Presents over two hundred battles that changed the course of history, including the date, place, participants, and the historical significance of each conflict.The operation, code-named iceberg, fell to Admiral Raymond Spruancea#39;s Fifth Fleet. ... By October 1944 it contained four divisions (9th, 24th, 62nd, and 28th divisions on Sakishima) plus other units. ... Heroic efforts by the crew saved the carrier, but the attacks led to the loss of 724 men, the highest casualty rate of any anbsp;...
|Title||:||Battles That Changed History|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2010-11|