ALPHA BRAVO DELTA GUIDE TO DECISIVE 20th CENTURY AMERICAN BATTLES. Each battle detailed was a turning point in American miitary history. WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Grenada, Libya, Panama, Gulf War, Mogadishu. -40% DISCOUNT--
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ALFA BRAVO DELTA GUIDE TO DECISIVE 20th CENTURY AMERICAN BATTLES. This is a detailed narrative of these crucial battles--both glorious victories and the bitter defeats. Get down into the trenches and take to the skies with these extraordinary men and women: the soldiers and sailors, generals and sergeants whose heroic efforts forever changed the world. Each significant battle detailed was a turning point in American miitary history, fought by what is today the most powerful military force in the world. Battles covered include
--Key battles of WWI
--WWII: Coral Sea, Midway, Guadacanal, El Guettar, Tarawa, Leyte Gulf, Normandy Invasion, Battle of the Bulge, Iwo Jima, Okinawa
--Korean Conflict: Inchon Landing the the Capture of Seoul Sept. '50; Attack along the Yalu River and the Chosin Reservoir, Nov-Dec '50.
--Vietnam War: Chu Lai August '65, Ia Drang Valley Nov. '65, Binh Dinh Province '66, Operation Attleboro '66, Loc Ninh '67, Dak To '67, Tet Offensive '68, Hamburger Hill '69.
--Grenada: Operation Urgent Fury 1983
--Libya: Operation El Dorado Canyon 1986
--Panama: Operation Just Cause Dec '89 to Jan '90
--Gulf War I: Operation Desert Storm 1991
--Mogadishu: Task Force Ranger 1993
--306 pages. Maps.