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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The extraordinary story of the World War II air land and sea campaign that brought the US Navy to the apex of its strength and marked the rise of the United States as a global superpowerWinner Commodore John Barry Book Award Navy League of the United States Winner John Lehman Distinguished Naval Historian Award Naval Order of the United StatesWith its thunderous assault on the Mariana Islands in June 1944 the United States crossed the threshold of total war In this tour de force of dramatic storytelling distilled from extensive research in newly discovered primary sources James D Hornfischer brings to life the campaign that was the fulcrum of the drive to compel Tokyo to surrenderand that forever changed the art of modern warWith a close focus on high commanders front line combatants and ordinary people American and Japanese alike Hornfischer tells the story of the climactic end of the Pacific War as has never been done before Here are the epic seaborne invasions of Saipan Tinian and Guam the stunning aerial battles of the Great Marianas Turkey Shoot the first large scale use of Navy underwater demolition teams the largest banzai attack of the war and the daring combat operations large and small that made possible the strategic bombing offensive culminating in the atomic strikes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki From the seas of the Central Pacific to the shores of Japan itself The Fleet at Flood Tide is a stirring authoritative and cinematic portrayal of World War IIs world changing finaleIllustrated with original maps andthan 120 dramatic photographsuite simply popular and scholarly military history at its bestVictor Davis Hanson author of Carnage and Culture The dean of World War II naval historyIn his capable hands the story races along like an intense thriller Narrative nonfiction at its finesta book simply not to be missedJames M Scott CharlestonPost and Courier An impressively lucid accountadmirable fascinating The Wall Street Journal An extraordinary memorial to the courageousand a cautionary note to a world that remains unstable and turbulent todayAdmiral James Stavridis former Supreme Allied Commander NATO author of Sea Power A masterful fresh accountably expands on the prior offerings of such classic naval historians as Samuel Eliot Morison The Dallas Morning New.

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  1. Michael Hyde Michael Hyde says:

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  10. Paul Davies Paul Davies says:

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