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World War II Wrecks of Palau

Bailey, Dan E.

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ISBN 10: 0911615040 / ISBN 13: 9780911615043
Published by North Valley Diver Pubns, U.S.A., 1991
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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hardback in very good condition. Some scratches and rubbing on back cover. No Markings in the interior. A slight separation of the first title page from the end paper but still intact. Many colored photos. pub 1991 232 pages. 10 in high by 13.5 in long may need extra postage due to size. Bookseller Inventory # 033159

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Title: World War II Wrecks of Palau

Publisher: North Valley Diver Pubns, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1991

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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WW II Wrecks of Palau is the result of diving exploration and the compilation of research material accumulated spanning a period of sixteen years beginning in 1974. The narrative of the book embodies the descriptions of the U.S. air raids on the important Japanese World war II navel base at Palau from three important operations that the majority of the aircraft and shipwrecks resulted from. These included Operation Desecrate One, the Snapshot Operation and the preliminary actions of the Stalemate II Operation.The story line follows the attacks from the carrier strike aircraft launchings to the sinking of ships and the shooting down of aircraft using ship and aircraft action reports, action photos, communication and photo intelligence files, and finally underwater photo documentation, and the description of the ship and aircraft wrecks. Originally I wanted to deal solely with the aircraft and shipwrecks, however after much positive feedback from my previous book, I decided to include detailed information and illustrations regarding the Japanese occupation of the Islands, and descriptions of their installations and illustrations showing their locations. Local place names used in historical documentation of the battles at Palau are inconsistent with modern day names, therefore modern day names follow in brackets incorporating the correct Palau name and also the historical.

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