By Thomas Alexander Hughes

William Halsey, the main recognized naval officer of global warfare II, used to be identified for fearlessness, steely get to the bottom of, and impulsive blunders. during this definitive biography, Thomas Hughes punctures the preferred sketch of the combating admiral to provide a revealing human portrait of his own lifestyles because it was once lived in occasions of conflict and peace.

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