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Weapons of choice [electronic resource] : Axis of Time Trilogy, Book 1. John Birmingham.

Birmingham, John. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780345478382 (electronic bk)
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2004.

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Summary, etc.: On the eve of America's greatest victory in the Pacific, a catastrophic event disrupts the course of World War II, forever changing the rules of combat. . . . The impossible has spawned the unthinkable. A military experiment in the year 2021has thrust an American-led multinational armada back to 1942, right into the middle of the U.S. naval task force speeding toward Midway Atoll--and what was to be the most spectacular U.S. triumph of the entire war. Thousands died in the chaos, but the ripples had only begun. For these veterans of Pearl Harbor--led by Admirals Nimitz, Halsey, and Spruance--have never seen a helicopter, or a satellite link, or a nuclear weapon. And they've never encountered an African American colonel or a British naval commander who was a woman and half-Pakistani. While they embrace the armada's awesome firepower, they may find the twenty-first century sailors themselves far from acceptable.Initial jubilation...
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Subject: Fiction.
Science Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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