Operation Pacific: The Royal Navy’s War Against Japan, 1941-1945 :: Edwyn Gray soon to be presented for sale on the sparkling BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Leo Cooper, 1990, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Maps;
From the cover: Hollywoods version of the Naval War in the Pacific has led many people to believe that it was an all-American affair and that the Royal Navy took no part in it. But, as Edwyn Gray shows in Operation Pacific, such a scenario is a travesty of the truth. In fact, the Royal Navy and its Commonwealth partners played a very significant role in the Pacific War and waged a vigorous non-stop battle with the enemy from the earliest days of defeat and disaster through to the ultimate triumph of victory. And, indeed, it is not generally realized that Japanese troops actually landed in Malaya and ope…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper a little faded at the spine, and on to the margins of the panels. Pages deeply tanned by age.
Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. [XII] 267 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.
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