World War II in the Central Pacific
||Lacey, Sharon Tosi|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University of North Texas Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $27.95|
| Book Description: |
Winner of the Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Writing Award, 2014.
Selected by General Raymond Odierno, 38th Army Chief of Staff, for the U.S. Army Chief of Staff's Professional Reading List, February 2014. Pacific Blitzkrieg closely examines the planning, preparation, and execution of ground operations for five major invasions in the Central Pacific (Guadalcanal, Tarawa, the Marshalls, Saipan, and Okinawa). The commanders on the ground...