Long Lancer Working Bibliography

Compiled by Allyn D. Nevitt

E-MAIL: anevitt2789@att.net

Agawa, Hiroyuki. The Reluctant Admiral: Yamamoto and the Imperial Navy. Tokyo: Kodansha,1979.

Alden, John D. U. S. Submarine Attacks During World War II. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1989.

Ballard, Robert D. The Lost Ships of Guadalcanal. New York: Warner, 1993.

Blair, Clay, Jr. Silent Victory. 2 vols. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1975.

Blair, Clay, Jr. and Joan. Return from the River Kwai. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979.

Breuer, William. Devil Boats: The PT War Against Japan. Novato, CA: Presidio, 1987.

Brown, David. Warship Losses of World War Two. London: Arms and Armour, 1990.

Chihaya, Masataka and Yasuo Abe. IJN YUKIKAZE/Destroyer/1939-1970. Windsor: Profile Publications, 1972.

Coggins, Jack. The Campaign for Guadalcanal. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1972.

Cook, Charles. The Battle of Cape Esperance. New York: Crowell, 1968.

Cook, Haruko T. and Theodore F. Japan at War: An Oral History. New York: New Press, 1992.

Coombe, Jack D. Derailing the Tokyo Express. Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole, 1991.

Crenshaw, Russell S., Jr. The Battle of Tassafaronga. Baltimore: Nautical & Aviation, 1995.

Cressman, Robert J. "A Magnificent Fight:" The Battle for Wake Island. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

Cutler, Thomas J. The Battle of Leyte Gulf. New York: Pocket Books, 1994.

D'Albas, Andrieu. Death of a Navy. New York: Devin-Adair, 1957.

Dickson, W. B. Battle of the Philippine Sea. London: Ian Allen, 1975.

Dull, Paul S. A Battle History of the Imperial Japanese Navy (1941-1945). Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1978.

Enright, Joseph F. Shinano! New York: St. Martin's, 1987.

Field, James E., Jr. The Japanese at Leyte Gulf. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1947.

Frank, Richard B. Guadalcanal. New York: Random House, 1990.

Fuchida, Mitsuo and Masatake Okumiya. Midway: The Battle That Doomed Japan. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1955.

Fukui, Shizuo. Japanese Naval Vessels at the End of War. Old Greenwich, CT: WE, Inc., (1947)

Goldstein, Donald M. and Katherine V. Dillon, ed. Fading Victory: The Diary of Admiral Matome Ugaki 1941-1945. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1991.

_____The Pearl Harbor Papers: Inside the Japanese Plans. Washington: Brassey's (US), 1993.

Greene, Jack. The Midway Campaign. Rev. & exp. ed. Conshohocken, PA: Combined Books, 1995.

Griffith, Samuel B., II, The Battle for Guadalcanal. New York: Ballantine, 1963.

Hara, Tameichi. Japanese Destroyer Captain. New York: Ballantine, 1961.

Holmes, Harry. The Last Patrol. Shrewsbury, England: Airlife, 1994.

Holmes, Wilfred J. Double-Edged Secrets. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1979.

_____Underseas Victory. 2 vols. New York: Zebra, 1979.

Howard, Warren S. "Japanese Destroyers in World War II." U. S. Naval Institute Proceedings v. 78 (1952). 51-57.

Howarth, Stephen. The Fighting Ships of the Rising Sun. New York: Athenaeum, 1983.

Humble, Richard. The Japanese High Seas Fleet. New York: Ballantine, 1973.

Isby, David. "CA: Tactical Naval Warfare in the Pacific, 1941-1943," Strategy & Tactics, May 1973.

Ito, Masanori. The End of the Imperial Japanese Navy. New York: Jove Books, 1984.

