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Napalm

Author: Robert M Neer
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Robert Neer has written the first history of napalm, from its inaugural test on the Harvard College soccer field, to a Marine Corps plan to attack Japan with millions of bats armed with tiny napalm time bombs, to the reflections of Phan Thi Kim Phuc, a girl who knew firsthand about its power and its morality.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Neer
ISBN: 9780674073012 0674073010
OCLC Number: 1003780631
Description: viii, 310 pages, 30 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Robert M. Neer.

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Robert Neer has written the first history of napalm, from its inaugural test on the Harvard College soccer field, to a Marine Corps plan to attack Japan with millions of bats armed with tiny napalm time bombs, to the reflections of Phan Thi Kim Phuc, a girl who knew firsthand about its power and its morality.

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