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Singapore: The Japanese Version

Masanobu Tsuji - 1961 - Singapore - Snippet view

The Canadian Historical Review

1963 - Canada - Snippet view

Alone on Guadalcanal: A Coastwatcher's Story

Martin Clemens - 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - No preview available
This remarkable memoir tells the compelling story of the near-mythic British district officer who helped shape the first great Allied counteroffensive. Scottish-born and Cambridge-educated, Martin Clemens managed to survive months behind Japanese ...

Shattered Sword: The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway

Jonathan B. Parshall, Jonathan Parshall, Anthony P. Tully - 2005 - History - Snippet view
Told from the Japanese perspective, using largely Japanese sources, this volume represents the first substantive contribution to the West's understanding of Midway in more than a generation.

American Caesar: Douglas MacArthur 1880 - 1964

William Manchester - 2008 - Biography & Autobiography - No preview available
Inspiring, outrageous... A thundering paradox of a man. Douglas MacArthur, one of only five men in history to have achieved the rank of General of the United States Army. He served in World Wars I, II, and the Korean War, and is famous for ...

A Dawn Like Thunder: The True Story of Torpedo Squadron Eight

Robert J. Mrazek - 2008 - History - Limited preview
One of the great untold stories of World War II finally comes to light in this thrilling account of Torpedo Squadron Eight and their heroic efforts in helping an outmatched U.S. fleet win critical victories at Midway and Guadalcanal. Thirty-five ...

Sink All the Shipping There: Canada's Wartime Merchant Ship and Fishing ...

Fraser M. McKee - 2003 - History - No preview available
The author's previous book, The Canadian Naval Chronicle, contains a chapter which gives brief details of Canadian merchant ship sinkings. While Fraser McKee and co-author Robert Darlington were researching those often-tragic stories it became ...