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The Resource Shattered sword : the untold story of the Battle of Midway, Jonathan B. Parshall, Anthony P. Tully

Shattered sword : the untold story of the Battle of Midway, Jonathan B. Parshall, Anthony P. Tully

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Shattered sword : the untold story of the Battle of Midway
Title
Shattered sword
Title remainder
the untold story of the Battle of Midway
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan B. Parshall, Anthony P. Tully
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EI1
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1962-
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Parshall, Jonathan B.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1961-
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Tully, Anthony P.
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  • Midway, Battle of, 1942
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Shattered sword : the untold story of the Battle of Midway, Jonathan B. Parshall, Anthony P. Tully
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2005 in hardback
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 581-589) and index
Contents
Departure -- Genesis of a battle -- Plans -- Ill omens -- Transit -- Fog and final preparations -- Morning attack: 0430-0600 -- A lull before the storm: 0600-0700 -- The enemy revealed: 0700-0800 -- Trading blows: 0800-0917 -- Fatal complications: 0917-1020 -- A fallacious five minutes: 1020-1025 -- The iron fist: 1020-1030 -- Fire and death: 1030-1100 -- Up the steel steps: 1100-1200 -- Japanese counterstrikes: 1200-1400 -- Last gasp: 1400-1800 -- Scuttlings: 1800-Dawn, 5 June -- Retreat -- And death to the cripples ... -- A bitter homecoming -- Why did Japan lose? -- Assessing the Battle's importance -- The myths and mythmakers of Midway -- Glossary of terms -- Appendix 1. List of personnel -- Appendix 2. Japanese Order of Battle -- Appendix 3. The carriers of Kidō Butai -- Appendix 4. The aircraft of Kidō Butai -- Appendix 5. Japanese amphibious operations against Midway: an analysis -- Appendix 6. Discovery of carrier Kaga -- Appendix 7. Japanese aircraft tail codes at the Battle of Midway -- Appendix 8. Japanese radar at Midway -- Appendix 9. Chronology of Japanese fighter operations -- Appendix 10. Japanese strike rosters, operations MI and AL -- Appendix 11. Aleutians force distributions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 613 p.
Isbn
9781574889246
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869567754
  • (OCoLC)ocn869567754
  • 709367
Label
Shattered sword : the untold story of the Battle of Midway, Jonathan B. Parshall, Anthony P. Tully
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2005 in hardback
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 581-589) and index
Contents
Departure -- Genesis of a battle -- Plans -- Ill omens -- Transit -- Fog and final preparations -- Morning attack: 0430-0600 -- A lull before the storm: 0600-0700 -- The enemy revealed: 0700-0800 -- Trading blows: 0800-0917 -- Fatal complications: 0917-1020 -- A fallacious five minutes: 1020-1025 -- The iron fist: 1020-1030 -- Fire and death: 1030-1100 -- Up the steel steps: 1100-1200 -- Japanese counterstrikes: 1200-1400 -- Last gasp: 1400-1800 -- Scuttlings: 1800-Dawn, 5 June -- Retreat -- And death to the cripples ... -- A bitter homecoming -- Why did Japan lose? -- Assessing the Battle's importance -- The myths and mythmakers of Midway -- Glossary of terms -- Appendix 1. List of personnel -- Appendix 2. Japanese Order of Battle -- Appendix 3. The carriers of Kidō Butai -- Appendix 4. The aircraft of Kidō Butai -- Appendix 5. Japanese amphibious operations against Midway: an analysis -- Appendix 6. Discovery of carrier Kaga -- Appendix 7. Japanese aircraft tail codes at the Battle of Midway -- Appendix 8. Japanese radar at Midway -- Appendix 9. Chronology of Japanese fighter operations -- Appendix 10. Japanese strike rosters, operations MI and AL -- Appendix 11. Aleutians force distributions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 613 p.
Isbn
9781574889246
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869567754
  • (OCoLC)ocn869567754
  • 709367

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