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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Craig L. Symonds
It was during the spring of 1942 that the tide of the Pacific War began to shift — not in a battle at sea, it turned out, but in the depths of "the dungeon."
Craig Symonds has delivered yet another outstanding work, a work that will set the standard for studies of the Battle of Midway for years to come. Even if one thinks one knows all there is to know about Midway, Mr. Symonds' plethora of new facts, rationales for what and why each side performed the way it did, human interest stories and more make "The Battle of Midway" indispensable.
The prospective reader must not be misled by the title of this outstanding work.
he adds to the lore narrative insights that are his and his alone.
"Now you've committed 50 percent of your available carrier task force to what amounts to almost a public-relations mission," said Craig L. Symonds, professor of naval heritage at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis.