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The Resource MacArthur at war : World War II in the Pacific, Walter R. Borneman

MacArthur at war : World War II in the Pacific, Walter R. Borneman

Label
MacArthur at war : World War II in the Pacific
Title
MacArthur at war
Title remainder
World War II in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Walter R. Borneman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The author of the national best-seller The Admirals chronicles General Douglas MacArthur's amazing rise during World War II,"--Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
AZZPT
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1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Borneman, Walter R.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • MacArthur, Douglas
  • United States
  • Generals
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
MacArthur at war : World War II in the Pacific, Walter R. Borneman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 561-577) and index
Contents
Prologue: Monday, December 8, 1941 -- Part one: Escape, 1941-1942 -- 1. First charge, first war -- 2. West Point to the Philippines -- 3. Manila before the storm -- 4. Lost hours -- 5. Blame and Bataan -- 6. Dugout Doug -- 7. Ordered out -- Part two: Exile, 1942 -- 8. Waltzing Matilda -- 9. CINCSWPA -- 10. Saving Australia -- 11. Kokoda Trail -- 12. "Take Buna, Bob..." -- Part three: Redemption, 1943 -- 13. Finishing Buna, looking ahead -- 14. "Skipping" the Bismarck Sea -- 15. Meeting Halsey -- 16. Bypassing Rabaul -- 17. One general to another -- Part four: Return, 1944 -- 18. Gambling in the Admiralties -- 19. Hollandia-- greatest triumph? -- 20. Presidential ambitions, presidential summons -- 21. Toward the Philippines -- 22. Sixty minutes from defeat -- Part five: Resolution, 1945 -- 23. Return to Manila -- 24. Hail the conquering hero -- 25. "These proceedings are closed" -- Epilogue: A study in superlatives
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 594 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316405324
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016931808
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933729348
  • (OCoLC)ocn933729348
  • 771720
Label
MacArthur at war : World War II in the Pacific, Walter R. Borneman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 561-577) and index
Contents
Prologue: Monday, December 8, 1941 -- Part one: Escape, 1941-1942 -- 1. First charge, first war -- 2. West Point to the Philippines -- 3. Manila before the storm -- 4. Lost hours -- 5. Blame and Bataan -- 6. Dugout Doug -- 7. Ordered out -- Part two: Exile, 1942 -- 8. Waltzing Matilda -- 9. CINCSWPA -- 10. Saving Australia -- 11. Kokoda Trail -- 12. "Take Buna, Bob..." -- Part three: Redemption, 1943 -- 13. Finishing Buna, looking ahead -- 14. "Skipping" the Bismarck Sea -- 15. Meeting Halsey -- 16. Bypassing Rabaul -- 17. One general to another -- Part four: Return, 1944 -- 18. Gambling in the Admiralties -- 19. Hollandia-- greatest triumph? -- 20. Presidential ambitions, presidential summons -- 21. Toward the Philippines -- 22. Sixty minutes from defeat -- Part five: Resolution, 1945 -- 23. Return to Manila -- 24. Hail the conquering hero -- 25. "These proceedings are closed" -- Epilogue: A study in superlatives
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 594 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316405324
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016931808
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933729348
  • (OCoLC)ocn933729348
  • 771720

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