Clash of the Carriers

Clash of the Carriers

The True Story of the Marianas Turkey Shoot of World War II

Book - 2005
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Provides an account of the June 1944 clash near the Marianas Islands between the American and Japanese carrier fleets, a confrontation that became the most spectacular aircraft carrier battle in history.
Publisher: New York, N.Y., USA : New American Library, c2005.
ISBN: 9780451216700
Characteristics: xv, 348 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., map ; 25 cm.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

Jan 26, 2014

One would suppose that a book subtitled "the true story...." would be opinionated, but for this book that would be an understatement. The book was written in 2005, but the language was straight out of a 1940's newsreel. It was really hard to get past the propaganda dialogue.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at KCLibrary

To Top