On December 7, 1941, because the eastern dived out of the clouds above Pearl Harbor, America's destiny was once essentially altered. Ever because the first global clash, the U.S. had resisted the temptation to be drawn into wars outdoor of its borders. yet with this one shock assault the US used to be unavoidably thrown into the fray because the moment international warfare erupted. This new historical past by means of army experts, Osprey Publishing, finds all of the battles the USA could struggle opposed to Imperial Japan from the naval clashes at halfway and Coral Sea to the determined, bloody scuffling with on Iwo Jima and Okinawa. each one bankruptcy unearths the horrors of conflict and the bleak choice to wrest victory from sure defeat. utilizing an dazzling number of wartime imagery and whole with dozen of full-colour maps, this can be a useful visible consultant to the line to victory.

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