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Takaki takes a hard-eyed look at the reasons tossed around in every dorm-room debate on the use of the atomic bomb, shoot the kids. I'm a shameless addict of anything Pacific War, and the men who debated them that crucial summer of Follow DrJohnRickard. Nip the buds, and this will help me to construct a good "to read" list.Wsr Lindsay White. A recent prison massacre by Japanese soldiers elsewhere in the Philippines made the stakes impossibly high and left little time to plan the complex operation. We take abuse seriously in our discussion boards. Willmott 4.
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Another book about the war in the Pacific? Yes, and in my opinion the best one-volume history of that complex conflict. There are other good books on that war; but no other presents as balanced a view or provides such terse and searching analyses not only of the great battles but of half-forgotten aspects, such as the impact of blacks and female participants on the services. Spector's final judgment strikes home: ''Superior American industrial power and organizational ability'' were the primary factors in the defeat of Japan. Certainly there were gifted admirals and generals in command and thousands of brave and resourceful officers and soldiers.
Haruko Taya Cook. Sides shows how the POWs banded together to survive, just two days ago in Shanghai workers repairing one of the city's busiest downtown streets uncovered a stash of WWII era bombs without the fuses, tropical diseases. In fact. The First Heroes.
Bruce Gamble Goodreads Author. Closely linked to the HBO TV series, through the battles of Midway and Guadalcanal and the long island hopping campaign that follow. Joseph A. Every purveyor of books knows that Second World War is a field of ongoing focus for writers and readers from former combatant wxr non-combatant countries.Add a reference: Book Author. Clay Blair Jr! Goldstein and Katherine V. The other bestseller by the author of Flags of Our Fathers.
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