Prologue: Visitors Chapter 1. Fighting the Problem Chapter 2. Makee Learnee Chapter 3. The Sleeping Watch Chapter 4. Pandaemonium Chapter 5. Is He Lucky? Chapter 6. Pride Goeth... Chapter 7. "Why Not?" Chapter 8. "I am Aoba" Chapter 9. All Hell's Eve Chapter 10. The Lion Comes Chapter 11. Not Quite Midway Chapter 12. And Then There Was One Epilogue: Far from Satisfactory, Far from Hopeless Notes Bibliography Index
Author Jeffrey R. Cox follows on from the successful Rising Sun, Falling Skies with this comprehensive and dramatic re-telling of the Guadalcanal and Solomons naval campaign - the daring Allied offensive to protect Australia and the South Pacific from Japanese invasion.
Jeffrey R. Cox is a litigation attorney and an independent military historian specializing in World War II, Ancient Greece, and Ancient Rome. His first interest was in the Pacific War, which he has studied for more than 30 years. A student of history, international affairs, and defence policy for most of his life, Cox holds a degree in National Security Policy Studies from The Ohio State University and a doctorate of jurisprudence from Indiana University School of Law. He is a contributor to Military History Online (www.militaryhistoryonline.com) and resides in Indianapolis.
..".a thorough study of the naval battles that set America on the road to victory." - WWII History Magazine