Luzon 1945

Author: Clayton Chun
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472816293
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Emphasizing the differences in Japanese and American strategy, and detailing the combat operations of the campaign, this volume tells the story of how MacArthur kept his promise to return and liberate the Philippines.

Leyte 1944

Author: Clayton Chun
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472806921
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This is the full story of that fateful battle, one of the most ferocious campaigns of World War II and one of huge strategic and symbolic significance.

Shanghai And Nanjing 1937

Author: Benjamin Lai
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472817516
Size: 68.13 MB
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This force then moved south, landing an expeditionary force to take Shanghai and from there drive west to capture Nanjing. This fully illustrated book tells the story of the Japanese assault on these two great Chinese cities.

World War Ii German Motorized Infantry Panzergrenadiers

Author: Nigel Thomas
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472819454
Size: 41.77 MB
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This study traces the development of the different types of unit that came together in the Panzergrenadier branch from the inter-war years through World War II. Using colour plates to display the changes in uniform, equipment and insignia ...

Sevastopol S Wars

Author: Mungo Melvin CB OBE
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472822277
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In this groundbreaking volume, award-winning author Mungo Melvin explores how Sevastopol became the crucible of conflict over three major engagements – the Crimean War, the Russian Civil War and World War II – witnessing the death and ...

Vercors 1944

Author: Peter Lieb
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1780961162
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This is all the more astonishing as agencies like the British SOE (Special Operations Executive) and the American OSS (Office of Strategic Services) pumped a good amount of their resources into the support of the French resistance movement.

History Of United States Naval Operations In World War Ii

Author: Samuel Eliot Morison
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252070648
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Not until April 1945, during the Okinawa campaign, when it was impossible to
suppress the news any longer, did the Pentagon break one of ... profiting by bitter
experiences, has at last evolved a sound defensive plan against carrier attacks.

Malaya And Singapore 1941 42

Author: Mark Stille
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472811240
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Detailed analysis of the conflict, combined with a heavy focus on the significance of the aerial campaign, help tell the fascinating story of the Japanese victory, from the initial landings in Thailand and Malaya through to the destruction ...

The Final Victories

Author: Marshall Cavendish Corporation
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
ISBN: 9780761449508
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The Defeat of Japan, 1945 DE General Tomoyuki Yamashita [2 Luzon,
Philippines IX] Mount Suribachi □ General Simon Bolivar Buckner The year
1945 opened with Japan's defeat assured. ... The first stage of the Philippines
campaign ended with the retaking of Leyte in December 1944. The next phase
was the liberation of Luzon, the main island and location of Manila, the capital of
the Philippines.