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6 edition of Assault From The Sea found in the catalog.

Assault From The Sea

Amphibio (Military Might)

  • 348 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by 21st Century .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Naval art and science,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Children"s 9-12 - History - Military / War,
  • 20th century,
  • Amphibious warfare,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8015756M
    ISBN 100761318119
    ISBN 109780761318118

    Amphibious warfare is a type of offensive military operation that today uses naval ships to project ground and air power onto a hostile or potentially hostile shore at a designated landing beach. Through history the operations were conducted using ship's boats as the primary method of delivering troops to shore. Since the Gallipoli Campaign, specialised watercraft were increasingly designed. ‎This collection of 51 essays provides a history of amphibious landings that include European, Asian, and American operations. It describes in detail some of history's most significant amphibious assaults, as well as planned attacks that were never carried out.

      To his delight, William in the guise of young and physically healthy Angela, revels in his ability to distroy the terrorists and prevent a disaster of great magnitude/5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: color illustrations ; 30 cm: Contents: HMS Ocean: the Royal Navy's new amphibious assault ship --RAF Commando Chinooks --USS Bataan: The U.S. Navy's new WASP class (LHD) amphibious assault ship --Landing craft air cushion (LCAC) --'Exercise Bright Star 99': US/UK joint amphibious.

    Air Assault from the Sea This lavishly illustrated photo tribute captures the international scope of modern day American and European amphibious helicopter operations. The over-sized, full-color format and lively narrative draw the reader onto the ships and into the air of . USS Tarawa (LHA-1) is a United States Navy amphibious assault ship, the lead ship of her class, and the second ship to be named for the Battle of Tarawa during World War II. Tarawa was decommissioned on 31 March , at San Diego Naval Base. 3 Post decommissioning status. 5 External links. The ship was laid down in November at Pascagoula Aircraft carried: Up to 35 Helicopters and 8 AV-8B .


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