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6 edition of Carrier Strike found in the catalog.

Carrier Strike

The Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands, October 1942

by Eric M. Hammel

  • 329 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Pacifica Press (CA) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Second World War,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Solomon Islands,
  • Military,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Europe,
  • South Pacific,
  • The Americas,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Aerial operations, American,
  • Campaigns

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9453137M
    ISBN 100935553371
    ISBN 109780935553376

    The original version of this work appeared as half of the author's book: Guadalcanal: the carrier battles. 1st ed. Description: xii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm. N-QD ATLANTIC OCEAN (Sept. 27, ) Commodore Mike Utley, OBE Royal Navy, Queen Elizabeth Carrier Strike Group, salutes as he boards .

    Carrier Series. Star Carrier is the first book in the career book series by William H. Keith. In this book, the author introduces the reader to Eta Botis, a planet that is located 37 light years away from earth. The author terms the planet as wet Venus with a gravitational pull of 2g. Carrier Group Five was renamed Carrier Strike Group 5 on 1 October Humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. In , Carrier Strike Group 5 participated in two humanitarian assistance operations, Operation Tomodachi in Japan and support to Thailand during their worst flooding in 50 : United States Navy.

    - Explore hall's board "Carrier strike group" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Carrier strike group, Carriers, Navy ships pins. The age of the strike carrier is over. As the United States enters an era where the potential for modern great-power war is increasing dramatically in Eurasia, a return to the traditional roles of the aircraft carrier is required to maintain maritime access. Carrier-borne over-land strike warfare has not proved decisive in previous conflicts in.


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Carrier Strike is the definitive history of the Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands. Following Santa Cruz and the subsequent series of air and surface engagements known as the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, the Imperial Navy's Combined Fleet never again attempted a meaningful strategic showdown with the U.S.

Pacific Fleet.4/5(19). David Hobbs has compiled a book which deserves to be on the bookshelf of every student of Royal Navy history and / or the Fleet Air Arm post war. It is packed with fascinating in depth information on the Strike Carrier Fleet post war and throws light on its fluctuating fortunes and the factors contributing to them/5(34).

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Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order.

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