The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 23-26 October 1944 :: Thomas J. Cutler soon to be presented for sale on the fantastic BookLovers of Bath web site!
New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, 1994, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Maps; Plans;
From the cover: On the fiftieth anniversary of the Battle of Leyte Gulf, Thomas J. Cutler, author of the highly praised Brown Water, Black Berets, takes a fresh look at the greatest of all naval battles. Using materials not available to previous authors, Cutler captures the milieu, analyzes the strategy and tactics employed, and re-creates the experiences of the participants from seaman to admiral both Japanese and American.
To describe the Battle of Leyte Gulf as the greatest of all naval battles is no exaggeration. The American, Japanese, and Australian ships engaged in the battle numbered 282, and hundreds more were involved in related peripheral operations. Nearly two hundred thousand …
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine. [X] 343 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Military Naval catalogue?