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Go for broke : the Nisei warriors of World War II who conquered Germany, Japan, and American bigotry

Author: C Douglas Sterner
Publisher: Clearfield, Utah : American Legacy Historical Press, ©2008.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: C Douglas Sterner
ISBN: 9780979689611 0979689619
OCLC Number: 141855086
Notes: Includes index.
Description: v, 209 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: To the rescue --
The Purple Heart Battalion --
I am an American --
Monte Cassino : war in the mountains --
Anzio : all roads lead to Rome --
Reunion : the Rome-Arno campaign --
The Vosges Mountains : a different kind of war --
The lost battalion : rescue in the Vosges Mountains --
Pushed to the limit : fighting for survival --
The champagne campaign --
Final victory : returning to Italy --
War in the Pacific : MIS and the Nisei --
Retiring the colors : the long road home --
The Medal of Honor citations --
Distinguished Service Cross citations.
Responsibility: by C. Douglas Sterner.
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