The Navy at Guadalcanal: The Fiery, Hour-by-Hour Account of the First and Bloodiest Campaign of the Island War

By: Smith, Stan; Burke, Arleigh A. (Introduction)

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Edge wear. 1966 Mass Market Paperback. 160 pp. The Guadalcanal Campaign, also known as the Battle of Guadalcanal and codenamed Operation Watchtower by Allied forces, was fought between August 7, 1942 and February 9, 1943 on and around the island of Guadalcanal in the Pacific theatre of World War II. Fiercely contested on the ground, at sea, and in the air, the campaign was the first major offensive launched by Allied forces against the Empire of Japan.

Title: The Navy at Guadalcanal: The Fiery, Hour-by-Hour Account of the First and Bloodiest Campaign of the Island War

Author: Smith, Stan; Burke, Arleigh A. (Introduction)

Categories: World War II, Military, History,

Publisher: Lancer Books: 1966

Binding: Mass Market Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 1523109

Keywords: GUADALCANAL WORLD WAR TWO PACIFIC THEATER JAPAN MILITARY HISTORY,