The Pacific War Companion: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima
Published to commemorate the 60th anniversary of V-J Day, 'The Pacific War Companion' brings together the perspectives and insights of world-renowned military historians. From the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor through the release of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the conflict in the Pacific was characterised by amazing tactical innovations in amphibious warfare and horrific battles that raged in the unforgiving climate of the island jungles. Each chapter in this book focuses on a different aspect of this conflict, from the planning of operations to the experiences of the men who were there.
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Review: The Pacific War Companion: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima (Companion)Avis d'utilisateur - Gary - Goodreads
Excellent broad history of the Pacific theater of the Second World War. Incorporates some very new research. Consulter l'avis complet
Review: The Pacific War Companion: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima (Companion)Avis d'utilisateur - Mike - Goodreads
A collection of essays about the Pacific theater in WWII. Not as engaging as Rise and Fall of the Third Reich because having many different authors leads to changes in style which are a little jarring ... Consulter l'avis complet