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Eyewitness to infamy

an oral history of Pearl Harbor

by Paul J. Travers

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Published by Madison Books, Distributed by National Book Network in Lanham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Joseph Travers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD767.92 .T68 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2028145M
      ISBN 100819180580
      LC Control Number91004259

      While fishing with his friends off Honolulu on December 7, , teenaged Adam is caught in the midst of the Japanese attack and through the chaos of the subsequent days tries to find his father, a naval officer who was serving on the U.S.S. Arizona when the bombs fell. Eyewitness Books (or Eyewitness Guides) is a series of nonfiction books intended for children and young adults. They were first published in England by Dorling Kindersley in The series now has over one hundred titles on a variety of subjects, such as dinosaurs, Ancient Egypt, flags, chemistry, music, the solar system, film, and William Shakespeare.

        Eyewitness to infamy: "Who Will Write Our History" approach is a treasury of eyewitness documentation of life and death in the Jewish ghetto in Warsaw. the screenplay adaptation of his. Lord, Walter, Day of Infamy (), Prange, Gordon, At Dawn We Slept (), Wallin, VAdm. Homer N. Pearl Harbor: Why, How, Fleet Salvage and Final Appraisal (). How To Cite This Article: "Attack at Pearl Harbor, ," EyeWitness to History, (). The Japanese launched a total of aircraft in the attack.

      Prologue: Denver native Irvin Hornkohl longed for adventure. He wanted to see the world. But, he was poor and had only an eighth grade education. The only way to fulfill his dreams was to join the Navy. On July 1, , at age seventeen, he enlisted for . Remembering Pearl Harbor: eyewitness accounts by U. S. military men and women User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Culled from interviews conducted over 15 years, these 40 oral histories of December 7, and its immediate aftermath recount the experiences of military men and women present at Pearl Harbor.


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