HOYT, Edwin P.
Title: MacArthur's Navy : The Seventh Fleet and the Battle for the Philippines. First Edition in dustjacket
Publisher:  Orion, 1989,
Seller ID: 87633
HOYT, Edwin P. MacArthur's Navy : The Seventh Fleet and the Battle for the Philippines. New York : Orion Books, (1989). First Edition. Pp (4),v-vi,(2),1-216 + 8-page central section of b&w photos. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth spine, green paper-covered boards, white lettering to spine. Edwin PalmerHoyt (b. August 5, 1923, Portland, Oregon - d. July 29, 2005, Tokyo, Japan ) military and naval historian. 1. Sad Beginnings; 2. Change of Command; 3.Landings on New Britain; 4. Cape Gloucester; 5. Victory in the Soutfr Paci fic; 6. Prelude to Hollandia; 7. Landings in Hollandia; 8. To the Vogelkop;9. Surprise at Biak; 10. A Foray of the Combined Fleet; 11. Numfoor; 12. T he Focus Changes; 13. The Leyte Plan; 14. Leyte: Beginnings; 15. Landings on Leyte; 16. Reaction; 17. Action at Surigao Strait; 18. One Down, Two to Go; 19. The Battle Off Samar; 20. Kamikaze!; 21. To Luzon; 22. Lingayen; 23.Cleanup; 24. War in the South. With notes, bibliography and index. Name, t op edge lightly spotted, else very good in dustjacket. 18.00