The Pacific War, 1931-1945: A Critical Perspective on Japan's Role in World War II

by SaburĊ Ienaga

Paper Book, 1978

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Available

Publication

New York : Pantheon Books, c1978.

Description

A portrayal of how and why Japan waged war from 1931-1945 and what life was like for the Japanese people in a society engaged in total war.

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LibraryThing member Artymedon
The Author, a Japanese Professor, was nominated twice for the Nobel Peace Price. A different perspective shows that the Pacific Theater was more peripheral to the control of China's natural resources. Ienaga depicts a Japanese Militaro-Industrial-Academic complex well in control with few left to resist its expansionist hawks.… (more)

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