By Dale Dye, Robert O'Neill
On December 7, 1941, because the jap dived out of the clouds above Pearl Harbor, America's destiny used to be essentially altered. Ever because the first international clash, the U.S. had resisted the temptation to be drawn into wars outdoor of its borders. yet with this one shock assault the United States used to be necessarily thrown into the fray because the moment global struggle erupted. This new historical past by means of army experts, Osprey Publishing, unearths all the battles the United States may struggle opposed to Imperial Japan from the naval clashes at halfway and Coral Sea to the determined, bloody battling on Iwo Jima and Okinawa. every one bankruptcy finds the horrors of conflict and the bleak selection to wrest victory from definite defeat. utilizing an outstanding selection of wartime imagery and entire with dozen of full-colour maps, this can be a useful visible consultant to the line to victory.