Luzon 1945

Author: Clayton Chun
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472816293
Size: 80.96 MB
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Emphasizing the differences in Japanese and American strategy, and detailing the combat operations of the campaign, this volume tells the story of how MacArthur kept his promise to return and liberate the Philippines.

Leyte 1944

Author: Clayton Chun
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472806921
Size: 34.17 MB
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This is the full story of that fateful battle, one of the most ferocious campaigns of World War II and one of huge strategic and symbolic significance.

World War 2 Pacific Island Guide

Author: Gordon L. Rottman
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313313950
Size: 11.32 MB
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Covering all Pacific islands involved in World War II military operations, this book is a detailed, single source of information on virtually every geo-military aspect of the Pacific Theater.

Leyte 1944

Author: Nathan N. Prefer
Publisher: Casemate
ISBN: 1612001556
Size: 73.38 MB
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When General Douglas MacArthur arrived in Australia in March 1942, having successfully left the Philippines to organize a new American army, he vowed, "I shall return!

The Fall Of The Philippines 1941 42

Author: Clayton Chun
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
ISBN: 9781849086097
Size: 30.25 MB
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The Philippine Islands were one of two major US bases in the Pacific, the other being Pearl Harbor.

The Devil S Garden

Author: Steven Zaloga
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811752771
Size: 49.13 MB
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Fresh look at D-Day, one of World War II's pivotal battles, in time for its 70th anniversary in June 2014 Explains why the U.S. Army suffered enormous casualties on Omaha Beach Focuses on Erwin Rommel, the Desert Fox, who oversaw German ...

The Philippines Campaigns Of World War Ii

Author: Charles River Charles River Editors
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781505213140
Size: 80.75 MB
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*Includes pictures *Includes bibliographies for further reading *Includes a table of contents "I came through and I shall return.

Shanghai And Nanjing 1937

Author: Benjamin Lai
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472817516
Size: 75.54 MB
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This force then moved south, landing an expeditionary force to take Shanghai and from there drive west to capture Nanjing. This fully illustrated book tells the story of the Japanese assault on these two great Chinese cities.

Fighting For Macarthur

Author: John Gordon
ISBN: 9781682471869
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For the first time the story of the Navy and Marine Corps in the 1941-42 Philippine campaign is told in a single volume.

Vercors 1944

Author: Peter Lieb
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1780961162
Size: 70.85 MB
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This is all the more astonishing as agencies like the British SOE (Special Operations Executive) and the American OSS (Office of Strategic Services) pumped a good amount of their resources into the support of the French resistance movement.