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The Resource Hell to pay : Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47, D.M. Giangreco

Hell to pay : Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47, D.M. Giangreco

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Hell to pay : Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47
Title
Hell to pay
Title remainder
Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47
Statement of responsibility
D.M. Giangreco
Title variation
Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the United States' 1943 plan to launch a two-year invasion of Japan, using newly declassified American and Japanese internal documents that provide specifics of the military tactics and weaponry meant to be used
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344132
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YDX
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1952-
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Giangreco, D. M.
Dewey number
  • 940.54/252
  • 940.54252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Operation Downfall (1945-1946)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Operation Downfall, 1945-1946
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • Armed Forces
  • Military campaigns
  • Japan
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47
Label
Hell to pay : Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47, D.M. Giangreco
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-525) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Japanese defense plans
  • "Victory might be salvaged"
  • The "manpower box"
  • Mistakes and misperceptions
  • "To break Japan's spine"
  • What is defeat?
  • The amphibious operation
  • On the ground
  • Unexamined factors
  • A "target-rich environment:
  • Foreword to the first edition: "Three colonels"
  • The Hokkaido myth
  • Half a million Purple Hearts
  • "Punishment from heaven"
  • Epilogue: Extract from a letter written by James Michener, October 20, 1995
  • Appendix A. G-2 estimates of enemy situation on Kyushu, U.S. Sixth Army, August 1, 1945
  • Appendix B. G-2 analysis of Japanese plans for the defense of Kyushu, U.S. Sixth Army, December 31, 1945
  • Appendix C. Proclamation defining terms for Japanese surrender issued at Potsdam, July 26, 1945
  • (Potsdam Declaration)
  • Appendix D. Operation Blacklist, the occupation of Japan
  • by Stanley Weintraub
  • The maximum "bloodletting and delay"
  • Spinning the casualties
  • The First Army and Kwantung redeployments
  • The Pacific buildup and Berlin decision
  • "Not the recipe for victory"
  • The decision
Control code
ocn988046824
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Updated and expanded.
Extent
xxx, 552 pages
Isbn
9781682471654
Lccn
2015490754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)988046824
Label
Hell to pay : Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47, D.M. Giangreco
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-525) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Japanese defense plans
  • "Victory might be salvaged"
  • The "manpower box"
  • Mistakes and misperceptions
  • "To break Japan's spine"
  • What is defeat?
  • The amphibious operation
  • On the ground
  • Unexamined factors
  • A "target-rich environment:
  • Foreword to the first edition: "Three colonels"
  • The Hokkaido myth
  • Half a million Purple Hearts
  • "Punishment from heaven"
  • Epilogue: Extract from a letter written by James Michener, October 20, 1995
  • Appendix A. G-2 estimates of enemy situation on Kyushu, U.S. Sixth Army, August 1, 1945
  • Appendix B. G-2 analysis of Japanese plans for the defense of Kyushu, U.S. Sixth Army, December 31, 1945
  • Appendix C. Proclamation defining terms for Japanese surrender issued at Potsdam, July 26, 1945
  • (Potsdam Declaration)
  • Appendix D. Operation Blacklist, the occupation of Japan
  • by Stanley Weintraub
  • The maximum "bloodletting and delay"
  • Spinning the casualties
  • The First Army and Kwantung redeployments
  • The Pacific buildup and Berlin decision
  • "Not the recipe for victory"
  • The decision
Control code
ocn988046824
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Updated and expanded.
Extent
xxx, 552 pages
Isbn
9781682471654
Lccn
2015490754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)988046824

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