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े Find For Crew and Country: The Inspirational True Story of Bravery and Sacrifice Aboard the USS Samuel B. Roberts ७ E-Pub Author John Wukovits ও े Find For Crew and Country: The Inspirational True Story of Bravery and Sacrifice Aboard the USS Samuel B. Roberts ७ E-Pub Author John Wukovits ও Engaging and lively A valuable addition to our understanding of the events that took place almost 70 years ago, and an inspirational story of devotion to duty and country Proceedings This story of the brave and resourceful officers and crew of the gallant Samuel B Roberts is one that should be read by every American A thrilling story of self sacrifice, of David versus many Goliaths, of a little war vessel with a paper thin hull saluting, stepping up, and making a charge to death and glory After I finished reading, I wanted to stand up and cheer I still do Homer Hickam, 1 New York Times bestselling author of Torpedo Junction, Rocket Boys October Sky, and The Keeper s Son In this richly detailed book, John Wukovits provides unusual insight into the crew, the team the family of the USS Samuel B Roberts The human detail is drawn from wartime letters, secondary sources, and survivor interviews, resulting in a rare combination of research, exposition, and insight From the tentative process of shaking down to deployment to the Pacific, to the soaring, searing reality of combat at Leyte Gulf, readers will come to know many of the Sammy B s crew, celebrate their survival, and mourn their loss Barrett Tillman, author of Enterprise America s Fightingest Ship and the Men Who Helped Win World War II.John Wukovits writes with verve and command in this rousing tale of an epic battle You ll marvel at the bravery of the men on a very small ship up against the main battle fleet of the Japanese Imperial Navy.Evan Thomas, New York Times bestselling author of Sea of Thunder and Ike s Bluff In this gripping page turner, Wukovits chronicles one of the greatest stories in naval history, when tiny, outnumbered, outgunned destroyers and destroyer escorts went toe to toe with Japanese battleships and cruisers One of those ships paid the ultimate price, but played a key role in turning the tide in this seemingly one sided engagement VariousOn October 25, 1944, the Samuel B Roberts, along with the other twelve vessels comprising its unit, Taffy 3, stood between Japan s largest battleship force ever sent to sea, and General Douglas MacArthur s transports inside Leyte Gulf Faced with the surprise appearance of than twenty Japanese battleships, cruisers, and destroyers, including the Yamato, at seventy thousand tons the most potent battlewagon in the world, the twelve hundred ton Samuel B Roberts turned immediately into action with six other ships The ship churned straight at the enemy in a near suicidal attempt to deflect the potent foe and buy time for MacArthur s forces Of 563 destroyers constructed during World War II, the Samuel B Roberts was the only one sunk, going down with guns blazing in a duel reminiscent of the Spartans at Thermopylae or Davy Crockett s Alamo defenders The men who survived faced a horrifying three day nightmare in the sea, where they battled a lack of food and water, scorching sun, numbing night time cold, and 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    • For Crew and Country: The Inspirational True Story of Bravery and Sacrifice Aboard the USS Samuel B. Roberts
    • 1.3
    • 60
    • Format Kindle
    • 384 pages
    • 1250041910
    • John Wukovits
    • Anglais
    • 01 December 2017

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