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Chester W. Nimitz

Military (24-Feb-1885 — 20-Feb-1966)


Edwin P. Hoyt. How They Won the War in the Pacific: Nimitz and His Admirals. Weybright and Talley. 1970. 554p.

Elmer Belmont Potter. Nimitz: Biography of Chester W. Nimitz. Naval Institute Press. 1977. 507pp.


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  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.829)

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.519)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1083)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.768)

  10. The MacMillan Dictionary of Military Biography (p.325)

  11. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.546)

  12. A Biographical Dictionary of World War II (p.141)

  13. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.535)

  14. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.370)

  15. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.247)

  16. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (p.588)

  17. The Biographical Dictionary of World War II (pp.392-95)

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