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A matter of honor : Pearl Harbor : betrayal, blame, and a family's quest for justice

Author: Anthony Summers; Robbyn Swan
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, [2016]
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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An account of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, the 'scapegoat' Admiral Husband Edward Kimmel, the failure of the top brass in Washington to provide Kimmel with vital intelligence prior to the attack, and the continuing efforts of the family to have Kimmel formally exonerated.
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Genre/Form: History
Large type books
Named Person: Husband Edward Kimmel; Husband Edward Kimmel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Summers; Robbyn Swan
ISBN: 9780062497017 0062497014
OCLC Number: 963974712
Description: xi, 860 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Catastrophe --
Consequence.
Other Titles: Pearl Harbor : betrayal, blame, and a family's quest for justice
Responsibility: Anthony Summers and Robbyn Swan.

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An account of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, the 'scapegoat' Admiral Husband Edward Kimmel, the failure of the top brass in Washington to provide Kimmel with vital intelligence prior to the attack, and the continuing efforts of the family to have Kimmel formally exonerated.

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