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The Amphibians Are Coming!

Emergence of the "Gator Navy and Its Revolutionary Landing Craft, Volume 1

by William L. McGee

  • 216 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by BMC Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • True stories: Second World War,
  • United States,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Solomon Islands,
  • Navy,
  • Landing craft,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Military History,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Campaigns,
  • 20th century,
  • Amphibious operations,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8560666M
    ISBN 100970167865
    ISBN 109780970167866


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The Amphibians Are Coming. Emergence of the 'Gator Navy and its Revolutionary Landing Craft (Amphibious Operations in the South Pacific in WWII) [McGee, William L., Lorelli, John A.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Amphibians Are Coming. Emergence of the 'Gator Navy and its Revolutionary Landing Craft (Amphibious Operations in the South Pacific in WWII)4/5(11).

THE AMPHIBIANS ARE COMING. is Volume I in award-winning World War II military historian William L. McGee’s acclaimed three-volume Pacific war series/5. – Midwest Book Review. About The Amphibians Are Coming. A history of the revolutionary amphibious landing craft of World War II – LCTs (Landing Craft, Tank), LSTs (Landing Ship, Tank) and LCIs (Landing Craft, Infantry) – designed and built specifically to land assault troops and equipment directly on a hostile or potentially hostile beach.

The Amphibians Are Coming. - A history of the revolutionary amphibious landing craft of World War II – LCTs (Landing Craft, Tank), LSTs (Landing Ship, Tank), and LCIs (Landing Craft, Infantry) – designed and built specifically to land assault troops and equipment directly on.

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