The Admirals

The Admirals

Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--the Five-star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea

Book - 2012
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Evaluates the pivotal contributions of history's only five-star admirals and how their triumphs in World War II rendered the United States the world's dominant sea power.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780316097840
0316097845
Characteristics: ix, 559 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm

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Sep 06, 2016

Another 'War' book dealing mainly with the 'behind the scenes 'maneuvering/politicking of the principals involved, in this case the 'Big Four', although Leahy being in England was not really involved. Again, F. Roosevelt had his hands full managing these huge egos but did a masterful job at this.

KEVIN DOWD Nov 13, 2012

OK somewhat dry.. Neptune's Inferno was better.

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