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The lost ships of Guadalcanal

by Robert D. Ballard

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Published by Warner Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Underwater archaeology -- Solomon Islands -- Guadalcanal,
  • Shipwrecks -- Solomon Islands -- Guadalcanal,
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations,
  • Historic sites -- Solomon Islands -- Guadalcanal,
  • Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands) -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert D. Ballard, with Rick Archbold ; contemporary photography by Michael McCoy ; underwater paintings by Ken Marschall.
    ContributionsArchbold, Rick, 1950-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU850 .B35 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p. :
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23275287M
    ISBN 100446516368
    LC Control Number92051035

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    All were lost with the ship following the 13 November Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. The brothers are (from left to right): Joseph, Francis, Albert, Madison, and George Sullivan. George survived Juneau's sinking on 14 November, but died in the waters off San Cristobel Island five days later (NH ). Directed by Robert Kenner. With Stacy Keach. Robert Ballard's search and visitation of sunken warships in Iron Bottom Sound is interspersed in a recounting of the six months of hostilities at Guadalcanal/10(1).

    The lost ships of Guadalcanal by Robert D. Ballard, Rick Archbold starting at $ The lost ships of Guadalcanal has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   This celebrated classic gives a soldier's-eye-view of the Guadalcanal battles&#;crucial to World War II, the war that continues to fascinate us all, and to military history in general. Unlike some of those on Guadalcanal in the fall of , Richard Tregaskis volunteered to be there. An /5(6).


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A chronicle of the search for the ships sunk during th 4/5. Lost Ships of Guadalcanal, The Hardcover – January 1, by Robert. Ballard (Author) out of 5 stars 33 ratings.

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By Ballard, Robert D. Warner Books ISBN Hardcover. Descripton: A book by the famous explorer who was first on many of the world's most famous wrecks and has written extensively about them.

HMAS Armidale: Australian corvette sunk 1 December by Japanese aircraft.; HMAS Canberra: Australian heavy cruiser heavily damaged 9 August by IJN naval gun fire during Battle of Savo Island, and scuttled later in the day.; AHS Centaur: Australian hospital ship torpedoed on 14 May by Japanese submarine I off the coast of Queensland.; SS Fingal: Norwegian merchant ship on.

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The Guadalcanal campaign, also known as the Battle of Guadalcanal and codenamed Operation Watchtower by American forces, was a military campaign fought between 7 August and 9 February on and around the island of Guadalcanal in the Pacific theater of World War was the first major land offensive by Allied forces against the Empire of on: Guadalcanal, British Solomon Islands.

The author goes in search of the or more ships sunk in Iron Bottom Sound at Guadalcanal in the Pacific during World War II. Using diving equipment, robots .THE LOST SHIPS OF GUADALCANAL By Robert D. Ballard, Published by Warner/Madison Press This is another book by one of the world’s foremost oceanographers and undersea explorers.

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