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The ultimate battle: Okinawa 1945--the last epic struggle of World War II

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Simon & Schuster,
Pub. Date:
2007.
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English
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This is the full story of the Battle of Okinawa, using the same up-close narrative style and 'grunt's-eye' view of the action that distinguishes Sloan's Brotherhood of Heroes from other war books. It is a gripping story of heroism, sacrifice, and death in the largest land-sea-air operation in US history.
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subject_facetCivilian war casualties -- Japan -- Okinawa Island
Okinawa Island (Japan) -- History, Military
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island
title_displayThe ultimate battle : Okinawa 1945, the last epic struggle of World War II
title_fullThe ultimate battle : Okinawa 1945, the last epic struggle of World War II / Bill Sloan
The ultimate battle : Okinawa 1945--the last epic struggle of World War II [electronic resource] / Bill Sloan
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World War, 1939-1945
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ISBN:
9780743292467
9781982403799