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

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

Label
Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45
Title
Retribution
Title remainder
the battle for Japan, 1944-45
Statement of responsibility
Max Hastings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hastings, Max
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hastings, Max
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45, Max Hastings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain as Nemesis: the battle for Japan, 1944-45 by HarperPress, ... London in 2007"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxv, 615 p., [32] p. of plates:
Isbn
9780307263513
Lccn
2007034202
Other physical details
ill, maps
System control number
  • ocn165479216
  • (OCoLC)165479216
Label
Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45, Max Hastings
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain as Nemesis: the battle for Japan, 1944-45 by HarperPress, ... London in 2007"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxv, 615 p., [32] p. of plates:
Isbn
9780307263513
Lccn
2007034202
Other physical details
ill, maps
System control number
  • ocn165479216
  • (OCoLC)165479216

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