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United States Army in World War II, War in the Pacific, Fall of the Philippines (United States Army in World War II)

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Hardcover, 626 pages
Published December 31st 1953 by Dept. of the Army
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K.D. Absolutely
This being a history book sponsored by The US National Historical Society is simply authoritative and well documented. However, half of it has too much details and facts that made me feel like a student preparing for a high school history exam and I had to keep my eyes open to keep awake and continue reading.

It's not an entertaining book but as a Filipino, it is definitely worth every minute spent knowing what happened during the Japanese invasion in our country in 1941-1945. It definitely lacks
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This is a 600-plus page book dealing with the very early part of World War II when the Philippines fell to the Japanese onslaught. The book outside and inside looks like a textbook. There's also a load of maps and photos to accompany the text.

Early on the book talks about Japan's basic strategy, to take the Philippines and various other areas and form a defensive perimeter that would allow them to take the natural resources from various other countries and ship them to Japan.

The book is obvious
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