The Leading eBooks Store Online 3,725,826 members ⚫ 1,209,635 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Okinawa

The Last Battle of World War II

Okinawa by Robert Leckie
Add to cart
US$ 11.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
Penguin delivers you to the front lines of The Pacific Theater with the real-life stories behind the HBO miniseries.

Former Marine and Pacific War veteran Robert Leckie tells the story of the invasion of Okinawa, the closing battle of World War II. Leckie is a skilled military historian, mixing battle strategy and analysis with portraits of the men who fought on both sides to give the reader a complete account of the invasion. Lasting 83 days and surpassing D-Day in both troops and material used, the Battle of Okinawa was a decisive victory for the Allies, and a huge blow to Japan. In this stirring and readable account, Leckie provides a complete picture of the battle and its context in the larger war.

Penguin Publishing Group; July 1996
224 pages; ISBN 9781101196298
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: Okinawa
Author: Robert Leckie
 
  • News
Okinawan chronicles: 10 books that show the many faces of Japan's 'island paradise' - The Japan Times
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 07:31:44 -0700
The Japan TimesOkinawan chronicles: 10 books that show the many faces of Japan's 'island paradise'The Japan ...
Revisiting HBO's The Pacific - Den Of Geek
Mon, 12 Oct 2015 23:06:50 -0700
Den Of GeekRevisiting HBO's The PacificDen Of Geek... in his book of the same name), The Pacific also sourced its content ...
10 Moving Books That Made Life Changing TV Mini-Series - The Cheat Sheet
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 06:23:48 -0800
10 Moving Books That Made Life Changing TV Mini-SeriesThe Cheat SheetMasters of the Air follows HBO's two other miniseries ...
ISBNs
1101196211
9780140173895
9781101196212
9781101196298