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Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Coming soon to CARL - Max Hastings' Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45

Visit this link to place a hold request for Retribution : the battle for Japan, 1944-45

From the NY Times Sunday Book review by Evan Thomas:

"In the war against Japan, American naval commanders faced what might be called the prison ship problem. Submarines had little way of knowing which Japanese transport ships were carrying prisoners of war. In any case, “the U.S. Navy adopted a ruthless view,” Max Hastings writes." Read more

Read chapter 1 : War in the East

Listen here to a NY Times book review Podcast on Max Hastings "Retribution"

More books by Max hastings at the CARL


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