History of U.S. Marine Corps Operations in World War II


Henry I. Shaw, Jr.
Major Douglas T. Kane, USMC

NEW. Battery Press, Nashville, 1993. Reprinted from the 1963 edition. Gilt lettering & decorations on red cloth.6.5x9.5. Profusely illustrated with photographs, charts & maps. Appendices, index, 645 pages. 12-page map section at rear of book, in addition to numerous maps throughout main text. Main headings in table of contents as follows: Strategic Situation~Spring 1943; Toenails Operation; Northern Solomons Operations; The New Britain Campaign; Marine Air Against Rabaul; Conclusion. Appendicies as follows: Bibliographical Notes; Guide to Abbreviations, Military Map Symbols, Chronology; Fleet Marine Force Status~30 April 1943; Table of Organization E-100~Marine Division; Marine Task Organization and Command List; Marine Casualties; Unit Commendations.

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