Samuel Eliot Morison, History of United States Naval Operations in World War II, Vol. XII, Leyte, June 1944-January 1945, With Illustrations, An Atlantic Monthly Press Book, Boston, Little, Brown & Co., 1975. Navy blue cloth with gold lettering and design on spine, 8vo, xxv with abbreviations, 446 uneven cut pp with index, approx. 53 bw photos including one with General MacArthur, President Rooselvelt, Admiral Nimitz and Admiral Leahy, about 30 bw maps, and a fold-out map of the Western Pacific. Ex-Lib(Fair)/No DJ: spine scuffed and worn with tear on back joint, covers scuffed and bumped, ex-lib stickers and stamps including stamp of Citadel Library, pocket damage to rear pastedown, light foxing on frontispiece, some pages dog-eared, light tanning.