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The Last Lieutenant (Todd Ingram #1)

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OUTNUMBERED

Under an unstoppable barrage of artillery, brilliant U.S. cryptographers crack the Japanese top-secret code, revealing their chilling plans for a doomsday attack on Midway Island.

OUTGUNNED

The Navy's high command responds quickly, mobilizing all they have to counter-attack the massive Japanese firepower. But there is a mole among the code-cracking team-a ruthless
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Paperback, 480 pages
Published July 15th 1997 by St. Martin's Paperbacks (first published July 1st 1995)
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This is the book, which started me searching for anything that John Gobbell has written.

Exciting, tense, but warm in its own way.

A very good read, closely based on actual events after the occupation of the Philippines by the Japanese.
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Superbly written and easy to follow for any action buff. No need to be a military guru to understand the story line as it takes shape. I love this author and all his books!
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Overall I liked the book. I'm a student of WWII history and while the story was good, the factual errors were distracting. I don't know if I should fault the author or the editor(s) but such errors are unforgiveable.
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FROM USC TO YANKEE STATION.

Upon graduating from the University of Southern California, John was commissioned an ensign in the U.S. Navy. He served as a deck and ASW officer aboard the USS Tingey (DD 539), a revered Fletcher-class destroyer and battle of Leyte Gulf veteran. He did a WESTPAC cruise and fought the battle of YANKEE STATION forming a protective destroyer screen around the carrier USS H
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