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The Resource Surface and destroy : the submarine gun war in the Pacific, Michael Sturma

Surface and destroy : the submarine gun war in the Pacific, Michael Sturma

Label
Surface and destroy : the submarine gun war in the Pacific
Title
Surface and destroy
Title remainder
the submarine gun war in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Michael Sturma
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
World War II submariners rarely experienced anything as exhilarating or horrifying as the surface gun attack. Between the ocean floor and the rolling whitecaps above, submarines patrolled a dark abyss in a fusion of silence, shadows, and steel, firing around eleven thousand torpedoes, sinking Japanese men-of-war and more than one thousand merchant ships. But the anonymity and simplicity of the stealthy torpedo attack hid the savagery of warfare-a stark difference from the brutality of the surface gun maneuver. As the submarine shot through the surface of the water, confined sailors scrambled t
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sturma, Michael
Dewey number
940.54/51
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D780
LC item number
.S78 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • History
  • HISTORY
  • Military campaigns
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Pacific Ocean
Label
Surface and destroy : the submarine gun war in the Pacific, Michael Sturma
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn719387777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 248 pages, [16] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813140209
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgjzs
  • C36776C4-444A-49E6-A436-89230E385232
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o719387777
  • (OCoLC)719387777
Label
Surface and destroy : the submarine gun war in the Pacific, Michael Sturma
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn719387777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 248 pages, [16] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813140209
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgjzs
  • C36776C4-444A-49E6-A436-89230E385232
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o719387777
  • (OCoLC)719387777

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