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The Resource Downfall : the end of the Imperial Japanese empire, Richard B. Frank

Downfall : the end of the Imperial Japanese empire, Richard B. Frank

Label
Downfall : the end of the Imperial Japanese empire
Title
Downfall
Title remainder
the end of the Imperial Japanese empire
Statement of responsibility
Richard B. Frank
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frank, Richard B
Dewey number
940.54/25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.2
LC item number
.F73 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • B-29 (Bomber)
  • Japan
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
Downfall : the end of the Imperial Japanese empire, Richard B. Frank
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Also published in paperback edition by Penguin, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-459) 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
Tokyo burns : raid of March 9-10 -- Strategies old, strategies new -- From Zeppelins to B-29s -- LeMay takes command -- Fire and mud -- The "fundamental policy" -- Magic insights -- Downfall and Olympic plans -- The invasion and the President -- Pummeling and strangling : bombardment and blockade, June to August -- Ketsu operation on Kyushu -- Kamikazes, civilians, and assessments -- The eclipse of Olympic -- Unconditional surrender and magic -- Magic and diplomacy with the Soviets -- Hiroshima -- Manchuria and Nagasaki -- The decisive day -- Surrender -- Assessing realities -- Alternatives and conclusions
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 484 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780141001463
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
99011838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40783799
  • (Sirsi) o40783799
  • (TMQ) o40783799
Label
Downfall : the end of the Imperial Japanese empire, Richard B. Frank
Publication
Note
Also published in paperback edition by Penguin, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-459) 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
Tokyo burns : raid of March 9-10 -- Strategies old, strategies new -- From Zeppelins to B-29s -- LeMay takes command -- Fire and mud -- The "fundamental policy" -- Magic insights -- Downfall and Olympic plans -- The invasion and the President -- Pummeling and strangling : bombardment and blockade, June to August -- Ketsu operation on Kyushu -- Kamikazes, civilians, and assessments -- The eclipse of Olympic -- Unconditional surrender and magic -- Magic and diplomacy with the Soviets -- Hiroshima -- Manchuria and Nagasaki -- The decisive day -- Surrender -- Assessing realities -- Alternatives and conclusions
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 484 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780141001463
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
99011838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40783799
  • (Sirsi) o40783799
  • (TMQ) o40783799

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