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Flattop Fighting in World War II

The Battles Between American and Japanese Aircraft Carriers

by Patrick Degan

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air forces & warfare,
  • American history: Second World War,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: Second World War,
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Aerial Operations,
  • Naval History - World War II,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Naval operations, American,
  • History: American,
  • Europe,
  • India,
  • Japan,
  • USA,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • Pacific Area,
  • Military Science,
  • Campaigns,
  • Naval operations, Japanese

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8138780M
    ISBN 100786414510
    ISBN 109780786414512

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Flattop Fighting in World War II: The Battles Between American and Japanese Aircraft Carriers by Patrick Degan () Mass Market Paperback – January 1, /5(4). World War II's naval battles between the United States and Japan have been the subject of many books, popular movies, and documentaries, but the very important story of the fighting between United States and Japanese aircraft carriers is often lost in broader discussions of the Pacific naval war/5(13).

World War II's naval battles between the United States and Japan have been the subject of many books, popular movies, and documentaries, but the very important story of the fighting between United States and Japanese aircraft carriers is often lost in broader discussions of the Pacific naval war.

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