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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (1): 136–138.
Published: 01 January 1954
... were useful only as decoys to lure another American admiral to do what Spruance had failed to do. But what had Admiral Spruance failed to do? He had not been lured away from the Marianas, as Admiral Halsey was to be lured from Leyte, but he had sunk only one of the seven nearly planeless Japanese...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1950) 49 (3): 395–396.
Published: 01 July 1950
... it empha­ sized the vital role of carrier-borne air power in modern naval warfare. Yamamoto had to abandon his mission despite the possession of vastly superior gun power and without firing a shot, because Fletcher and Spruance, with one well directed carrier thrust, had destroyed the Japanese air component...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 January 1954
... interesting part of this volume and an excellent example of the virtues of interviewing the key participants in major naval operations. Mitscher is dead, and Spruance apparently has no plans to publish his memoirs. Though we may not be convinced by Spruance s and Ozawa s answers on doubtful points, Admiral...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1950) 49 (3): 393–395.
Published: 01 July 1950
... air power in modern naval warfare. Yamamoto had to abandon his mission despite the possession of vastly superior gun power and without firing a shot, because Fletcher and Spruance, with one well directed carrier thrust, had destroyed the Japanese air component while preserving most of their own...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1946) 45 (4): 451–467.
Published: 01 October 1946
.... In February when the Biloxi next left Ulithi she was on a mission that had long been anticipated. The dope was out; she Pacific Gadabout 465 was en route to Tokyo. Under the fleet command of Admiral R. A. Spruance, who had relieved Admiral Halsey ( the drivers may change but the horses keep running...