James D Hornfischer
Hornfischer is the New York Times bestselling author of Neptune's Inferno, Ship of Ghosts, and The Final Stand of the Tin Can Sailors, which earned the Samuel Eliot Morison Prize for Navy Fiction. Two of his widely praised books about the United States are During World War II, the United States Navy made selections. The reading list for the Navy's professional personnel. He is a graduate of Colgate University and the University of Texas at Austin, and he lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and three children. This is an excerpt from the Hardcover edition.
- Ship of Ghosts: The Story of the USS Houston, FDR's Legendary Lost Cruiser, and the Epic Saga of Her Survivors
- The Fleet at Flood Tide: America at Total War in the Pacific, 1944-1945
- Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal
- The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour
- Neptune's Inferno
- #508 in History Novels