WorldCat Identities

Skipper, G. C.

Overview
Works: 28 works in 39 publications in 1 language and 7,621 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D767.92, 940.5421
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by G. C Skipper
Pearl Harbor by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Japanese surprise attack on the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, which resulted in the deaths of more than 2,000 American officers and servicemen and an immediate declaration of war on Japan
Battle of Midway by G. C Skipper( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the June 1942 battle between the Japanese and the Americans which decided the control of the Pacific
Submarines in the Pacific by G. C Skipper( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the role of American submarines during World War II as they patrolled the Pacific Ocean in deadly wolf packs
The Battle of Britain by G. C Skipper( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the prolonged bombing of England by the Luftwaffe in 1940, the tactical errors made by the Germans, and the implications of the outcome of the battle
Battle of the Atlantic by G. C Skipper( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the struggle for control of the Atlantic Ocean during World War II
Battle of the Coral Sea by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the 1942 battle between the Japanese and the Americans which stopped a major invasion of the Pacific
D-Day by G. C Skipper( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Allied attack of the beaches of Normandy, the largest invasion the world had ever seen, which marked the end of Adolf Hitler's Nazi Europe
Death of Hitler by G. C Skipper( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes events in the last days of Adolf Hitler before he committed suicide in a bunker during the Russian shelling of Berlin
The battle of Leyte Gulf by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the October 1944 battle between the Japanese and the Americans in which the Japanese fighting navy was virtually destroyed
Invasion of Poland by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events leading up to the German invasion of Poland in September 1939
MacArthur and the Philippines by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the history of General MacArthur's obsession with retaking the Philippines from the Japanese, from the Clark Field bombings of 1941 until the destruction of Manila in 1945
Fall of the fox : Rommel by G. C Skipper( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events that turned victory to defeat for the German troops in North Africa led by Field Marshall Rommel during World War II
Battle of Stalingrad by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the battle of World War II in which the Russians attacked and defeated the German army holding Stalingrad against impossible odds because of senseless orders from Hitler, and which signaled to the world that the Nazis could be defeated
Mussolini : a dictator dies by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the last days of the man who founded Fascism and ruled as dictator of Italy for almost 21 years
Goering and the Luftwaffe by G. C Skipper( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Hermann Goering's role in Nazi Germany, in the creation of the Luftwaffe, and in World War II
Invasion of Sicily by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events of the Allied invasion of Sicily in the summer of 1943, an event that marked the turning point in the war against the Axis powers
The ghosts at Manor House by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While doing research for their term paper, two youngsters find it difficult to ignore rumors about the ghosts haunting the site of a colonial ironworks
The ghost in the church by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While exploring an old church, a young girl and her cousin experience the presence of a ghost
The night in the attic by G. C Skipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family arrives for a visit with friends in the East who have some very strange and disturbing things going on in their new home
West Side cop by William Sims( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The recollections of a black policeman about growing up in Chicago and the contacts that influenced his decision to join the police force
 
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Languages
English (31)