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Hoyt, Edwin Palmer

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Works: 338 works in 1,039 publications in 1 language and 63,084 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Biography  Naval history 
Classifications: D767, 940.5426
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Japan's war : the great Pacific conflict, 1853 to 1952 by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 1,819 libraries worldwide
This account of the Pacific arena in World War II brings fresh insight to the crucial questions: Why did Japan start the war in the Pacific? Why was the U.S. unprepared to meet the challenge? Tracing the history of Japanese aggression from 1853, the author sheds new light on the "China Question," the rape of Hong Kong, the Bataan Death March, and the murder camps of the East Indies. He analyzed Japan's policy of hakko ichiu--all eight corners of the world under one roof--that precipitated their military build-up. Japan's historical rivalry with the U.S.--more recognized there than here--made conflict, if not inevitable, at least probable
Backwater war the Allied campaign in Italy, 1943-1945 by Edwin P Hoyt( file )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
After disagreeing about whether to open an Italian front at all, the Allies began their campaign by invading Sicily in July 1943. In September the battle shifted to Italy, where the Allies landed at Salerno and Taranto and then pushed inland only to encounter unexpectedly stiff German resistance. Not until June 1944, after landing at Anzio in January and subsequently destroying the monastery at Monte Cassino, did the Allies finally break the German line and capture Rome. By then the invasion of France had overshadowed the Italian campaign, ensuring that its final ten months would indeed be a backwater war. - Back cover
The GI's war : the story of American soldiers in Europe in World War II by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
The first oral history to tell the whole story of the European war through the eyes of the field soldiers who actually fought in it--the "dogfaces," the pawns on the chessboard
U-boats offshore : when Hitler struck America by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 969 libraries worldwide
We very nealy lost WWII. Not at pearl Harbor nor in the land battles of Europe, but on our own doorstep. This is the story of what happened in the early days of the war when Nazi U-boats were sent against the East Coast of America
The rise of the Chinese republic : from the last emperor to Deng Xiaoping by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 956 libraries worldwide
199 days : the battle for Stalingrad by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 942 libraries worldwide
The story of the siege by the acclaimed author of Hitler\'s War In 199 Days, acclaimed historian Edwin P. Hoyt depicts the epic battle for Stalingrad in all its electrifying excitement and savage horror. More than the bloodiest skirmish in history-a momentous conflict costing three million lives-the siege was a hinge upon which the course of history rested. Had the Red Army fallen, the Nazi juggernaut would have rolled over Russia. Had the German\'s not held out during those last few months, Stalin would have painted Europe red. Now, over 50 years after the most extraordinary battle of the second millenium, the truth about this decisive moment is finally revealed
Yamamoto : the man who planned Pearl Harbor by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
Yamamoto is an exhaustively researched and compelling biography of the Japanese Naval genius and war hero Isoroku Yamamoto, "the Architect of the Pacific War." Drawing on a wealth of untapped Japanese sources, noted historian Edwin P. Hoyt demonstrates both his flair for dramatic battle accounts and his penetrating eye for personal and political motivation. He offers a thorough and engaging portrait of the dauntless Admiral and, from that vantage point, provides a revealing new view of the events of World War II. Though he stood a mere five feet three inches tall, Admiral Yamamoto rose to become one of the towering figures of the twentieth century. This biography details his life from his youth in Nagaoka and his early military successes, to the dynamic leader's orchestration of the infamous sneak attack on Pearl Harbor, his subsequent naval victories, and his eventual assassination by American fighter planes in the Solomon Islands at the order of President Roosevelt himself
The kamikazes by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
13 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Beskrivelse af de japanske selvmordspiloter i Stillehavskrigen under 2. verdenskrig
The invasion before Normandy : the secret battle of Slapton Sands by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
20 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 904 libraries worldwide
A chronicle of one of WWII's most dramatic and secret operations
America's wars and military excursions by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
Hoyt explores three centuries of America's military sphere, including the history behind excursions onto foreign soil and involvement in political conflicts around the world. He finds a policy and environment largely based on a kind of American political evangelism, which he traces as a distorted offshoot of the American Revolution. Because revolution worked for us, we may be determined to spread the same idea to other countries
Hitler's war by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 869 libraries worldwide
The bloody road to Panmunjom by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
The improper Bostonian : Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 793 libraries worldwide
A biography of the versatile 19thcentury physician, poet, scientist, professor, and lecturer who was a pioneer in many fields
The last explorer; the adventures of Admiral Byrd by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
The story of the triumphs and near-disasters of Admiral Byrd portrays his dynainism in exploration and in the development of naval aviation
How they won the war in the Pacific; Nimitz and his admirals by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
More than 70 years after the attack on Pearl Harbor, this is the classic book about the principal architects of victory in the Pacific during World War II
The U-boat wars by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
The U-Boat Wars draws on German, British, and American naval archives to illuminate the deadly battles that were fought beneath the sea
The house of Morgan by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
15 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Examines the J.P. Morgan family within the framework of the development of American history
Closing the circle : war in the Pacific, 1945 by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
On cover: A behind-the-scenes look at the military and political moves that brought the Japanese to final surrender
The Battle of Leyte Gulf; the death knell of the Japanese fleet by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
The Goulds; a social history by Edwin P Hoyt( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Hoito, Edoin

controlled identity Martin, Christopher, 1923-

controlled identity Stuart, David, 1923-

Forbes, Cabot L. 1923- Pseudonym
Hoito, Edoin 1923- Pseudonym
Hoyt, Edwin
Hoyt, Edwin P.
Hoyt, Edwin P. 1923-
Hoyt, Edwin P. (Edwin Palmer)
Hoyt, Edwin P. (Edwin Palmer), 1923-
Hoyt, Edwin Palmer
Hoyt, Edwin Palmer Jr. 1923-
Martin, Christopher (1923- ).
Martin, Christopher 1923- Pseudonym
Palmer Hoyt, Edwin 1923-
Smith, C. Pritchard 1923- Pseudonym
Stuart, David.
Stuart, David 1923- Pseudonym
ホイト, E
ホイト, E. P
ホイト, エドウィン
ホイト, エドウィン・P
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