The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign: Naval Fighter Combat from August to November 1942

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This long-awaited sequel to the critically acclaimed First Team completes a fascinating chronicle of the carrier-based air battles that turned the tide of the war in the Pacific. Justly renowned for their heroic feats, these fighter pilots amassed a remarkable combat record in the face of desperate odds. Alongside their Marine and Army Air Force compatriots, U.S. Navy aviators inflicted a decisive defeat on their counterparts in the Imperial Japanese Navy. Victory in the Pacific depended upon superior tactics and doctrine, ...

The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign: Naval Fighter Combat from August to November 1942 2005, US Naval Institute Press

ISBN-13: 9781591144724

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The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign: Naval Fighter Combat from August to November 1942 1993, US Naval Institute Press

ISBN-13: 9781557505262

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