Fb2 War in the Pacific: Strategy and Command, the First Two Years (United States Army in World War II) ePub
by Louis Morton,008029000326
|Publisher:||Dept. of the Army (October 18, 2000)|
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Viewed thus, the arena of Pacific strategy is the council chamber rather than the coral atoll; its weapons are not . The great lessons of war, it has been observed, are to be found in the events preceding the outbreak of hostilities
The great lessons of war, it has been observed, are to be found in the events preceding the outbreak of hostilities. It is then that the great decisions are made and the nature of the war largely determined.
Strategy and Command: The First Two Years. Two volumes, ‘’Cross Channel Attack’’ and ‘’The Ardennes: Battle of the Bulge’’, were reprinted in the 1990s by Konecky & Konecky in a large 8½ by 11 format. They, too, omitted the fold-out maps. Other publishing houses have also reprinted selected volumes. Adamczyk, Richard D. (1992). United States Army in World War II: Reader's Guide (PDF). Washington, DC: Center of Military History. p. 173. ISBN 978-0160378171. Army in World War II Series". Army Center of Military History.
The military history of the United States in World War II covers the war against the Axis powers, starting with the 7 December 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. During the first two years of World War II, the United States had maintained formal neutrality as made official in the Quarantine Speech delivered by .
Army in World War II: The War in the Pacific). Strategy in its larger sense is more than the handmaiden of war, it is an inherent element of statecraft, akin to policy, and encompasses preparations for war as well as the war itself. Thus, this volume treats the prewar period in some detail, not in any sense as introductory to the main theme but as an integral and important part of the story of Pacific strategy. The great lessons of war, it has been observed, are to be found in the events preceding the outbreak of hostilities.
United States Army in World War II. Pictorial Record The book deals with the Pacific Theater of Operations and is divided into six sections: (1) The Allied Defensive; (2) The Strategic Defensive an. . Pictorial Record. THE WAR AGAINST JAPANictorial Record. During World War II the photographers of the United States armed forces created on film a pictorial record of immeasurable value. Thousands of pictures are preserved in the photographic libraries of the armed services but are little seen by the public. The book deals with the Pacific Theater of Operations and is divided into six sections: (1) The Allied Defensive; (2) The Strategic Defensive and Tactical Offensive; (3) The Offensive-1944; (4) The Final Phase; (5) The China-Burma-India Theater; and (6) The Collapse of Japan and the End of the War in the Pacific.
A World War Two history. Publisher:Office of the Chief of Military History, Dept. Format:Unknown Binding. of the Army; Weight:1.
World War II was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. Over the next six years, the conflict would take more lives and destroy more land and property around the globe than any previous war. Rising to power in an unstable Germany, Adolf Hitler and his National Socialist (Nazi Party) rearmed the nation and signed treaties with Italy and Japan to further his ambitions of world domination. The instability created in Europe by the First World War (1914-18) set the stage for another international conflict–World War II–which broke out two decades later and would prove even more devastating.
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Home Browse Books Book details, Strategy and Command: The First Two Years. Strategy and Command: The First Two Years. In the present volume, the author has viewed strategy broadly, including within it not only the art of military command-the original meaning of the term-but all those activities associated with the preparation for and the conduct of war in the Pacific.
Pacific War, major theatre of World War II that covered a large portion of the .
Pacific War, major theatre of World War II that covered a large portion of the Pacific Ocean, East Asia, and Southeast Asia, with significant engagements occurring as far south as northern Australia and as far north as the Aleutian Islands. troops advancing on Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, in 1943U. troops advancing on Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, in 1943, during World War II. Japan’s strategy in the Pacific and Southeast Asia. The first draft, submitted by the chiefs of the Army and Navy General Staff, was accepted by Imperial General Headquarters early in September 1941
Analyzes organization and logistics as well as strategy and command, covering the coming of World War II, Japanese policy and American strategy before Pearl Harbor, Japanese victories in the first six months of the war, first efforts in New Guinea and the Solomon Islands to stem the Japanese tide and the limited offensive in the summer of 1943. Includes maps, tables, charts, illustrations, appendixes, bibliographical note, glossaries and index.