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Image for Their Backs against the Sea: The Battle of Saipan and the Largest Banzai Attack of World War II

Their Backs against the Sea: The Battle of Saipan and the Largest Banzai Attack of World War II

By: Bill Sloan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Da Capo Press: June 2017

Seller ID: 18394

ISBN: 030682471X

Condition: New


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The Burma Road: The Epic Story of the China-Burma-India Theater in World War II

By: Donovan Webster

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: October 2003

Seller ID: 18156

ISBN: 0374117403

Condition: New


The harrowing story of one of the greatest chapters of World War II---the building and defense of the Burma Road "The Burma Road" tells the extraordinary story of the China-Burma-India theater of operations during World War II. As the Imperial Japanese Army swept across China and South Asia at the war's outset--closing all of China's seaports--more than 200,000 Chinese laborers embarked on a seemingly impossible task: to cut a seven-hundred-mile overland route--which would be called the Burma Road--from the southwest Chinese city of Kunming to Lashio, Burma. But with the fall of Burma in e... View more info

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You'll Be Sor-ree!: A Guadalcanal Marine Remembers The Pacific War

By: Dr. Sid Phillips

Price: $28.45

Publisher: Valor Studios: May 2010

Seller ID: 550

ISBN: 0615336833

Condition: Used - Like New


Book is in excellent condition with clean text and tight binding except for some shelfwear to the dustjacket and a little scuffing on the textblock. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Book is in excellent condition with clean text and tight binding except for some shelfwear to the dustjacket and a little scuffing on the textblock. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise... View more info

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You'll Be Sor-ree!: A Guadalcanal Marine Remembers The Pacific War

By: Dr. Sid Phillips

Price: $42.70

Publisher: Valor Studios: May 2010

Seller ID: 5327

ISBN: 0615336833

Condition: Collectible - Like New


Book is in excellent condition with clean text and tight binding except for some shelfwear to the dustjacket and a little scuffing on the textblock. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. Book is in clean, tight, new condition except for the slightest bit of shelfwear to the dustjacket. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Carlson's Raid

By: George W. Smith

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Presidio Press: June 2001

Seller ID: 18080

ISBN: 0891417443

Condition: New


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Hero of the Pacific: The Life of Marine Legend John Basilone

By: James Brady

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Wiley: January 2010

Seller ID: 555

ISBN: 0470379413

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 254 p. Contains: Unspecified. Audience: General/trade. NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 254 p. Contains: Unspecified. Audience: General/trade. NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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The Ghost Mountain Boys: Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific

By: James Campbell

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Crown: October 2007

Seller ID: 17985

ISBN: 0307335968

Condition: New


Lying due north of Australia, New Guinea is among the world's largest islands. In 1942, when World War II exploded onto its shores, it was an inhospitable, cursorily mapped, disease-ridden land of dense jungle, towering mountain peaks, deep valleys, and fetid swamps. Coveted by the Japanese for its strategic position, New Guinea became the site of one of the South Pacific's most savage campaigns. Despite their lack of jungle training, the 32nd Division's Ghost Mountain Boys were assigned the most grueling mission of the entire Pacific campaign: to march 130 miles over the rugged Owen Stanley M... View more info

Wings of the Rising Sun: Uncovering the Secrets of Japanese Fighters and Bombers of World War II

By: Mark Chambers

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: November 2018

Seller ID: 18612

ISBN: 1472823737

Condition: New


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The Storm on Our Shores: One Island, Two Soldiers, and the Forgotten Battle of World War II

By: Mark Obmascik

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Atria Books: April 2019

Seller ID: 16992

ISBN: 1451678371

Condition: New


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Nanjing 1937: Battle for a Doomed City

By: Peter Harmsen

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Casemate: November 2015

Seller ID: 6117

ISBN: 1612002846

Condition: New


FIRST EDITION, 1st printing, new off the shelf. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 3PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. FIRST EDITION, 1st printing, new off the shelf. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 3PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Islands of the Damned: A Marine at War in the Pacific

By: R.V. Burgin,Bill Marvel

Price: $27.95

Publisher: NAL: March 2010

Seller ID: 18070

ISBN: 0451229908

Condition: New


Watch author RV Burgin discuss "Islands of the Damned" and "The Pacific." See R.V. Burgin in the award winning documentary film Peleliu 1944: Horror in the Pacific. Click here for more information. This is an eyewitness-and eye-opening-account of some of the most savage and brutal fighting in the war against Japan, told from the perspective of a young Texan who volunteered for the Marine Corps to escape a life as a traveling salesman. R.V. Burgin enlisted at the age of twenty, and with his sharp intelligence and earnest work ethic, climbed the ranks from a green private to a seasoned ser... View more info

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Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese American Internment in World War II

By: Richard Reeves

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.: April 2015

Seller ID: 3247

ISBN: 0805094083

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 368 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Brand new. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 368 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Brand new. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Double Ace: The Life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., Pilot, Hero, and Teller of Tall Tales

By: Robert Coram

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books: August 2016

Seller ID: 3660

ISBN: 1250040183

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 336 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. New condition, publisher's remainder, NOT ex-library or BCE. Ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 336 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. New condition, publisher's remainder, NOT ex-library or BCE. Ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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The Flying Tigers: The Untold Story of the American Pilots Who Waged a Secret War Against Japan

By: Sam Kleiner

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Viking: May 2018

Seller ID: 18620

ISBN: 0399564136

Condition: New


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Image for The Rising Sun in the Pacific 1931 - April 1942 (History of United States Naval Operations in World War Ii, 3) (v. 3)

The Rising Sun in the Pacific 1931 - April 1942 (History of United States Naval Operations in World War Ii, 3) (v. 3)

By: Samuel Eliot Morison

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Book Sales: March 2001

Seller ID: 18000

ISBN: 0785813047

Condition: New


This spectacular 15-volume series charts the U.S. Naval operations during World War II with an insider's perspective. Morison, a Harvard professor, was given a special rank and writing post by FDR. He had active duty aboard eleven different ships, allowing him to witness many crucial battles in both the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans. Includes many maps and official file photographs. View more info

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Racing the Enemy: Stalin, Truman, and the Surrender of Japan

By: Tsuyoshi Hasegawa

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Belknap Press: May 2005

Seller ID: 17984

ISBN: 0674016939

Condition: New


With startling revelations, Tsuyoshi Hasegawa rewrites the standard history of the end of World War II in the Pacific. By fully integrating the three key actors in the story--the United States, the Soviet Union, and Japan--Hasegawa for the first time puts the last months of the war into international perspective.From April 1945, when Stalin broke the Soviet-Japanese Neutrality Pact and Harry Truman assumed the presidency, to the final Soviet military actions against Japan, Hasegawa brings to light the real reasons Japan surrendered. From Washington to Moscow to Tokyo and back again, he s... View more info