Sea cobra: Admiral Halsey's task force and the great Pacific typhoon

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One of the costliest battles of World War II happens to be one of the least known. After failing to stop the attack of Admiral Takeo Kurita at Leyte Gulf, Admiral "Bull" Halsey made a desperate attempt to engage the Japanese Imperial Navy in a full-scale battle. Acting against better judgment and in a desperate attempt at redemption, Halsey led his crew into the raging path of a typhoon, which resulted in the loss of nearly one thousand sailors--the most costly mission of the Pacific war.
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subject_facet Admirals -- United States -- Biography
Halsey, William Frederick, -- 1882-1959
United States. -- Navy -- Biography
United States. -- Navy. -- Fast Carrier Task Force
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American
World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean
title_display Sea cobra : Admiral Halsey's task force and the great Pacific typhoon
title_full Sea cobra : Admiral Halsey's task force and the great Pacific typhoon / Buckner Melton
title_short Sea cobra :
title_sub Admiral Halsey's task force and the great Pacific typhoon
topic_facet Admirals
Halsey, William Frederick
Naval operations, American
World War, 1939-1945