The Big E

Author: Edward P. Stafford
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781591148029
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First published by Random House in 1962. First published by Naval Institute Press, with a new introduction, in 1988.

Enterprise

Author: Barrett Tillman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439190879
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Presents the story of World War II's most decorated warship as drawn from oral histories, the author's interviews with last surviving veterans, and historical accounts of its most significant military achievements.

Admiral Halsey S Story Illustrated Edition

Author: Fleet Admiral William F. Halsey
Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing
ISBN: 1782892958
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Tell them it was their husbands' bravery that got me my new ones.” It was my
privilege to recommend a large number of decorations after Guadalcanal, but few
gave me as much pleasure as recommending the Enterprise for the Presidential
Unit Citation. This was the Big E's eighth operation in less than a year, and the
Japanese had reported sinking her so many times that she had acquired an
additional sobriquet, “the Galloping Ghost of the Oahu Coast.” She helped open
the war, ...

Almanac Of American Military History

Author: Spencer Tucker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598845306
Size: 30.81 MB
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At Pearl Harbor the Yorktown was put back in service in only three days, enabling
it to participate with the Enterprise and Hornet in the Battle of Midway (June 3—6,
1942), when its aircraft fatally damaged the Japanese carrier Soryu. The
Yorktown was itself badly damaged by Japanese aircraft, however. Protected by
a screen of destroyers, the Yorktown was in tow when it was sunk by the
Japanese submarine I-168 on June 7. The Enterprise (CV-6), known
affectionately as ”The Big E ...

Reinventing Organizations

Author: Frederic Laloux
Publisher: Vahlen
ISBN: 3800649144
Size: 52.33 MB
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Dr. Jürgen Weibler, Autor des Standardwerkes „Personalführung“ „Das Buch gibt Hoffnung und ganz konkrete Hilfe zur Lösung der Probleme, die wir an der Schwelle von der Postmoderne zu einem neuen Zeitalter erleben, in denen die ...

Thach Weave

Author: Steve Ewing
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 161251264X
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Field, James A., Jr, History of United States Naval Operations: Korea. Washington
, D.C.: GPO, 1962. Friedman, Norman. The Postwar Naval Revolution. Annapolis:
Naval Institute Press, 1986. . Submarine Design and Development. Annapolis:
Naval Institute Press, 1984. . U.S. Aircraft Carriers: An Illustrated Design History.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1983. Garrett, Richard. Submarines. Boston:
Little, Brown, 1977. Gay, George. Sole Survivor. 1979. Revised, Naples, Fla.:
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Das Licht Der Letzten Tage

Author: Emily St. John Mandel
Publisher: Piper ebooks
ISBN: 3492971474
Size: 32.89 MB
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Niemand konnte ahnen, wie zerbrechlich unsere Welt ist. Ein Wimpernschlag, und sie ging unter. Doch selbst jetzt, während das Licht der letzten Tage langsam schwindet, geben die Überlebenden nicht auf.

Eine Kurze Geschichte Der Menschheit

Author: Yuval Noah Harari
Publisher: DVA
ISBN: 364110498X
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Anschaulich, unterhaltsam und stellenweise hochkomisch zeichnet Yuval Harari die Geschichte des Menschen nach und zeigt alle großen, aber auch alle ambivalenten Momente unserer Menschwerdung.

H Ter Der Erinnerung

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3423408480
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»Stark und provokativ!« New York Times Jonas lebt in einer Welt ohne Not, Schmerz und Risiko.

Eine Kurze Geschichte Der Zeit

Author: Stephen W. Hawking
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783499626005
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Stephen Hawkings "Eine kurze Geschichte der Zeit" hat das Wissen über die Entstehung des Universums, Schwarze Löcher, das Wesen der Zeit und die Suche nach der Weltformel in der Physik und Kosmologie populär gemacht wie kein anderes.