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Okinawa : the great island battle

Author: Benis M Frank
Publisher: New York : Elsevier-Dutton, ©1978.
Series: Men and battle.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An account of the battle between American and Japanese forces on the island of Okinawa, the bloodiest of all the battles in the Pacific during World War II.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Frank, Benis M.
Okinawa.
New York : Elsevier-Dutton, ©1978
(OCoLC)625468793
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benis M Frank
ISBN: 052593006X 9780525930068
OCLC Number: 4193260
Notes: "A Talisman/Parrish book."
Description: viii, 184 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. The last act --
2. Target Okinawa --
3. The defenders --
4. Floratin iceberg --
5. The battle begins --
6. Phase I unfolders --
7. The Kamikazes strike --
8. The Shuri barrier --
9. Forging ahead --
10. The fall of Shuri --
11. South of Shuri --
12. The death of the 32d Army --
13. Mopping up --
In content --
For further reading --
Index
Series Title: Men and battle.
Responsibility: Benis M. Frank.

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An account of the battle between American and Japanese forces on the island of Okinawa, the bloodiest of all the battles in the Pacific during World War II.

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