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Iwo

Author: Richard Wheeler
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, 1994, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of the World War II Battle of Iwo Jima, told from the perspective of both the American Marines who invaded the island and the Japanese defensive force.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wheeler
ISBN: 1557509220 9781557509222
OCLC Number: 31693687
Notes: "Originally published by Lippincott & Crowell"--Title page verso.
"Bluejacket books."--Cover.
Description: ix, 243 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Birth of a fortress --
The spirit of Bushido --
Against a rising fury --
The landing force --
Toward the objective --
The assault begins --
A violent afternoon --
The first night --
Carnage on two fronts --
To the base of Suribachi --
The flag raising --
Pressing the main attack --
Heartless iron --
Battles in the darkness --
On to the bitter end --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Richard Wheeler.

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An account of the World War II Battle of Iwo Jima, told from the perspective of both the American Marines who invaded the island and the Japanese defensive force.

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