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From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima

The Second World War in Asia and the Pacific, 1941-45 (Greatest War)

by Saki Dockrill

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - World War II,
  • Military History - World War II,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Asia,
  • Campaigns,
  • Congresses,
  • Pacific Area,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10385784M
    ISBN 100312102461
    ISBN 109780312102463

    Bringing together American, Japanese, Australian and British perspectives, each chapter focuses on a different aspect of the conflict, from operation planning to the experiences of the men on the ground, and from the assault on Pearl Harbor to the atomic annihilation of Nagasaki and Rating: % positive.


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The book is a reprint of a critically acclaimed anthology of scholarly essays that give a comprehensive account of the war in the Pacific." - Publisher's Weekly (March ) "Osprey is reissuing its publication, The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima, edited by Daniel Marston, in a handsome paperback edition."Cited by: 4.

This is a very good book composed of 13 different essays by noted WWII scholars. A few of the essays are somewhat superficial, but this is more than compensated for by "Coping with Disaster: Allied strategy and command in the Pacific " and "After Midway: Japanese naval strategy "/5.

Edited by Daniel Marston, The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima is a collection of essays written by various historians that, collectively, describes the Pacific War.4/4(11).

The Pacific War Companion from Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima Paperback – Febru out of 5 stars 70 ratings See all 13 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(70).

From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima The Second World War in Asia and the Pacific, – Editors: Dockrill, Saki (Ed.) Free Preview. A new paperback edition of one of the bestselling World War II Osprey titles, 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 marked by amazing tactical innovations, such as those in amphibious. From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima The Second World War in Asia and the Pacific, – Editors (view affiliations) Saki Dockrill Search within book.

Pages The Road to Pearl Harbor. Front Matter. Pages PDF. Anglo-Japanese Alienation Revisited. Ian Nish. Pages Winston Churchill, the Military, and Imperial Defence in East. The Pacific War Companion: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima.

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Dower Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: --Publisher's Weekly (March ) Edited by Daniel Marston, The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima is a collection of essays written by various historians that, collectively, describes the Pacific War.

The book is a reprint of a critically acclaimed anthology of scholarly essays that give a comprehensive account of the war in the Pacific." -Publisher's Weekly (March ) "Osprey is reissuing its publication, The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima, edited by Daniel Marston, in a/5(64).

"From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima" takes readers on an up-close-and-personal journey through the relentless war against Japan in the Pacific Islands, the capstone to Allied victory in World War II. Here is the story of the heroic men who toiled on islands whose names have become synonymous with bloodshed, hardship, and indomitable spirit.

4 Responses to “On Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima ” rick Says: at | Reply. The million deaths we’ve heard about if there were to be an invasion of Japan’s home islands was based on US intel which predicted 3 divisions protecting the islands.

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Punctuated by real interviews of witnesses recounting their personal experiences of the war, Hiroshima creates a rich and moving dramatic tapestry. PEARL HARBOR DECEMBER 7th This stirring docudrama outlines the events that occurred on the fateful day of December 7,in a powerful recreation of the surprise attack on /5(63).

John W Dower, author of the stupendous Embracing Defeat, has written a very muddled history in Cultures of War. The subhead, "Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima,Iraq," shows the threads that Dower ties together in the book.

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Dilena --Hiroshima, August 6, / Yasuo Takeyama --Forty-four years later / Janet F. Takeyama. Pearl Harbor was the beginning of World War II for the United States, an attack on the unsuspecting island of Oahu while peace negotiations between America and Japanese were still in session.

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Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor / Hiroshima / / Iraq - Kindle edition by Dower, John W. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor / Hiroshima / / Iraq/5(29).

This primary source was FDR’s speech, the day after the attack on pearl harbor. This helped show us the effect of the attack on pearl harbor on america. Gordon Prange At Dawn We Slept: The Untold Story of Pearl Harbor. Each of the books above explain in detail of the day December 7, ‎Finalist for the National Book Award in Nonfiction: The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian returns with a groundbreaking comparative study of the dynamics and pathologies of war in modern times.

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Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor took place on December 7, 18 ships were damaged or sunk, and 2, people were killed. Its most significant consequence was the entrance of the United States into World War US had previously been neutral but subsequently entered the Pacific War, the Battle of the Atlantic and the European theatre of war.

Finalist for the National Book Award in Nonfiction: The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian returns with a groundbreaking comparative study of the dynamics and pathologies of war in modern recent decades, John W. Dower, one of America’s preeminent historians, has addressed the roots and consequences of war from multiple perspectives.4/5(5).

"Remember Pearl Harbor," far and away the most popular rallying cry in America's war against Japan, ended only three years and eight months later, after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. As you could tell from the answers here, there are many different viewpoints. Some of the reasons for the difference of opinion is that there were numerous reasons to drop the bomb, all of which are valid and can, and most likely did, contribute t.

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Pearl Harbor Hiroshima 9/11. It was at am local time on December 7, that Japanese planes launched a surprise and devastating attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.

The bombing of the American Pacific. Pearl Harbor act of war, Hiroshima and Nagasaki act of murder. Hiroshima was the worse. America history has alot of garbage saying its saved million of lives by killing almost millions of innocent civilians.

The Japanese Army maybe not innocent but do you have the right to take out on Japanese civilians and the Japanese army attack Pearl Harbor. In his revelatory new book “Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima,Iraq,” John W.

Dower examines the attacks of Sept. 11,and the US response from the vantage point of history. NPR coverage of Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor / Hiroshima / / Iraq by John W. Dower. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. The connection between the attack on Pearl Harbor and the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was the the attack on Pearl Harbor was one of the triggering events that started a war that the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ended.

On December 7, hundreds of Japanese fighter planes attacked the American naval base at Pearl Harbor near Honolulu, Hawaii. Support the cartoons on patreon: They also collaborated with historian J.

Michael Wenger on several books, including "The Way It Was: Pearl Harbor-The Original Photographs" (Brassey's, Inc., ); "Rain of Ruin: A Photographic History of Hiroshima and Nagasaki" (Brassey's, Inc., ); and "The Pearl Harbor Papers/5(2).

Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima,Iraq John W. Dower, Norton, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. In this fascinating study, Pulitzer prize-wining historian Dower.The road to Hiroshima and the massive loss of life in the Pacific was paved by unprovoked Japanese aggression at Pearl Harbor.

Americans and their president should remember the lessons of that. THE NATION; Pearl Harbor's Smoke, Hiroshima's Fallout Pearl Harbor, to many, was an act of war, not of treachery, by a nation pushed to .