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By John J. Sbrega

Publish 12 months note: First released in 1989
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With over 5,200 entries, this quantity is still probably the most huge annotated bibliographies at the united states s struggle opposed to Japan within the moment global struggle.

Including books, articles, and de-classified records as much as the top of 1987, the e-book is equipped into six different types:
• half 1 provides reference works, together with encyclopedias, pictorial bills, army histories, East Asian histories, hisotoriographies.
• half 2 covers diplomatic-political elements of the struggle opposed to Japan.
• half three comprises assets at the financial and felony points of the warfare opposed to Japan.
• half four offers assets at the army apsects of the struggle embracing land, air and sea forces.
• non secular elements of the conflict are coated partially five and half 6 offers with the social and cultural facets, together with significant sections at the remedy of jap minorities within the united states, Hawaii, Canada and Peru.

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United States. Air Force. Air Force Academy Library. AIR POWER AND WARFARE. Colorado Springs, CO: USAFA, 1978. 101 pp. This general bibliographic guide is a particularly 20 GENERAL WORKS valuable reference on strategic bombing. 97. U n i t e d States. L i b r a r y of C o ngress. Legislative Reference S ervice. THE C O N D U C T OF TH E WAR: A P R I L 1 9 4 1 - M A Y 1943. : GPO, 1942-1943. 3 vols. This c o n t e m p o r a r y b i b l i o g r a p h y p r o v i d e s a n n o t a t i o n s for ov e r 4 , 2 0 0 b o o k s and a r ticles.

WARTIME ENGLISH: MATERIALS FOR A LINGUISTIC HISTORY OF WORLD WAR II. Westpoint, CT: Greenwood Press, 1974. This version is a reprint of the 1957 edition. The author feels that enough material exists from the war to fashion a separate (though limited) branch of linguistic histo ry. 3. 25. ENCYCLOPEDIA/ALMANACS/STATISTICS Angelucci, Enzo. THE RAND-MCNALLY ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MILITARY AIRCRAFT, 1914-1980. Chicago: Military Press, 1983. 546 pp. Here is a well-prepared, well-presented reference. The book includes many illustrations and over 250 photos in describing over 800 types of aircraft.

104. , comp. C H R O N O L O G Y OF W O R L D W A R II. AFB, AL: A i r W a r C o l l e g e , 1947. 106 pp. Maxwell H e r e is a u s e f u l r e f e r e n c e w h i c h f o c u s e s p r i m a r i l y on the air wa r in all theaters. 105. Carter, Kit C. and R o b e r t M u e l l e r , comps. T H E A R M Y AI R F O R C E S IN W O R L D W A R II: C O M B A T C H R O N O L O G Y , 1941-1945. , 1975. 992 pp. T h i s v a l u a b l e r e f e r e n c e w o r k c o m p l e m e n t s the sevenvo l u m e off i c i a l h i s t o r y of the AAF in the war.

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