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The Resource Carrier warfare in the Pacific : an oral history collection, edited by E.T. Wooldridge ; foreword by John B. Connally

Carrier warfare in the Pacific : an oral history collection, edited by E.T. Wooldridge ; foreword by John B. Connally

Label
Carrier warfare in the Pacific : an oral history collection
Title
Carrier warfare in the Pacific
Title remainder
an oral history collection
Statement of responsibility
edited by E.T. Wooldridge ; foreword by John B. Connally
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Wooldridge, E. T
Series statement
Smithsonian history of aviation series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Aircraft carriers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Oral history
Label
Carrier warfare in the Pacific : an oral history collection, edited by E.T. Wooldridge ; foreword by John B. Connally
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-298) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward / John B. Connally -- 1942: Holding the Line in the Pacific. Butch O'Hare and the Thach Weave / John S. Thach. The Doolittle Raid / Henry L. Miller. Prepare to Launch Aircraft / Stephen Jurika, Jr. The Lexington and the Coral Sea / Paul D. Stroop. A Beautiful Silver Waterfall / John S. Thach. The Hornet and the Santa Cruz Islands / Francis D. Foley. The Enterprise and Guadalcanal / Edward L. Feightner -- 1943: The Carrier Buildup. Design for Combat / James S. Russell. Filling the Pipeline / Herbert D. Riley. First Cruise of the Essex / Fitzhugh Lee. Carrier Task Force Doctrine -- The Beginning / Truman J. Hedding. Below Decks on the Saratoga / Roger Bond -- 1944: The Central Pacific Drive. Rescue at Saipan / William I. Martin. Night Is My Ally / William I. Martin. Spruance, Mitscher, and Task Force 58 / Arleigh A. Burke. "Turn on the Lights" / James D. Ramage. The Marianas "Turkey Shoot" / Arthur R. Hawkins. Doctrine for a Fighter Pilot / David S. McCampbell. The Battle of Bull's Run / Gerald F. Bogan. Escort Carriers at Samar Island / Fitzhugh Lee. "Use Your Best Judgment" / David S. McCampbell. Kamikazes in the Lingayen Gulf / Fitzhugh Lee. Tail-End Charlie / Kent Lee -- 1945: The Defeat of Japan. Halsey, McCain, and Thach / John S. Thach. Kamikazes, Typhoons, and the China Sea / Gerald E. Bogan. The Hornet, Jocko, and Typhoons / Roy L. Johnson. The Franklin -- Tragedy and Triumph / Stephen Jurika, Jr. The Big Blue Blanket / John S. Thach. "Shoot Them Down in a Friendly Fashion" / Arthur R. Hawkins. Reflections of a Patriot / C.S. King -- Appendix A. The Leaders -- Appendix B. Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations -- Appendix C. Bibliography
Control code
27172521
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 309 pages
Isbn
9781560982647
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, 3 maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1549735
Label
Carrier warfare in the Pacific : an oral history collection, edited by E.T. Wooldridge ; foreword by John B. Connally
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-298) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward / John B. Connally -- 1942: Holding the Line in the Pacific. Butch O'Hare and the Thach Weave / John S. Thach. The Doolittle Raid / Henry L. Miller. Prepare to Launch Aircraft / Stephen Jurika, Jr. The Lexington and the Coral Sea / Paul D. Stroop. A Beautiful Silver Waterfall / John S. Thach. The Hornet and the Santa Cruz Islands / Francis D. Foley. The Enterprise and Guadalcanal / Edward L. Feightner -- 1943: The Carrier Buildup. Design for Combat / James S. Russell. Filling the Pipeline / Herbert D. Riley. First Cruise of the Essex / Fitzhugh Lee. Carrier Task Force Doctrine -- The Beginning / Truman J. Hedding. Below Decks on the Saratoga / Roger Bond -- 1944: The Central Pacific Drive. Rescue at Saipan / William I. Martin. Night Is My Ally / William I. Martin. Spruance, Mitscher, and Task Force 58 / Arleigh A. Burke. "Turn on the Lights" / James D. Ramage. The Marianas "Turkey Shoot" / Arthur R. Hawkins. Doctrine for a Fighter Pilot / David S. McCampbell. The Battle of Bull's Run / Gerald F. Bogan. Escort Carriers at Samar Island / Fitzhugh Lee. "Use Your Best Judgment" / David S. McCampbell. Kamikazes in the Lingayen Gulf / Fitzhugh Lee. Tail-End Charlie / Kent Lee -- 1945: The Defeat of Japan. Halsey, McCain, and Thach / John S. Thach. Kamikazes, Typhoons, and the China Sea / Gerald E. Bogan. The Hornet, Jocko, and Typhoons / Roy L. Johnson. The Franklin -- Tragedy and Triumph / Stephen Jurika, Jr. The Big Blue Blanket / John S. Thach. "Shoot Them Down in a Friendly Fashion" / Arthur R. Hawkins. Reflections of a Patriot / C.S. King -- Appendix A. The Leaders -- Appendix B. Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations -- Appendix C. Bibliography
Control code
27172521
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 309 pages
Isbn
9781560982647
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, 3 maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1549735

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