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The Resource Okinawa : the last battle, by Roy E. Appleman [and others]

Okinawa : the last battle, by Roy E. Appleman [and others]

Label
Okinawa : the last battle
Title
Okinawa
Title remainder
the last battle
Statement of responsibility
by Roy E. Appleman [and others]
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Okinawa: the last battle: Here the Imperial Army braced for its last stand. From the bloody victories that brought U.S. forces to Okinawa, to the desperate, suicidal resistance of the Japanese, this is the complete story of the final beachhead battle of the Pacific campaign
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Appleman, Roy Edgar
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.A533.93
LC item number
A67 1948
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
United States Army in World War II. The war in the Pacific
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Ryukyu Islands
  • Shuri-shi (Japan)
  • Armed Forces
  • Military campaigns
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Schlacht
  • Seeherrschaft
  • Weltkrieg (1939-1945)
  • Japan
  • Pazifischer Raum
  • USA
Label
Okinawa : the last battle, by Roy E. Appleman [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Operation Iceberg -- Invasion of the Ryukyus -- Winning the Okinawa beachhead -- Where is the enemy? -- Coming to grips with the enemy -- The conquest of northern Okinawa -- The capture of Ie Shima -- The attack of 19 April on the Shuri defenses -- Fall of the first Shuri defense ring -- Tactics and tactical decisions -- Assaulting the second Shuri defense ring -- The Japanese counteroffensive and its aftermath -- The May attack on the Shuri defenses -- Battle in the rain -- The fall of Shuri -- Behind the front -- The enemy's last stand -- The battle ends -- Appendix A : Major tactical units of Tenth Army in the Ryukyus Campaign -- Appendix B : Japanese 32nd Army units in the Ryukyus Campaign -- Appendix C : Statistics of the Ryukyus Campaign
Control code
1007162
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxii, 529 pages
Lccn
49045742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps (some folded color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1007162
Label
Okinawa : the last battle, by Roy E. Appleman [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Operation Iceberg -- Invasion of the Ryukyus -- Winning the Okinawa beachhead -- Where is the enemy? -- Coming to grips with the enemy -- The conquest of northern Okinawa -- The capture of Ie Shima -- The attack of 19 April on the Shuri defenses -- Fall of the first Shuri defense ring -- Tactics and tactical decisions -- Assaulting the second Shuri defense ring -- The Japanese counteroffensive and its aftermath -- The May attack on the Shuri defenses -- Battle in the rain -- The fall of Shuri -- Behind the front -- The enemy's last stand -- The battle ends -- Appendix A : Major tactical units of Tenth Army in the Ryukyus Campaign -- Appendix B : Japanese 32nd Army units in the Ryukyus Campaign -- Appendix C : Statistics of the Ryukyus Campaign
Control code
1007162
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxii, 529 pages
Lccn
49045742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps (some folded color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1007162

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