MidwayBook - 2002
Marathon, Hastings, Midway -- just a few of the major battles covered in this series, which introduces readers to the wartime engagements that changed the course of human history. Each book gives a historical account of a decisive battle -- its participants, the political climate leading to the engagement, and the deciding factors that ultimately led to a victory or defeat. This World War II naval battle, fought entirely by aircraft, ushered in a new era in military history.
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House, c2002
Branch Call Number: j940.5459 WOR
Characteristics: 104 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 25 cm