Japan Defense Agency, War History Section. Senshi sosho. 102 vols. Tokyo: Boeicho Kenshujo Senshishitsu, 1966-1980. Volumes most pertinent to this study being:

10. Naval Operations: (Hawaii)
12. " " (Marianas)
17. " " (Okinawa)
24. " " (Philippines-Malaya, Opening Operations)
26. " " (Dutch East Indies, Opening Operations)
29. " " (Northern Area)
38. " " (Central Pacific through May 1942)
43. " " (Midway)
46. " " (Antisubmarine Warfare)
49. " " (Southeast Area, Part I)
56. " " (Leyte Gulf)
62. " " (Central Pacific from June 1942)
83. " " (Southeast Area, Part II)
96. " " (Southeast Area, Part III)

Japanese Aircraft Carriers and Destroyers. (Pocket Pictorial 2) London: Macdonald, 1964.

The Japanese Navy in World War II. 2nd ed. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1986.

Jentschura, Hansgeorg; Dieter Jung; and Peter Mickel. Warships of the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1869-1945. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1977.

Kilpatrick, C. W. The Naval Night Battles in the Solomons. Pompano Beach, FL: Exposition Press of Florida, 1987.

Lacroix, Eric. "The Development of the 'A Class' Cruisers in the Imperial Japanese Navy," Parts 6, 7. Warship International, N3/83, N3/84; 232, 246.

Lengerer, Hans; Sumie Kobler-Edamatsu; and Tomoko Rehm-Takahara. "KITAKAMI," Warship X. (1986) 33.

_____"The Special Fast Landing Ships of the Imperial Japanese Navy," Parts I, II, III. Warship X. (1986) 103, 174, 251.

_____"TONE: Modifications and War Service." Warship XI, (1987?) 223.

Lenton, H. T. and J. J. Colledge. Warship Losses of World War II: British and Dominion Fleets. London: Ian Allen, (1966).

Lord, Walter. Day of Infamy. New York: Bantam, 1963.

_____Incredible Victory. New York: Pocket Books, 1968.

Lorelli, John A. The Battle of the Komandorski Islands, March 1943. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1984.

Lundstrom, John B. The First South Pacific Campaign. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1976.

_____The First Team. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1984.

_____The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1994.

Maru Magazine. Japanese Destroyers of World War II. 2 vols. Tokyo: Maruzen, 1978.

_____Japanese Light Cruisers of World War II. Tokyo: Maruzen, 1977.

_____Japanese Naval Operations in W. W. II. 20 vols. (Maru Specials Nos. 92-111) Tokyo: Maruzen, 1984-1986.

_____Japanese Naval Vessels. 56 vols. (Maru Specials Nos. 1-56) Tokyo: Maruzen, 1975-1981. Volumes most pertinent to this study being:

7. FUBUKI Class (Part I)
17. FUBUKI Class (Part II)
19. ASASHIO / AKIZUKI Classes
21. FUBUKI Class (Part III) / AKATSUKI Class
24. HATSUHARU / SHIRATSUYU Classes
41. KAGERO / YUGUMO / SHIMAKAZE / MATSU Classes
51. MINEKAZE / KAMIKAZE / MUTSUKI Classes

Mayer, S. L., ed. The Rise and Fall of Imperial Japan. New York: Military Press, 1984.

McAulay, Lex. Battle of the Bismarck Sea. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991.

Miller, Thomas C., Jr. The Cactus Air Force. New York: Bantam, 1981.

Miller, Vernon J. "An Analysis of U. S. Submarine Losses During World War II," Warship XI, XII (1987-1988?) 52, 118, 204; 45, 48.

Morrison, Samuel Eliot. History of United States Naval Operations in World War II. 15 vols. Boston: Little, Brown. 1947-1962. Volumes most pertinent to this study being:

III. The Rising Sun in the Pacific, 1931-April 1942.
IV. Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942.
V. The Struggle for Guadalcanal, August 1942-February 1943.
VI. Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier, 22 July 1942-1 May 1944.
VII. Aleutians, Gilberts and Marshalls, June 1942-April 1944.
VIII. New Guinea and the Marianas, March 1944-August 1944.
XII. Leyte, June 1944-January 1945.
XIII. The Liberation of the Philippines: Luzon, Mindanao, The Visayas, 1944-1945.
XIV. Victory in the Pacific, 1945.
XV. Supplement and General Index.

