The Second World War In The East

By: Willmott, H.P.

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One inch tear top back DJ with small loss, light crease ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 0.94 x 10.69 x 8.02 Inche; 224 pages; Until its loss in World War II, Japan had not known failure in centuries of warfare. This record of the conflict goes beyond mere description to illuminate why Japan instigated a conflict with the only nation, the United States, capable of defeating her, as well as the crucial shifts in the nature of naval power and strategy that occurred during the fighting. Set off on the road to war, analyzing the effects of the first world conflict; Japan's policies in China; the first victories, as Japan surges through Asia; the great battles of Midway and Guadacanal; and the final defeat, with the devastating launch of the first nuclear weapons. 70 color illus., 80 b/w illus., 7 3/4 x 10 3/8.

Title: The Second World War In The East

Author Name: Willmott, H.P.

Categories: Militaria, WWII,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: London, Cassell: 2000

ISBN Number: 0304352470

ISBN Number 13: 9780304352470

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 12001

Keywords: WWII Japan Military