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Strategy and command : the first two years, by Louis Morton

Label
Strategy and command : the first two years
Title
Strategy and command
Title remainder
the first two years
Statement of responsibility
by Louis Morton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An analysis of organization and logistics as well as strategy and command, covering the coming of the war, 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 Solomons to stem the Japanese tide, and the limited offensive in the summer of 1943
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morton, Louis
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
United States
Series statement
United States Army in World War II: the war in the Pacific
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
Strategy and command : the first two years, by Louis Morton
Link
http://www.history.army.mil/html/books/005/5-1/index.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Pacific world -- The road to war -- The beginnings of Pacific strategy -- Japanese policy and strategy, 1931-July 1941 -- Europe versus the Pacific -- The fatal turn -- The decision for war -- The defensive : Pearl Harbor to Midway -- The first weeks of war, 7-26 December -- The Malay barrier -- The Philippines -- Australia and the line of communication -- The U.S. and Japanese high commands -- Organization and command of the Pacific -- Transition -- Seizing the initiative -- Planning the offensive -- Preparations and problems -- Crisis in the Pacific, August-November 1942 -- Command and co-operation -- Japanese and American plans -- The Pacific in grand strategy -- Means and ends : the March 1943 directive -- CARTWHEEL and the I-GO operation -- Emerging patterns -- The North Pacific and the Soviet Union -- The revival of ORANGE -- Central Pacific timetable -- Organizing for the offensive -- Operations and plans, Summer 1943 -- Review and adjustment -- The Japanese revise their strategy -- The execution of strategy : Pacific operations, August-December 1943 -- Prospects for the future
Control code
20143567
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 761 pages
Lccn
61060001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some folded, some color (2 in pocket)), portraits, charts
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01355622
  • (OCoLC)1355622
Label
Strategy and command : the first two years, by Louis Morton
Link
http://www.history.army.mil/html/books/005/5-1/index.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Pacific world -- The road to war -- The beginnings of Pacific strategy -- Japanese policy and strategy, 1931-July 1941 -- Europe versus the Pacific -- The fatal turn -- The decision for war -- The defensive : Pearl Harbor to Midway -- The first weeks of war, 7-26 December -- The Malay barrier -- The Philippines -- Australia and the line of communication -- The U.S. and Japanese high commands -- Organization and command of the Pacific -- Transition -- Seizing the initiative -- Planning the offensive -- Preparations and problems -- Crisis in the Pacific, August-November 1942 -- Command and co-operation -- Japanese and American plans -- The Pacific in grand strategy -- Means and ends : the March 1943 directive -- CARTWHEEL and the I-GO operation -- Emerging patterns -- The North Pacific and the Soviet Union -- The revival of ORANGE -- Central Pacific timetable -- Organizing for the offensive -- Operations and plans, Summer 1943 -- Review and adjustment -- The Japanese revise their strategy -- The execution of strategy : Pacific operations, August-December 1943 -- Prospects for the future
Control code
20143567
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 761 pages
Lccn
61060001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some folded, some color (2 in pocket)), portraits, charts
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01355622
  • (OCoLC)1355622

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