_____The Two-Ocean War: A Short History of the United States Navy in the Second World War. Boston: Little, Brown, 1963.

On Eternal Patrol. Honolulu: Pacific Fleet Submarine Memorial Association, 1991.

Parillo, Mark P. The Japanese Merchant Marine in World War II. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1993.

Parkin, Robert S. Blood on the Sea: American Destroyers Lost in World War II. New York: Sarpedon, 1996.

Potter, E. B., and Nimitz, Chester W., ed. The Great Sea War. New York: Bramhall House, 1960.

Prados, John. Combined Fleet Decoded. New York: Random House, 1995.

Raven, Alan. "Aspects of Japanese Warship Design Number 2: Destroyers." Warship No. 3 (1977): 20-25.

Rohwer, J. and G. Hummelchen. Chronology of the War at Sea 1939-1945. 2 vols. New York: Arco, 1972-1974.

Roscoe, Theodore. United States Destroyer Operations in World War II. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1953.

_____United States Submarine Operations in World War II. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1949.

Schofield, William G. Destroyers -- 60 Years. New York: Rand McNally, 1962.

Ships of the World. History of Japanese Destroyers. (No. 453) Tokyo: Kaijinsha, 1992.

Silverstone, Paul. U. S. Warships in World War II. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1968.

Spector, Ronald H. Eagle Against the Sun. New York: Vintage, 1985.

Spurr, Russell. A Glorious Way to Die. New York: Bantam, 1983.

Stewart, Adrian. The Battle of Leyte Gulf. New York: Scribner's, 1979.

Stewart, William H. Ghost Fleet of Truk Lagoon. Missoula, MT: Pictorial Histories, 1985.

Summary of War Damage to U. S. Battleships, Carriers, Cruisers, Destroyers and Destroyer Escorts. 4 vols. Kresgeville, PA: The Floating Drydock, [n.d.]

Super Destroyers. (Warship Special 2) London: Conway Maritime Press, 1978.

Sweetman, Jack. Great Sea Battles of World War II. (Naval History Special Issue) Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

Thomas, David. Battle of the Java Sea. London: Pan, 1971.

Toland, John. The Rising Sun. 2 vols. New York: Random House, 1970.

Tompkins, Tom. Yokosuka: Base of an Empire. Novato, CA: Presidio, 1981.

U. S. Army Far East Command. The Imperial Japanese Navy in World War II: A Graphic Presentation of the Japanese Naval Organization and List of Combatant and Non-Combatant Vessels Lost or Damaged in the War. Tokyo: Military History Section, Special Staff, General Headquarters, Far East Command, 1952. (Japanese Operational Monograph Series No. 116)

U. S. Navy Historical Center. (Microfilmed Japanese War Records) [n.d.]:
JD 204 Tabular Records of Movement and Action Reports of Japanese Destroyers (AKATSUKI-KASUMI)
JD 205 Tabular Records of Movement and Action Reports of Japanese Destroyers (KAWAKAZE-UZUKI)

U. S. Strategic Bombing Survey. Interrogations of Japanese Officials. 2 vols. Washington: GPO, 1947.

_____Campaigns of the Pacific War. Washington: GPO, 1946.

Van Der Vat, Dan. The Pacific Campaign. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1991.

Van Oosten, F. C. The Battle of the Java Sea. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1976.

Watts, Anthony J. Japanese Warships of World War II. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1967.

Watts, Anthony J. and Brian G. Gordon. The Imperial Japanese Navy. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971.

Whitley, M. J. Destroyers of World War Two. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1988.

Willmott, H. P. The Barrier and the Javelin. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1983.

_____Empires in the Balance. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1982.

Winton, John. Ultra in the Pacific. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1993.

Y'Blood, William T. The Little Giants. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1987.

_____Red Sun Setting. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1981.

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