Ready Seapower: A History of the U.S. Seventh Fleet

Ready Seapower: A History of the U.S. Seventh Fleet

by Edward J. Marolda, Naval History & Heritage Command
     
 

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Full color and black and white images throughout. Historical study covers the service in the Asia-Pacific region of the U.S. Seventh Fleet during the 20th and 21st centuries. The Fleet saw combat in nearly every major battle of World War II in the Pacific as well as in the Cold War conflicts in Korea and Vietnam. Today the Fleet acts as a deterrence to aggressor… See more details below

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Full color and black and white images throughout. Historical study covers the service in the Asia-Pacific region of the U.S. Seventh Fleet during the 20th and 21st centuries. The Fleet saw combat in nearly every major battle of World War II in the Pacific as well as in the Cold War conflicts in Korea and Vietnam. Today the Fleet acts as a deterrence to aggressor nations in the region, provides humanitarian relief in times of disaster, participates in joint and combined exercises, and conducts counter-terrorism and anti-pirate operations.

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ISBN-13:
9781780398938
Publisher:
Books Express Publishing
Publication date:
05/18/2012
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.56(d)

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