Naval Operations in the Pacific

  • William Reynolds Braisted. The United States Navy In The Pacific, 1909-1922. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1971.
  • Hector C. Bywater. The Great Pacific. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991.
  • C. Raymond Calhoun. Typhoon: The Other Enemy: The Third Fleet and The Pacific Storm of December 1944. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1981.
  • Charles Cook. The Battle of Cape Esperance: Encounter At Gaudalcanal. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1968.
  • Thomas J. Cutler. The Battle of Leyte Gulf: 23-26 October 1944. New York: HarperCollins, 1994.
  • Joseph F. Enright. Shinano: The Sinking Of Japan's Secret Supership. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1985.
  • Stanley L. Falk. Decision At Leyte. New York: Norton, 1966.
  • I. J. Galantin. Take Her Deep!: A Submarine Against Japan in World War II. Chapel Hill: Algonquin, 1987.
  • Donald T. Giles. Captive of the Rising Sun: The POW Memoirs of Rear Admiral Donald T. Giles. Anapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1994.
  • James W. Grace. The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal: Night Action, 13 November 1942. Anapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1999.
  • Bobette Gugliotta. Pigboat 39: An American Sub Goes to War. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 1984.
  • James D. Hornfischer. Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal. New York: Bantam, 2011.
  • Dan Kurzman. Fatal Voyage: The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis. New York: Antheneum, 1990.
  • ___. Left to Die: The Tragedy of the USS Juneau. New York: Pocket Books, 1994.
  • Charles A. Lockwood. Sink 'Em All: Submarine Warfare in the Pacific. New York: Bantam, 1951.
  • Eric Lomax. The Railway Man: A POW's Searing Account of War, Brutality, and Forgiveness. New York: Norton, 1995.
  • Bruce Loxton. The Shame of Savo: Anatomy of a naval disaster. Anapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1994.
  • Walter Lord. Incredible Victory. New York: Harper & Row, 1967.
  • ___. Lonely Vigil: Coastwatchers of the Solomons. New York: Viking, 1977.
  • John B. Lundstrom. The First South Pacific Campaign: Pacific Fleet Strategy December 1941-June 1942. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1976.
  • Lex McAulay. The Battle oftThe Bismarck Sea. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991.
  • Corwin Mendenhall. Submarine Diary. Chapel Hill: Algonquin,1991.
  • Dwight R. Messimer. Pawns of War: The Loss of the USS Langley and the USS Pecos. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1981.
  • Samuel Eliot Morison. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: IV: Coral Sea, Midway And Submarine Actions. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1949.
  • ___. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: V: The Struggle for Guadalcanal. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1948.
  • ___. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: VI: Breaking the Bismarck Barrier, 22 July 1942-1 May 1944. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1950.
  • ___. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: VII: Aleutians, Gilberts and Marshalls June 1942-April 1944. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1951.
  • ___. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: VIII: New Guinea and The Marianas March 1944-August 1944. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1953.
  • ___. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: XII: Leyte June 1944-January 1945. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1958.
  • ___. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: XIII: The Liberation of The Philippines Luzon, Mindanao, the Visayas 1944-1945. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1959.
  • ___. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: XIV: Victory in The Pacific 1945. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown, 1960.
  • Richard F. Newcomb. Abandon Ship! New York: Bantam, 1976.
  • Richard H. O'Kane. Clear The Bridge!: The War Patrols of the USS Tang. New York: Rand McNally, 1977.
  • ___. Wahoo: The Patrols of America's Most Famous World War Patrol. Novato, CA: Presidio, 1987.
  • John Prados. Islands of Destiny: The Solomon Campaign and the Eclipse of the Rising Sun. New York: New American Library, 2012.
  • Gordon Prange with Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V. Dillon. Miracle At Midway. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1982.
  • Clark C. Reynolds. The Fast Carriers: The Forging of an Air Navy. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1968.
  • Theodore Roscoe. Pig Boats. New York: Bantam, 1950.
  • Frederick C. Sherman. Combat Command. New York: Bantam, 1950.
  • Edward P. Stafford. The Big 'E': The Story of The USS Enterprise. New York: Ballantine, 1962.
  • Craig L. Symonds. The Battle of Midway. New York: Oxford, 2011.
  • Ian W. Toll. Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942. New York: W. W. Norton, 2012.
  • Kemp Tolley. Cruise of the Lanikai: Incitement to War. Malabar, FL: Krieger, 1973.
  • ___. Yangtze Patrol: The U.S. Navy in China. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1971.
  • Thaddeus V. Tuleja. Climax At Midway. New York: Berkley, 1960.
  • Denis and Peggy Warner. Disaster In The Pacific: New Light on the Battle of Savo Island. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1992
  • Gerald E. Wheeler. Prelude To Pearl Harbor: The United States Navy and the Far East, 1921-1931. Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1963.
  • W. G. Winslow. The Fleet The Gods Forgot: The U.S. Asiatic Fleet in World War II. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1982.
  • William T. Y'Blood. Red Sun Setting: The Battle of The Philippine Sea. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1981.
  • ___. The Little Giants: U.S. Escourt Carriers Against Japan. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1987.