By Anthony P. Tully

Surigao Strait within the Philippine Islands used to be the scene of an enormous battleship duel through the conflict of Leyte Gulf. as the conflict used to be fought at evening and had few survivors at the eastern facet, the occasions of that naval engagement were handed down in garbled debts. Anthony P. Tully pulls jointly all the latest documentary fabric, together with newly found debts and a cautious research of U.S. military motion reviews, to create a brand new and extra certain description of the motion. in different respects, Tully's narrative differs noticeably from the bought models and represents a huge historic corrective. additionally integrated within the ebook are a few formerly unpublished images and charts that convey a clean standpoint to the battle.

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