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Casualties of HistoryWounded Japanese Servicemen and the Second World War

Casualties of History: Wounded Japanese Servicemen and the Second World War

Lee K. Pennington

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452574
eISBN:
9780801455629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452574.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Thousands of wounded servicemen returned to Japan following the escalation of Japanese military aggression in China in July 1937. Tens of thousands would return home after Japan widened its war ... More

Curse on This CountryThe Rebellious Army of Imperial Japan

Curse on This Country: The Rebellious Army of Imperial Japan

Danny Orbach

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781501705281
eISBN:
9781501708343
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705281.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Imperial Japanese soldiers were notorious for blindly following orders, and their enemies in the Pacific War derided them as “cattle to the slaughter.” But, in fact, the Imperial Japanese Army had a ... More

MacArthur in AsiaThe General and His Staff in the Philippines, Japan, and Korea

MacArthur in Asia: The General and His Staff in the Philippines, Japan, and Korea

Hirosh Masuda

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449390
eISBN:
9780801466199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449390.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

General Douglas MacArthur's storied career is inextricably linked to Asia. His father, Arthur, served as Military Governor of the Philippines while Douglas was a student at West Point, and the ... More

Militarism in a Global AgeNaval Ambitions in Germany and the United States before World War I

Militarism in a Global Age: Naval Ambitions in Germany and the United States before World War I

Dirk Bönker

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450402
eISBN:
9780801463884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450402.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

At the turn of the twentieth century, the United States and Germany emerged as the two most rapidly developing industrial nation-states of the Atlantic world. The elites and intelligentsias of both ... More

A Minor ApocalypseWarsaw during the First World War

A Minor Apocalypse: Warsaw during the First World War

Robert Blobaum

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781501705236
eISBN:
9781501707889
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705236.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This book explores the social and cultural history of Warsaw's “forgotten war” of 1914–1918. Beginning with the bank panic that accompanied the outbreak of the Great War, the book guides readers ... More

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