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Author: William J Dunn
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©1988.
Series: Texas A & M University military history series, 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author, a radio journalist during World War II, shares his experiences covering the war in the southwest Pacific.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dunn, William J.
Pacific microphone.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©1988
(OCoLC)579645100
Named Person: William J Dunn; William J Dunn; William J Dunn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Dunn
ISBN: 0890963398 9780890963395
OCLC Number: 17806706
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 399 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: "90-day" assignment --
Douglas MacArthur --
Doubt and belief --
Gem in the tiara --
Singapore to Tokyo --
The "final" stages --
"Hitler didn't read his history" --
Shattered city --
The Burma road --
"It's impossible" --
No doubt of Japan's intentions --
Bittersweet --
Left alone --
Invaded --
Flight --
Trans-Australia --
Melbourne reunion --
A general in search of a command --
War correspondents in search of a war --
Japan threatens from New Guinea --
The Owen Stanleys --
Home --
No young veterans? --
The admiralties and the south Pacific --
Flight to nowhere --
Hollandia --
Back on Philippine soil --
Won by the second team --
Anniversaries and Ormoc --
Return to Luzon --
Pushing southward --
Prisoners of war --
"Lightning column" --
A city burns --
Farewell to a president --
Oil of the Indies --
VE Day --
At last VJ Day --
Into the Rising Sun --
Surrender --
Stars and stripes over Tokyo --
Epilogue.
Series Title: Texas A & M University military history series, 8.
Responsibility: by William J. Dunn ; foreword by Mike Wallace.

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