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great Pacific war

Hector C. Bywater

great Pacific war

a history of the American-Japanese campaign of 1931-33

by Hector C. Bywater

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Navy -- Fiction,
  • Japan. -- Kaigun -- Fiction,
  • Imaginary wars and battles

  • Edition Notes

    Map on front lining-paper.

    Other titlesAmerican-Japanese campaign of 1931-33.
    Statementby Hector C. Bywater.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 317 p. :
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17745263M
    OCLC/WorldCa63145802

    Crisis in the Pacific - The Battles for the Philippine Islands by the Men Who Fought Them, Gerald Astor. An excellent account of the Second World War in the Philippines, from the pre-war American colony to the disasters of , the long struggle of the resistance to MacArthur's eventual return and the costly battles that followed. May 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Great Pacific War: A History of the book by Hector C. Bywater. This blow-by-blow fictional account of a war between the United States and Japan was a forerunner of actual events, written 16 years before the Japanese attacked Free shipping over $/5(4).

    Mar 20,  · Remember Pearl Harbor? Thirty years ago this week - on Dec. 7, - Americans had this place and this date etched in their memory. But the Japanese had a retentive memory then that enabled them to fashion the sneak attack, and subsequent Pacific naval war, from the pages of a book written sixteen years previously by an English reporter. Overview Historical Background – a discussion of the state of the Pacific navies from – and the influence of politics on their development Bywater’s “The Great Pacific War” – a novel about a large scale naval war between the U.S. and Imperial Japan Other Pacific Wars – a look at some alternative possibilities for conflict in the Pacific between the two world wars.

    I liked "George Kenney Reports: A personal recollection of the Pacific War" written in by the commander of the Fifth Army Air-Force. Omar Bradley is the only other high ranking Army officer in WWII who wrote a better history book about that war. Great Pacific is published by Image Comics. Current price per issue is $ Contents[show] Publication Dates Last Issue Great Pacific # 17 Sep Current Issue Great Pacific # 24 Dec Next Issue none scheduled Status Irregular series. Characters Main Characters Chas Worthington.


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Oct 01,  · Hector Bywater, a British naval correspondent/expert, wrote a most engaging book in The Great Pacific War. In this book, he creates a fictional history of a war between Japan and the United States.

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After World War II many military leaders in both the Allied Powers and Imperial Japan confirmed that Bywater's The Great Pacific War was a key resource book in planning military strategy during the war.

To this day first edition printings of the book in either English and Japanese are highly sought after by collectors. [citation needed] Works. This blow-by-blow fictional account of a war between the United States and Japan was a forerunner of actual events, written 16 years before the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Bywater, the world's leading naval authority in the period between the two world wars, prophesied the following: A Japanese surprise attack attacks U. naval forces in the Pacific/5(4). Included in the game are five scenarios for the Great Pacific War and three scenarios for the linked Second World War.

One of the Great Pacific War scenarios covers a possible conflict between Japan and America as postulated by the British journalist Hector Bywater in his book of the same title/10(80).

These twenty-one classics cover the war from the Eastern Front to the South Pacific, and investigate its murky origins and complex legacies. Make your next great read one of. InBywater published The Great Pacific War expanding on his ideas about a future clash between Japanese and U.S.

naval forces first outlined in Sea Power in the Pacific. The novel takes. How We Lost the Great Pacific War. British military planners between the World Wars formally articulated their assumption that they would not face a major war in the next decade.

Our ten-year rule was an informal, unspoken assumption throughout the force, and thus harder to challenge. As the balance of forces in the Pacific shifted, that.

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Feb 18,  · Pacific War, major theatre of World War II that covered a large portion of the Pacific Ocean, East Asia, and Southeast Asia, with significant engagements occurring as far south as northern Australia and as far north as the Aleutian Islands.

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Japan's War: The Great Pacific Conflict, to Buy this book In a final section he takes pains to dispel what he calls the one great myth of the Pacific War, that the atomic bomb. Have any of you guys read this book "The Great Pacific War" by Hector Bywater.

It was published in the US in and recounts a hypothetical war between the US an Japan Mar 14,  · Today’s post brought a new book to add to my collection THE GREAT PACIFIC WAR by Hector C Bywater.

This edition is a reprint (Original published ; this edition published by St Martin’s Press [ISBN 0 4]) of Bywater’s imaginary history of a war fought across the Pacific Ocean by Japan and the United States, but unlike most imaginary history this was not a fanciful.

Aug 02,  · Review of Great Pacific War Far over the horizon from any friend the pilot of a search plane strains his eyes. Between clouds he notes the wake from a dozen vessels. Surely the enemy but no details are visible. Maybe one of the dark smudges is a carrier, if so CAP will be closing on the spotter.

Radio silence must be broken to get off a report.Great Pacific War is Avalanche Press' strategic-level game of the War in the Pacific. The game covers the entire war from December through and includes the forces of all participants.

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