|Contributions||Hollister, Paul Merrick, 1890- , editor., Strunsky, Robert, joint editor.|
|LC Classifications||D767 .C6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||3 p. l., 312 p., 1 l. incl. front., illus. (incl. ports.)|
|Number of Pages||312|
|LC Control Number||45010969|
Target Tokyo is an unforgettable account of American ingenuity and courage in the dark days after Pearl Harbor. With his flair for characterization and vivid storytelling, James Scott reveals the many layers behind the historic Doolittle Raid in —and its : Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc. Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack - Kindle edition by Twomey, Steve. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Countdown to Pearl Harbor: The Twelve Days to the Attack/5(). "Descent into Darkness" is the memoir of the first diver to explore the wreck of the USS Arizona, and the incredible accomplishments of he and his fellow salvors in the On Dec 8, , he found himself staring at the smoking ruins of Naval Base Pearl Harbor as part of a salvage team, hurried to the site of the attack on 2 hours notice/5. Your History Book Needs Help: The Real Reason Japan Attacked Pearl Harbor by Warfare History Network Key point: Many factors influenced Tokyo's decision and preparations were made well in advance.
Pearl Harbor is a classic tale of romance set during a war that complicates everything. It all starts when childhood friends Rafe and Danny become Army Air Corps pilots and meet Evelyn, a Navy nurse. Rafe falls head over heels and he and Evelyn and Rafe hook up. Then Rafe volunteers to go fight in Britain, and Evelyn and Danny get transferred. This Novel Inspired Japan’s Attack on Pearl Harbor surprise attack against the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor on The book was translated into Japanese and for a time became. On December 7, , Japanese forces attacked Pearl Harbor. Maps, both historic and newly created by National Geographic, yield new insights into the full scope of . The Doolittle Raid, also known as the Tokyo Raid, was an air raid on 18 April by the United States on the Japanese capital Tokyo and other places on Honshu during World War was the first air operation to strike the Japanese archipelago. It demonstrated that the Japanese mainland was vulnerable to American air attack, served as retaliation for the attack on Pearl Harbor, and provided Location: Greater Tokyo Area, Japan.
By the time the first Japanese bomber appeared over Pearl Harbor on December 7, , tensions between Japan and the United States had been mounting for the better part of . The same cannot be said about "Pearl Harbor: From Infamy to Greatness" by Craig Nelson. In this book the author combines properly sourced scholarship with a novelist's flair, making this tragic, infuriating, heroic, and thought-provoking subject seem real and immediate to a twenty-first century reader.4/5. “A valuable reexamination” (Booklist, starred review) of the event that changed twentieth-century America—Pearl Harbor—based on years of research and new information uncovered by a New York Times bestselling America we live in today was born, not on July 4, , but on December 7, , when an armada of Japanese warplanes supported by aircraft carriers, Brand: Scribner. The Untold Story of the Vengeful Japanese Attack After the Doolittle Raid When the U.S. responded to Pearl Harbor with a surprise bombing of Tokyo, the Imperial Army took out its fury on the Author: James M. Scott.