U.S. Subs Down Under: Brisbane, 1942-1945

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Naval Institute Press, 2005 - History - 297 pages
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For three years during World War II, US submarines sailing from Brisbane were at the forefront of the war against Japan, but the story of this Silent Service is not well known, overshadowed as it was by the larger Pearl Harbor and Fremantle task forces. Jones and Nunan trace the subs' contribution to the Allied victory in the Pacific and also des

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User Review  - Shrike58 - LibraryThing

This is a useful and entertaining little monograph of the conduct of the American submarine war through the prism of Brisbane, Australia. What this means is that one gets an examination of such ... Read full review

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Peter Nunan is the honorary librarian of the Queensland Maritime Museum.

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