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William F. Halsey

Military (30-Oct-1882 — 20-Aug-1959)


Hans Christian Adamson; George Francis Kosco. Halsey's Typhoons: A Firsthand Account of how Two Typhoons, More Powerful Than the Japanese, Dealt Death and Destruction to Admiral Halsey's Third Fleet. Crown Publishers. 1967. 206pp.

Bob Drury; Tom Clavin. Halsey's Typhoon: The True Story of a Fighting Admiral, an Epic Storm, and an Untold Rescue. Atlantic Monthly Press. 2006. 322pp.

William F. Halsey; Joseph Bryan III. Admiral Halsey's Story. Whittlesey House. 1947. 310pp.

Ralph B. Jordan. Born to Fight: The Life of Admiral Halsey. Lightning Source. 2007. 240pp.

Buckner F. Melton, Jr.. Sea Cobra: Admiral Halsey's Task Force and the Great Pacific Typhoon. Globe Pequot. 2007. 318pp.

E. B. Potter. Bull Halsey. Naval Institute Press. 1985. 421pp.


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  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.286)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.656)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.445)

  10. Obituaries from the Times 1951-1960 (p.327)

  11. The MacMillan Dictionary of Military Biography (pp.146-48)

  12. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.308)

  13. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.304)

  14. A Biographical Dictionary of World War II (p.78)

  15. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.221)

  16. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.150)

  17. The Biographical Dictionary of World War II (p.202)

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