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The Resource So sad to fall in battle : an account of war : based on General Tadamichi Kurayashi's letters from Iwo Jima, Kumiko Kakehashi

So sad to fall in battle : an account of war : based on General Tadamichi Kurayashi's letters from Iwo Jima, Kumiko Kakehashi

Label
So sad to fall in battle : an account of war : based on General Tadamichi Kurayashi's letters from Iwo Jima
Title
So sad to fall in battle
Title remainder
an account of war : based on General Tadamichi Kurayashi's letters from Iwo Jima
Statement of responsibility
Kumiko Kakehashi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A detailed portrait of Japanese general Tadamichi Kuribayashi draws on the military commander's letters from Iwo Jima to describe the fierce struggle of Japanese defenders on Iwo Jima to resist the onslaught of American troops, holding out against a superior force for more than a month with little food or water. Reprint
Biography type
individual biography
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233595
Cataloging source
BKL
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1961-
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Kakehashi, Kumiko
Dewey number
  • 940.54528092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Kuribayashi, Tadamichi
  • Kuribayashi, Tadamichi
  • Japan
  • Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945
Target audience
adult
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an account of war
Label
So sad to fall in battle : an account of war : based on General Tadamichi Kurayashi's letters from Iwo Jima, Kumiko Kakehashi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Chiruzo kanashiki
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [210]-211)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Presidio Press hardcover ed.
Extent
211 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780891419037
Note
Also published in a book club edition : 211 p. ; 22 cm.
Other physical details
facsims., ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)80186534
Label
So sad to fall in battle : an account of war : based on General Tadamichi Kurayashi's letters from Iwo Jima, Kumiko Kakehashi
Publication
Note
Translation of: Chiruzo kanashiki
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [210]-211)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Presidio Press hardcover ed.
Extent
211 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780891419037
Note
Also published in a book club edition : 211 p. ; 22 cm.
Other physical details
facsims., ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)80186534

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