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World War II presents Pacific war.

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Published by Primedia Publication in Leesburg, VA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific Area.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPacific war, World War Two presents Pacific war, World War 2 presents Pacific war, World War II (Leesburg, Va.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD767 .W74 2003
      The Physical Object
      FormatMagazine
      Pagination98 p. :
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3321999M
      LC Control Number2004275422

      Bataan and Beyond: Books on World War II in the Pacific Every purveyor of books knows that Second World War is a field of ongoing focus for writers and readers .   The Last Fighter Pilot is a harrowing first-person account of war from one of America's last living World War II veterans. War Animals: The Unsung Heroes of World War II Author: Regnery Publishing.

        This is a question that has been begged by the decades of Europe-first histories of great quality, but extreme focus on the the battles in the West (including the German’s Eastern front). While this attention is both well-earned and well-developed. The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) was the third most powerful navy in the world at the start of World War II and came to dominate the Pacific in the early months of the war. This was a remarkable turnaround for a navy that only began to modernize in

      Home Books 60 Books About World War II Anthony Doer's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the Light We Cannot See proved that literature about World War II continues to fascinate readers. There is a huge array of books focusing on the conflict, the struggles of the military and ordinary people, the key moments, and many more subjects.   The Fall of Japan: The Final Weeks of World War II in the Pacific - Ebook written by William Craig. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Fall of Japan: The Final Weeks of World War II in the Pacific/5(13).


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A sweeping narrative history—the first in over twenty years—of America's first major offensive of World A sweeping narrative history—the first in over twenty years—of America's first major offensive of World War II, the brutal, no-quarter-given campaign to take Japanese-occupied GuadalcanalFrom early August until mid-November of With unprecedented access to the veterans, rare photographs, and unpublished memoirs, Voices of the Pacific presents true stories of heroism as told by such World War II veterans as Sid Phillips, R.

Burgin, and Chuck Tatum—whose exploits were featured in the HBO® miniseries, The Pacific—and their Marine buddies from the legendary 1st /5(). Voices of the Pacific: Untold Stories from the Marine Heroes of World War II. The New York Times Complete World War II: The Coverage of the Entire Conflict.

by The New York Times, Richard Overy, et al. Only 2 left in stock (more on the way). Only 12 left in stock (more on the way). With MACARTHUR AT WAR: World War II in the Pacific, Borneman firmly establishes credentials in the contemporary pantheon of historical writers.

His previous book THE ADMIRALS was a sweeping visage of WW II told through the narrative of four men who achieved the 5-star rank of Admiral of the Fleet/5(63). World War II: War in the Pacific World War II was the most destructive war in history. It killed more people and destroyed more property than any other war.

Much of the fighting took place in the jungles of Southeast Asia and on the islands and seas of the Pacific Ocean. Millions of soldiers and civilians were killed in these battles.

World War II is sometimes thought of as primarily a fight against Nazi Germany, with the war in the Pacific as an after-thought. Fortunately, there is no shortage of worthwhile books about the Author: Terry Hartle.

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour. In the early s, young women enlisted for peacetime duty as U.S. Army nurses. But when the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in blasted the United States into World War II, American Army and Navy nurses serving in the Philippines were suddenly treating wounded and dying soldiers while bombs exploded all around them/5.

Refighting the Pacific War presents the viewpoints of more than thirty historians, authors, and veterans regarding what happened and what might have happened if events in the Pacific had unfolded differently during World War II. Contributors to this alternative history include the noted military historians William Bartsch, John Burton, Donald Goldstein, John Lundstrom, Robert Mrazek, Brand: Naval Institute Press.

If you known almost nothing about World War II in the Pacific, and want a broad, lightweight introduction, this book is okay. If you are looking for an in-depth book, or even a book with some new insights on a few detailed areas, this book probably doesn't fit the by: 1.

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I'll second the recommendation of "With the Old Breed" be Sledge, it's a powerful firsthand account of two major battles in the Pacific. I also recommend "The Thousand Mile War: World War II in Alaska and Aleutians" - there actually was quite a bit of fighting there, in terrifying weather conditions.

A series of 40 illustrated books that describe the campaigns in which U.S. Army troops participated during World War II. Each book describes the strategic setting, traces the operations of the major American units involved, and analyzes the impact of. Africa/Mediterranean Books; Pacific Theater Books; Pearl Harbor Books; Pictorial Books; Rob Citino Books; World War II Books.

World War II Books. Refine by A World War II Timeline PB. $ Quick view Compare Add to Cart. All the Light We Cannot See HB. World War II began on Sept.

1,when Germany, without a declaration of war, invaded Poland. Britain and France declared war on Germany on Sept. 3, and all the members of the Commonwealth of Nations, except Ireland, rapidly followed suit.

World War II: The Pacific concentrates on how events unfolded in the Far East in the titanic struggle between Japan and the forces of the United States and its allies. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - AshlinS.g3 - LibraryThing.

This book is about the horrors of world war 2. It talks 4/5(1). Stanley Sandler, one of America's most respected and best-known military historians, has brought together over entries by some specialists in the field to create the first encyclopedia specifically devoted to the Pacific Theatre of World War II.

Extending far beyond battles and hardware, the coverage ranges from high policy-making, grand strategy, and the significant persons and.

The Military History of World War II VOl HC Set / Trevor Nevitt Dupuy *NICE $ Lot Of 9 World War II Paperback Books Japan Secret Weapons Military History. The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia–Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and was geographically the largest theater of the war, including the vast Pacific Ocean theater, the South West Pacific theater, the South-East Asian theater, the Second Sino-Japanese War, and the Soviet–Japanese War.

The Second Sino-Japanese War between the Location: East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia. Refighting the Pacific War presents the viewpoints of more than thirty historians, authors, and veterans regarding what happened and what might have happened if events in the Pacific had unfolded differently during World War II.

Contributors to this alternative history include the noted military historians William Bartsch, John Burton, Donald Goldstein, John Lundstrom, Robert Mrazek, /5(2).Larry Kerr, a retired U.S.

diplomat and military historian who now lives on Bainbridge, presents a three-part, Saturday morning series on World War II: The American Experience in the Pacific, on November 5, Novem and November 19 at Bethany Lutheran Church ( Finch Road NE).

The free lectures take place from 10 - a.m.Storming the City - U.S. Military Performance in Urban Warfare from World War II to Vietnam, Alec Wahlman. Looks at four city battles - Aachen inManila inSeoul in and Hue in to see how the US military coped - what plans it had in place for urban warfare, how effective they were, and how things changed over time.