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Title:
Alaska's hidden wars : secret campaigns on the North Pacific rim
Author:
Hays, Otis, 1915-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Fairbanks : University of Alaska Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xvii, 182 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The Aleutian Islands, 1941/1943 -- 1. Lowering the security curtain -- 2. Confrontation in the Aleutians -- 3. The secret Nisei in the Aleutian Campaign -- 4. Nisei support at Attu and Kiska -- 5. The Tatsuguchi diary -- The Kurile Islands, 1943/1945 -- 6. Looking beyond the Aleutians -- 7. American prisoners in the Kuriles -- 8. Whither the North Pacific weather? -- 9. American deception and Japanese reaction -- 10. The waiting period in the North Pacific -- 11. Soviet presence in the North Pacific -- 12. Lifting the security curtain.
ISBN:
9781889963631

9781889963648
Format :
Book