Grave of a Dozen Schemes: British Naval Planning and The War Against Japan 1943-1945 :: H. P. (Hedley Paul) Willmott soon to be presented for sale on the inspired BookLovers of Bath web site!
Shrewsbury: Airlife Publishing Ltd., 1996, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Maps; Tables;
From the cover: In late 1943 as the prospect of victory over Germany became discernible, the British high commands attention turned toward the Pacific. At issue was Great Britains role in what would be the final stage of the Japanese war. Given conflicting strategic considerations, the lack of facilities, supplies, and men, and a navy unfamiliar with large-scale carrier operations, the search for a national strategy against the Japanese was to take a full year. Within…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Quarter-bound Red on Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. [XVIII] 316 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.
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