The Battle of Leyte Gulf
The largest and greatest naval battle ever fought!
Introducing a new book
-- Afternoon of the Rising Sun --
that tells the heroic and exciting story of the men who fought and died in that momentous struggle in World War II.
Read about the commanders on both sides:
Halsey, Sprague, MacArthur, Kinkaid, Kurita, Ozawa, Nishimura,
and the American leaders:
Nimitz and Roosevelt
Learn the heroic sagas of the many others who gave more than they thought they could and who, in some cases, heroically sacrificed their
lives in the loyal and dedicated performance of their duties.
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Battle of Leyte Gulf, the leaders who had the most influence over the outcome of this cataclysmic battle. If you like what you see, Click the Buy It button to see where you purchase the book. Special thanks go to "N.M.P.L." for supporting the resource.
Written by: Kenneth I. Friedman, Ph.D..