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Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45, Max Hastings

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Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45
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Retribution
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the battle for Japan, 1944-45
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Max Hastings
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eng
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Title
Retribution
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Summary
A chronicle of the final year in the Pacific war offers portraits of key figures in the efforts to defeat Japan and discusses such topics as the road to Allied victory, Japan's war against China, and the decision to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki
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  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
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226282
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D767
LC item number
.H353 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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the battle for Japan, 1944-45
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the battle for Japan, 1944-45
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by Max Hastings
Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45, Max Hastings
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Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45, Max Hastings
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"Originally published in Great Britain as Nemesis: the battle for Japan, 1944-45 by HarperPress, ... London in 2007"--T.p. verso
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 559-586) and index
Contents
Dilemmas and decisions -- Japan: defying gravity -- The British in Burma -- Titans at sea -- America's return to the Philippines -- "Flowers of death" : Leyte Gulf -- Ashore: battle for the mountains -- China: dragon by the tail -- MacArthur on Luzon -- Bloody miniature: Iwo Jima -- Blockade: war underwater -- Burning a nation: Lemay -- The road past Mandalay -- Australians: "Bludging" and "Mopping up" -- Captivity and slavery -- Okinawa -- Mao's war -- Eclipse of empires -- The bombs -- Fantasy in Tokyo -- Reality at Hiroshima -- Manchuria: the Bear's claws -- The last act -- Legacies
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ocn165479216
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxv, 615 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307263513
Lccn
2007034202
Other physical details
ill., maps

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