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5 edition of war in the Pacific found in the catalog.

war in the Pacific

from Pearl Harbor to Okinawa, 1941-1945

by Jonathan Gawne

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific Area,
  • Pacific Area.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army -- Uniforms -- Pictorial works,
    • United States. Army -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area -- Pictorial works,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment and supplies -- Pictorial works,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the training, supplies, equipment and role of American Army ground troops fighting in the Pacific during World War II.

      Edition Notes

      StatementJonathan Gawne.
      GenrePictorial works.
      SeriesThe G.I. series, G.I. series (Philadelphia, Pa.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD767 .G38 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination83 p. :
      Number of Pages83
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL36550M
      ISBN 100791053709
      LC Control Number99022450


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James Russell (Tarawa and Saipan), and Jay Rebstock (Iwo Jima), now both deceased, are again very much a part of this new story that features the Pacific war, but with periodic glimpses into life at home. From inside the book.

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