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Strategy for the Pacific

Strategy for the Pacific

policies and programs for sustainable growth

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Published by The Bank in Manila .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania.
    • Subjects:
    • Banks and banking -- Oceania.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [48]-52).

      Other titlesPolicies and programs for sustainable growth
      StatementAsian Development Bank.
      SeriesPacific studies series
      ContributionsAsian Development Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG1778.O24 S77 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 52 p. :
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL149258M
      ISBN 109715610846
      LC Control Number99911113

      "John Costello's The Pacific War is regarded as a classic. Unearths new and fascinating material." --The Times (London)The definitive one-volume account of World War II in the Pacific theater--the first book to weave together the separate stories of the fighting in China, Malaya, Burma, the East Indies, the Philippines, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, and the Aleutians/5(52). During the War of the Pacific, the theatre of war between and was a large expanse of desert, sparsely populated and far removed from major cities or resources; it is, however, close to the Pacific was clear from the beginning that control of the sea would be the key to an inevitably difficult desert war: supply by sea, including water, food, ammunition, horses, fodder and.

      HBO is following up its critically acclaimed WWII series Band of Brothers, based on the Stephen Ambrose book, with The Pacific, a new part series focused on the Pacific campaign, which is. The Pacific Ocean was the lifeline to Japan's imperial success; sinking ships would cripple the commerce of the Rising Sun. Postwar records compiled by the Joint Army-Navy Assessment Committee indicate Japan lost warships of gross tons (GRT) or larger, 2, merchantmen, and a total of million GRT to submarines during 1, war.

      Tarawa and Makin. Controversy surrounded the Allied Pacific campaign to regain the Central Pacific perimeter. As MacArthur and Halsey drove toward their respective objectives in the Southwest Pacific, the island-hopping strategy outlined in Plan Orange of the s was implemented by Admiral Nimitz, backed by Admiral Ernest J. King, the Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Navy, of whom it was said. The US did not have a strategy in the Pacific. There was little or no conflict in the Pacific in WW I, the military activity all took place in Europe.


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