Book #22341

US Navy War Photographs; Pearl Harbor To Tokyo Harbor

Captain Edward Steichen, U. S. N. R.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good+
Size: Square 4to; 106 pages
Publisher: New York: U. S. Camera, ca1945.

Price: $200.00

An attractive and unique copy of this set of photographs, originally published in soft-cover but rebound in attractive, Fine cloth covered hardcover with white lettering. Occasional crinkles and smudging. Includes signed typed letter by W. G. Denton, former president of the National Wild Turkey Federation, dated December 17, 1981.

Given to officers and men of the Navy by James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy. "You are leaving the Navy which you made victorious in the greatest war in history. Those pictures will go with you as a reminder of a job well done, a job of which you can be proud as long as you live because it gave mankind another opportunity to live together in peace and decency. Many of you in your civilian lices help to keep the deadly danger, which the first picture in this book records from threatening our Nation again" ; B & W Photographs.