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The battle of Leyte Gulf

G. C. Skipper

The battle of Leyte Gulf

by G. C. Skipper

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific Ocean.
    • Subjects:
    • Leyte Gulf, Battle of, Philippines, 1944 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Leyte Gulf, Battle of, Philippines, 1944.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean.

    • About the Edition

      Details the October, 1944 battle between the Japanese and the Americans in which the Japanese fighting navy was virtually destroyed.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby G. C. Skipper.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesHis World at war
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD774.P5 S58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination45 p. :
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4112229M
      ISBN 100516047884
      LC Control Number80027265
      OCLC/WorldCa6982158

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The Battle of Leyte Gulf: The Last Fleet Action. by H.P. Willmott; Indiana University Press, Bloomington,$ The great struggle in and around the Philippines in the summer and fall of is currently burning bright in the American historical consciousness.

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Aug 11,  · The Battle of Leyte Gulf, Book Review, Military Review, The Battle of Leyte Gulf, fought 23–26 Octoberwas the largest naval battle of World War II.

Renowned military historian, Hedley Paul Willmott, examines this decisive naval engagement in The Battle of. Aug 31,  · The Battle of Leyte Gulf was the greatest naval engagement in history. The battle was four separate actions, none of which were fought in the Gulf itself, and the result was the destruction of Japanese naval power in the Pacific.

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The ensuing Battle of Leyte Gulf would consist of a series of coordinated actions over the course of several days in late October, and though some confusion would cause problems for the Americans, the end result was the permanent crippling of the Japanese navy and the taking of Leyte Island, a crucial step in liberating the Philippines as a whole.

Battle of Leyte Gulf, (October 23–26, ), decisive air and sea battle of World War II that crippled the Japanese Combined Fleet, permitted U.S. invasion of the Philippines, and reinforced the Allies’ control of the Pacific. Leyte Gulf, Battle ofThe USS Princeton engulfed in flames after being.

Mar 11,  · The ensuing Battle of Leyte Gulf would consist of a series of coordinated actions over the course of several days in late October, and though some confusion would cause problems for the Americans, the end result was the permanent crippling of the Japanese navy and the taking of Leyte Island, a crucial step in liberating the Philippines as a.

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It may well be regarded as the largest naval battle in military history.