the early voyages that led to the discovery of the New World. All the acclaimed Morison touches are here - the meticulous research and authoritative scholarship, along with the personal and compelling narrative style that gives the reade ...
Number of pages: 752 | Publication Date: 1986-10-30 | ISBN-13: 9780195042221

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