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Eagle against the sun

the American war with Japan

by Ronald H. Spector

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Published by Viking in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRonald H. Spector.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD767
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi,589p.,(16)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages589
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15101958M
    ISBN 100670806862

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Eagle Against the Sun: The American War With Japan I have read this book 3 times and plan on reading it again. Most folks get their knowledge of the war in the pacific by watching the History Channel, AHC so have I, I love by: Eagle Against the Sun: The American War with Japan by Ronald H.

Spector The first book Ive managed to finish in over two months was a very entertaining one. Spectors Eagle against the Sun (my battered original copy of it) is the very first full scholarly piece on the Pacific War.4/5. Eagle against the Sun by Ronald H. Spector is a very good book dealing with the Pacific War from an American point of view.

It is well-written, fast-paced, opionated and insightful and provides a lot of detail on certain events/5(). —Clay Blair, Washington Post Book World "The best one-volume history of that complex conflict No future book on the Pacific war will be written without paying due tribute to Eagle Against The Sun." —Drew Middleton, The New York Times "ExcellentReleased on: Octo   Buy a cheap copy of Eagle Against The Sun: The American War book by Ronald H.

Spector. Only now can the full scope of the war in the Pacific be fully understood. Historian Ronald Spector, drawing on newly declassified intelligence 5/5(5). Eagle Against the Sun ; The war between the United States and Japan was in many ways a unique and unprecedented conflict—the first, and probably the last, to be waged on such a scale and upon such a stage.

It began with a stunning display of air power by the Japanese and ended with the most deadly air raids in history by the : Free Press. He was a distinguished professor of strategy at the National War College in Washington, D.C., and a guest professor at Kyoto University at Tokyo.

Spector served in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and is the author of six books, including Eagle Against the Sun: The American War with Japan, a main selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club.

This book describes the catastrophe that followed, in a unique look at the war from the losing side. Less entertaining than Neptune's Inferno by Hornfischer which is how I came across Eagle Against the Sun.

That being said this is a classic benchmark for this theater and I'm glad I got it done. I'm better off for it being in the library. Eagle Against the Sun is a problematic book to review now. Certainly is well written (even the evident bias of professor Spector against MacArthur is not to pronounced) and certainly well argued, for yet when the author moves from strategic problems to operational or tactical ones the book is lacking/5(84).

Editions for Eagle Against the Sun: The American War with Japan: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), Cited by: Historian Ronald H. Spector, drawing on declassified intelligence files, an abundance of British and American archival material, Japanese scholarship and documents, and the research and memoirs of scholars, politicians, and the military men, presents a thrilling narrative of American war in the Pacific.

Spector reassesses U.S. and Japanese strategy and offers some 4/5(8). Download the Book:Eagle Against The Sun: The American War With Japan PDF For Free, Preface: Easton Press, Norwalk CT. A leather bound collector's e. Review: Eagle Against the Sun Print Details Published: 01 May 01 May Last Updated: 12 July 12 July Eagle Against the Sun Ronald H.

Spector. This book describes the war between USA and Japan in mainly from the US side (in fact almost completely). It covers all theaters where USA have been involved in Asia in their.

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Hundreds upon hundreds of books, memoirs, articles, official and unofficial histories have been written over the years of the war between the United States and the Japanese Empire.

Read "Eagle Against the Sun The American War with Japan" by Ronald H. Spector available from Rakuten Kobo. Historian Ronald H. Spector, drawing on declassified intelligence files, an abundance of British and American archival m Brand: Free Press.Eagle Against the Sun: The American War With Japan, Paperback by Spector, Ronald H., ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US Traces the war in the Pacific from Pearl Harbor to the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and examines the major battles and campaigns4/5(K).