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The Resource Soldiers of the sun : the rise and fall of the Imperial Japanese Army, Meirion and Susie Harries

Soldiers of the sun : the rise and fall of the Imperial Japanese Army, Meirion and Susie Harries

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Soldiers of the sun : the rise and fall of the Imperial Japanese Army
Title
Soldiers of the sun
Title remainder
the rise and fall of the Imperial Japanese Army
Statement of responsibility
Meirion and Susie Harries
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
952.03
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS838.7
LC item number
.H37 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Soldiers of the sun : the rise and fall of the Imperial Japanese Army, Meirion and Susie Harries
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 497-551) and index
Contents
  • The Russian Menace
  • War with Russia
  • The Army under Attack
  • Falling Back: The Great War
  • In the Age of Total War, 1918-1932
  • Rethinking War
  • The Great Divide
  • Counterattack
  • The Hard Chief and the Visionary
  • Turning Sour in Shanghai
  • Creating the Imperial Army, 1868-1890
  • Divided Army, 1932-1937
  • The Officer Corps Divides
  • The Spur to Action
  • The February 26 Revolt
  • To the Threshold of Power
  • The China War, 1937-1941
  • Marco Polo Bridge
  • To the Gates of Nanking
  • A Carnival of Death
  • On to Hankow
  • Samurai and Squint-Eyed Barbarians
  • Plunder and Narcotics
  • At War with Mao
  • The Price of War
  • The Strike South, 1939-1941
  • Salvation in the South
  • Facing Reality
  • A Time for Leadership
  • The Pacific War: the Attack
  • "Firecracker Attack": The Hundred Days
  • "Beneath the Skin": The Japanese Fighting Man
  • Emperor and Army
  • "Faith Is Strength": Fighting Spirit
  • "Gangsters, Catburglars and Poachers": The Philosophy of the Attack
  • "Do Your Best and Leave the Rest to Providence": The Senior Commanders
  • "My Sword Is My Soul": Weapons
  • The Missing Link: Air Power
  • Staying Alive: Logistics
  • Hidden Asset: Military Intelligence
  • The Pacific War: the Retreat
  • "Advancing to the Rear": The Defensive
  • "The Pacific Is Also Big": Japan's Long Decline
  • The End of the Samurai
  • "The World's Worst Country": Imphal
  • The Nation in Arms
  • A Modern Army Emerges
  • The Army at War, 1890-1918
  • Line of Advantage: The First Sino-Japanese War
Control code
216748
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiii, 569 p.
Isbn
9780394569352
Lccn
91052684
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm24319574
  • (OCoLC)24319574
Label
Soldiers of the sun : the rise and fall of the Imperial Japanese Army, Meirion and Susie Harries
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 497-551) and index
Contents
  • The Russian Menace
  • War with Russia
  • The Army under Attack
  • Falling Back: The Great War
  • In the Age of Total War, 1918-1932
  • Rethinking War
  • The Great Divide
  • Counterattack
  • The Hard Chief and the Visionary
  • Turning Sour in Shanghai
  • Creating the Imperial Army, 1868-1890
  • Divided Army, 1932-1937
  • The Officer Corps Divides
  • The Spur to Action
  • The February 26 Revolt
  • To the Threshold of Power
  • The China War, 1937-1941
  • Marco Polo Bridge
  • To the Gates of Nanking
  • A Carnival of Death
  • On to Hankow
  • Samurai and Squint-Eyed Barbarians
  • Plunder and Narcotics
  • At War with Mao
  • The Price of War
  • The Strike South, 1939-1941
  • Salvation in the South
  • Facing Reality
  • A Time for Leadership
  • The Pacific War: the Attack
  • "Firecracker Attack": The Hundred Days
  • "Beneath the Skin": The Japanese Fighting Man
  • Emperor and Army
  • "Faith Is Strength": Fighting Spirit
  • "Gangsters, Catburglars and Poachers": The Philosophy of the Attack
  • "Do Your Best and Leave the Rest to Providence": The Senior Commanders
  • "My Sword Is My Soul": Weapons
  • The Missing Link: Air Power
  • Staying Alive: Logistics
  • Hidden Asset: Military Intelligence
  • The Pacific War: the Retreat
  • "Advancing to the Rear": The Defensive
  • "The Pacific Is Also Big": Japan's Long Decline
  • The End of the Samurai
  • "The World's Worst Country": Imphal
  • The Nation in Arms
  • A Modern Army Emerges
  • The Army at War, 1890-1918
  • Line of Advantage: The First Sino-Japanese War
Control code
216748
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiii, 569 p.
Isbn
9780394569352
Lccn
91052684
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm24319574
  • (OCoLC)24319574

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