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Buggy, H. Pacific Victory, Issued under the direction of the Australian Minister for Information, the Hon. A. A. Calwell. MHR, Undated.

Cook, H.T. and T.F. Japan at War. An Oral History, Arrow Books, London, 1985.

Coombe, J. D. Derailing the Tokyo Express, Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, 1991.

Gregory, M. J. HMAS Canberra. Lost at Savo Island. 9th. of August 1942. The Naval
Historical Society of Australia Inc, Sydney, Reprinted 2001.

------------------ Under Water Warfare. The Struggle Against the Submarine Menace. 1939-1945, The Naval Historical Society of Australia Inc, Sydney, Reprinted 2002.

Holmes, W. J. Double Edged Secrets: US Naval Intelligence Operations in the Pacific during WW11, United States Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, 1979.

Honan, W. H. Visions of Infamy, St Martins Press, New York, 1991.

Howarth, S. Morning Glory. The Story of the Imperial Japanese Navy. Arrow Books, London, 1985.

Loxton, B. and Coulthard-Clark, C. The Shame of Savo. The Anatomy of a Naval Disaster, Allen and Unwin, St Leonards NSW, 1994.

Lundstrom, J. B. The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign. Naval Fighter Combat from August to November 1942, United States Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, 1994.

McGee, W. C. The Solomons Campaign 1942-43. From Guadalcanal to Bougainville. Pacific War Turning Point, BMC Publications, Santa Barbara, 2002.

Morison, S. E. The Struggle for Guadalcanal. Vol 5 of History of the US Naval Operations in WW11, Little Brown and Company, Boston, 1953.

Newcomb, R. F. Savo. The Naval Disaster off Guadalcanal, Ure Smith Books, Sydney, 1963.

O'Neill, R. Suicide Squads. The Men and Machines of World War 11 Special Operations, Salamander Books, London, 1999.

Smith, M. The Emperor's Codes, Bantam Books, London, 2001.

Smith, S. The Battle of Savo, Macfadden Books, New York, 1962.

Toland, J. Infamy. Pearl Harbor and its Aftermath, Methuen, London, 1982.

Twining, M. B. No Bended Knee. The Battle for Guadalcanal, Presido Press, Novito, CA, 1994.

Vandergrift, A. A. Once a Marine. As told to Robert. B. Asprey, Ballantine Books, New York, 1964.

Van der Vat, D. Pearl Harbor. The Day of Infamy. An Illustrated History, Allen and Unwin, Taronto, 2001.

Warner, D.and P. Disaster in the Pacific. New Light on the Battle of Savo Island, Allen and Unwin, North Sydney, Australia, 1992.

Watts, A. J. and Gordon, B. G. The Imperial Japanese Navy, Doubleday and Company Inc, New York, 1971.


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