Washington, D.C. 1943.
First edition. Cover by Lon Keller. Quarto. 464pp. Pictorial wrappers. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, advertisements, drawings. Pages lightly age-toned, wrapper extremities worn with small chips, three tears with neat tape repair in front wrapper, still very good. Massive tome featuring a month-by-month overview of the war from the perspective of the Navy starting with Pearl Harbor, as well as biographies of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox, Under Secretary of the Navy James V. Forrestal, Vice Admiral John S. McCain, and others. Scarce. OCLC locates no copies of this particular volume.