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The Capture of Attu Island: Operation Landcrab, May 1943
Amphibious Assault: Manoeuvre from the Sea (2005)
  • William T. Allison, Georgia Southern University
Abstract
Prior to employment at Georgia Southern University, William T. Allison authored "The Capture of Attu Island: Operation Landcrab, May 1943" in Amphibious Assault: Manoeuvre from the Sea.

Book Summary: Leading international military and academic experts analyse 37 amphibious operations from the 'how not to do it' catastrophe of Gallipoli in 1915, through the Second World War, Vietnam and the Falklands, to the Al Faw landings in Iraq in 2003. German, Japanese and Soviet operations are included.
Keywords
  • Capture,
  • Attu Island,
  • Operation Landcrab,
  • May,
  • 1943
Disciplines
Publication Date
2005
Editor
Tristan A. Lovering
Publisher
Royal Navy
ISBN
9780955024351
Citation Information
William T. Allison. "The Capture of Attu Island: Operation Landcrab, May 1943" Portsmouth, NHAmphibious Assault: Manoeuvre from the Sea (2005)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/willliam_allison/44/