Admiral "Bull" Halsey: The Life and Wars of the Navy's Most Controversial Commander

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"To list the major campaigns Admiral Halsey helped lead is to glimpse the entirety of the struggle against Japan during the Pacific War. He led or participated significantly in the Navy's first offensive strikes of the war against the Marshall Islands and Wake Island, the Guadalcanal campaign, and the occupation of Japan. As a commander, he never shied away from enemy engagement, but always boldly entered into battle, ready for a fight. Here, historian John Wukovits illuminates the life of a man whose daring tactics and ...

Admiral "Bull" Halsey: The Life and Wars of the Navy's Most Controversial Commander 2010, Palgrave MacMillan, New York

ISBN-13: 9780230602847

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