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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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giangreco, D. M.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operation Downfall, 1945-1946
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
Label
Hell to pay : Operation Downfall and the invasion of Japan, 1945-47, D.M. Giangreco
Instantiates
Publication
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
Foreword to 1st edition: "Three colonels" / Stanley Weintraub -- Maximum bloodletting and delay -- Spinning the casualties -- The First Army and Kwantung redeployments -- Pacific buildup and Berlin decision -- Not the recipe for victory -- The decision -- Japanese defense plans -- Victory might be salvaged -- The manpower box -- Mistakes & misperceptions -- To break Japan's spine -- What is defeat -- Amphibious operation -- On the ground -- Unexamined factors -- Target-rich environment -- Hokkaido myth -- Half a million Purple Hearts -- Punishment from heaven -- Epilogue: Extract from a letter 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
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
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
Foreword to 1st edition: "Three colonels" / Stanley Weintraub -- Maximum bloodletting and delay -- Spinning the casualties -- The First Army and Kwantung redeployments -- Pacific buildup and Berlin decision -- Not the recipe for victory -- The decision -- Japanese defense plans -- Victory might be salvaged -- The manpower box -- Mistakes & misperceptions -- To break Japan's spine -- What is defeat -- Amphibious operation -- On the ground -- Unexamined factors -- Target-rich environment -- Hokkaido myth -- Half a million Purple Hearts -- Punishment from heaven -- Epilogue: Extract from a letter 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
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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