The War Against Japan (United States Army in World War II) First Paperback Edition


The best photos taken by U.S. and Japanese photographers in the Asia/Pacific theater. Includes footage from training in New Caledonia to the return to the Philippines.

Title: The War Against Japan (United States Army in World War II) First Paperback Edition

Author Name: Hunter, Kenneth E.; Center of Military History; Tackley, Margaret E.; Center of Military History [Corporate Author]

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: World War II,

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Publisher: Washington, Brassey's Inc: 1998

ISBN Number: 1574881027

ISBN Number 13: 9781574881028

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Like New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 033220

Description: This volume contains dramatic pictures taken during World War II in Asia and the Pacific. Specially selected to show important terrain features, types of equipment and weapons, living and weather conditions, military operations, and details of life in the front lines, they reveal every aspect of the US serviceman's unforgettable experience. This book depicts: training in Hawaii, Australia and New Caledonia; defeat in the Philippines; the campaigns in the Solomons, New Guinea, New Britain, the Admiralties, the Aleutians, the Gilberts, the Marshalls and the Marianas; the return to the Philippines, Iwo Jima and Okinawa; and the operation of the supply line to China through Burma and India. Paperback. Profusely illustrated. 473pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.