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6 edition of The Pacific War Atlas 1941-1945 found in the catalog.

The Pacific War Atlas 1941-1945

by David Smurthwaite

  • 22 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • Military - General,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Military History - World War II,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Campaigns,
  • Islands of the Pacific,
  • Maps,
  • Pacific Area,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359249M
    ISBN 100816032858
    ISBN 109780816032853

    The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia–Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and was geographically the largest theater of the war, including the vast Pacific Ocean theater, the South West Pacific theater, the South-East Asian theater, the Second Sino-Japanese War, and the Soviet–Japanese on: East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, . Buy The Pacific War Atlas, by National Army Museum online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $

    Hirohito's War: The Pacific War, User Review - Publishers Weekly. Pike (Empires at War), a journalist and historian who focuses on Asian military history, offers a spectrum of fresh perspectives on a war generally presented in Western terms that minimize Japan's Reviews: 1. John Costello's The Pacific War has now established itself as the standard one-volume account of World War II in the Pacific. Never before have the separate stories of fighting in China, Malaya, Burma, the East Indies, the Phillipines, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, and the Aleutians been so brilliantly woven together to provide a clear account of one of the most massive movements of men and /5(2).

      Author of The Ordnance Survey complete guide to the battlefields of Britain, The Pacific War Atlas , Battlefields of Britain, 'Against all odds', The complete guide to the battlefields of Britain, Project Korea, Touch and Go, War Atlas of Asia and the Pacific   For a convenient atlas-type reference (on the side) you might look for "The Pacific War Atlas, " by David Smurthwaite. It is an "Osprey-sized" paperbound of ca pp., and has about 60 nicely done color maps. My copy is from by HMSO .


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From a coauthor of The Battle of the Atlantic (and others): a comprehensive and generally accurate account of the Pacific War, its causes and course—with emphasis on the Pearl Harbor attack and the turnaround year immediately following. Costello first traces Western activity in the Far East from the first contacts to He then scrutinizes the political and military events of in.

Product Information. August will mark the 50th anniversay of the conclusion of the Pacific War. This book brings to life all the famous, as well as little-known, battles and locations, and the brilliant island-hopping strategy that, bywon back the Philippines and brought a striking force to Japan's doorstep at Iwo Jima and Okinawa.3/5(1).

Crisis in the Pacific - The Battles for the Philippine Islands by the Men Who Fought Them, Gerald Astor.

An excellent account of the Second World War in the Philippines, from the pre-war American colony to the disasters ofthe long struggle of the resistance to MacArthur's eventual return and the costly battles that followed.

The Pacific War by Costello is a similar read akin to Spector's book. My favorite one volume history is: The War in the Far East A Military History by Basil Collier. If you want a more detailed set of reads I would look at Willmott's Empires in the Balance, The Barrier and the Javelin, The War with Japan, and his Battle of Leyte Gulf.

Japan’s decision to launch a war against the United States is masterfully recounted in Eri Hotta’s Japan: (Knopf Doubleday, ). Few of the Japanese warlords who launched the war Author: Terry Hartle.

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