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From Pearl Harbor to V-J Day : the American Armed Forces in World War II

Author: D Clayton James; Anne Sharp Wells
Publisher: Chicago : I.R. Dee, ©1995.
Series: American ways series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here is the first compact history of the U.S. armed forces in the greatest conflict in world history - a lucid and balanced account by two authoritative military historians. Examining the strategy, logistics, high command, operations, and home-front aspects of the World War II campaign, D. Clayton James and Anne Sharp Wells narrate the story in slightly more than two hundred pages, with a clarity and perspective  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
James, D. Clayton.
From Pearl Harbor to V-J Day.
Chicago : I.R. Dee, ©1995
(OCoLC)622535180
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D Clayton James; Anne Sharp Wells
ISBN: 156663072X 9781566630726 1566630738 9781566630733
OCLC Number: 31295186
Description: xii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Mobilizing and planning --
The war against Germany and Italy --
The war against Japan --
Overview.
Series Title: American ways series.
Responsibility: D. Clayton James, Anne Sharp Wells.
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Part of the "American Ways" series, this work presents the history of the American armed forces in World War II, examining the strategy, logistics, high command, operations, and home-front aspects of  Read more...

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An ambitious effort...furnishes a comprehensive overview of a huge slice of history.--John Prados "The Wall Street Journal "

 
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