vi, 368pp, index, bibliography, num bw ills, map. Or pictorial laminated boards. Small edge bumps at bottom. Vastly expanded from Vanished Fleet published in 1995 at only 192pp. Includes Milne Bay, Pongani, Lae, Finschhafen, Hariko, Buna, the Kumasi and Mambare Rivers. Part B consists of memories of those serving while the last part details the ships and personel. Important and extremely scarce. Size: Folio. N° de ref. de la librería
Sinopsis: Lunney, Bill & Ruth Forgotten Fleet 2 Forfleet Publishing Medowie NSW 2004 2nd Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Laminated pictorial boards, 368 pps numerous B&W photographs. New and updated (and expanded) history of the part played by Australian men and ships in the U.S.Army Small Ships in New Guinea 1942 - 1945. The stories of the thousands of Australians who volunteered to serve with the U.S.Army Small Ships in New Guinea. Many of them were ineligible to join the regular forces - too old, too young, disabled - but their role was crucial and their efforts often heroic, and little is known of them.
Título: Forgotten Fleet 2. An Updated and Expanded ...
Editorial: Forfleet Publishing
Año de publicación: 2004
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First Thus
Descripción Forfleet Publishing, Australia, 2004. Hardcover. Condición: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Prior Bookseller sticker or stamp. ISBN: 0975168304. ISBN/EAN: 9780975168301. ** LIGHT BOOK under 500g- Contact us first for a postage quote. It will ALWAYS be less than the rate showing ** ## For Tracked shipping on orders leaving Australia, select PRIORITY option at checkout. Nº de ref. del artículo: 33213