The Resource Decision at sea : five naval battles that shaped American history, Craig L. Symonds

Decision at sea : five naval battles that shaped American history, Craig L. Symonds

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Decision at sea : five naval battles that shaped American history
Title
Decision at sea
Title remainder
five naval battles that shaped American history
Statement of responsibility
Craig L. Symonds
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Title
Decision at sea
Creator
Summary
Provides detailed narratives of five key battles that defined the evolution of naval warfare and the course of the American nation, including Oliver Hazard Perry's victory at Lake Erie, the Civil War duel between the Monitor and Virginia, Dewey's 1898 triumph in Manila, the World War II victory at Midway, and Operation Praying Mantis in the Persian Gulf
Subject
Genre
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268726
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
359.4/773
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E182
LC item number
.S995 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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five naval battles that shaped American history
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five naval battles that shaped American history
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Craig L. Symonds
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Decision at sea : five naval battles that shaped American history, Craig L. Symonds
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http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip055/2004029394.html
Publication
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Includes bibliographical references (pages [343]-364) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : naval battles and history -- Wooden warships and the western frontier : the Battle of Lake Erie, September 10, 1813 -- Iron, steam, and national union : the Battle of Hampton Roads, March 8-9, 1862 -- Armored cruisers and empire : the Battle of Manila Bay, May 1, 1898 -- Naval aviation and world war : the Battle of Midway, June 4, 1942 -- Missile warfare and the American imperium : Operation Praying Mantis, the Persian Gulf, April 18, 1988 -- Epilogue : naval battles and the twenty-first century
Control code
2484554
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 378 pages
Isbn
9780195171457
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004029394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780195171457
Other physical details
illustrations
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2484554
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57391948

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