Get Yamamoto

Title:                                         Get Yamamoto

Author:                                   Davis Burke

Davis, Burke (1969). Get Yamamoto. New York: Random House

LCCN:             69016438

D790 .D34


Date Updated:  February 16, 2017

Reviewed by Paul W. Blackstock and Frank L. Schaf[1]

An account of the spectacular cryptanalytic incident in the Pacific during World War II, in which a radio intercept by a U.S. radio intelligence unit indicated that Admiral lsoroku Yamamoto, architect of the Pearl Harbor attack and an undisputed strategic leader, would visit Bougainville. This intelligence led to the interception of his plane by Army Air Force Fighters and. his death.

[1] Blackstock, Paul W. (1978) and Frank L. Schaf, Jr. Intelligence, Espionage, Counterespionage, And Covert Operations: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale Research Co., p. 124

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