Osprey Graphic History 3 : The Empire Falls : Battle of Midway
One of the most important naval battles in history, Midway marked a crucial turning point in the war in the Pacific, as the US dealt a huge blow to the Imperial Japanese Navy. This is a thrilling tale of espionage, luck, daring, and extreme heroism, shown by men such as Lt Commanders Maxwell Leslie and Wade McClusky, leaders of the first successful attacks on the Japanese Fleet, which ultimately led to the destruction of an Empire. Text by Steve White with illustrations by Gary Erskine and Richard Elson.
- Who's Who
- Background to the Historic Battle
- The Battle
- Additional Resources
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