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The kamikazes.

Edwin Palmer Hoyt

The kamikazes.

by Edwin Palmer Hoyt

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Published by Guild in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , Arbor House, 1983 , London , Hale, 1984.

The Physical Object
Pagination332p. :
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21876204M

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The kamikazes by Edwin Palmer Hoyt Download PDF EPUB FB2

Adult/High School—This classic World War II autobiography, first published inopens when Kuwahara received a visitor one night in /5(22). Kamikazes are excited to die for their country and write beautiful, tragic poetry before they leave.

Kamikazes fly out and get shot down without doing any damage to the enemy. It's full of fascinating (if depressing) information, but it's the most well-written book out there/5. The Kamikazes [Hoyt, Edwin P.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(2).

The Kamikazes has quite a bit of historically accurate information taken from a few sources, but the number of errors and instances of bias towards the motives of the kamikaze pilots in such a short book make it a history to avoid.

books — voters Quotes Tagged “Kamikaze” “Il governo dell'Imperatore fu tinto di due colori: rosso sangue fino al termine della guerra, e dopo iniziò l'epoca del languido grigio cenere.

Edwin P. Hoyt wrote the history The Kamikazes, and Eadon includes a page edited excerpt in this book on the British Pacific Fleet. Eadon's condensed version of Hoyt's book contains numerous alterations and errors. In one of numerous examples, he changed Hoyt's phrase "Japanese navy" (, 32) to "Japs" (p.

The book's title refers to Ugaki's leading the last kamikaze attack against the Allied fleet in Okinawa after he listened to the Emperor's surrender message on the radio. “Tim and Pete” (Simon & Schuster) depicts a fictional gang of “AIDS kamikazes"--hopped up on speed and armed with machine guns--who, before they die, decide to mow down a few right-wingers.

Days later, kamikazes crashed and badly damaged the aircraft carriers Franklin and Belleau Wood. It was just the beginning. Between October and Marchsuicide attacks killed more than.

The Kamikazes: Suicide Squadrons of World War II Edwin P. Hoyt Here is a powerful, incisive portrait of the men who carried out the Japanese suicide missions during the Pacific campaign of World War II. The Kamikazes chronicles the history of Japan’s famous suicide pilots and explains when, why, and how Japan resorted to their use near the end of war.

Along with pictures of important people, places, and events, you will learn about the kamikazes like never before.4/5(18). Like a Biblical plague of locusts, the kamikazes swept across the Allied fleet in the Southwest Pacific during the closing months of World War II.

The Japanese called them the “Divine Wind.” The sailors in Adm. “Bull” Halsey’s Task Force 38 called them “hell.” The Imperial Navy’s suicide pilots sunk or damaged ships in. During WW II, Vice Admiral Matome Ugaki was the only known member of the Japanese Navy's high command to keep a diary.

The ever-prolific Hoyt (Hirohito,etc.) now draws on this unusually candid journal (begun in October ) to offer an absorbing appreciation of how the fate of a single honorable officer, swept up in a terrible conflict over which he had little control, mirrored that of.

From the book World War II Kamikazes, "Japanese soldiers demonstrated their suicidal tendencies again and again during the Pacific Warriors of the Rising Sun: A History of the Japanese Military, UCLA professor and historian Robert B.

Edgerton recounts their savage banzai attacks on Saipan. The Kamikazes by Charles River Editors,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(31). His remarkable book Samurai. written by Martin Caiden but with the assistance of Sakai and Fred Saito is a brilliant account of life as a Japanese pilot in the Second World War.

5 out of 5 stars Interesting But Worst Narration Ever. Kamikaze Diaries is not just for specialists, but for anyone interested in human affairs.”—Ian Buruma “Ohnuki-Tierney's latest book provides an elegant translation and masterly interpretation of the diaries and letters of the young Japanese men who took part in the so-called suicide missions against enemy targets at the end of the Second World War.

The Kamikazes. [Edwin P Hoyt] -- Here is a powerful, incisive portrait of the men who carried out the Japanese suicide missions during the Pacific campaign of.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hoyt, Edwin Palmer. Kamikazes. New York: Arbor House, © (OCoLC) Document Type.

The last book released in The series was long out of print, until the continuation of the series in The Inheritors of Earth which was released June However e-book versions of the entire series are available.

Some of the books were translated into Polish. Also a French publisher (see below) extended the series. [citation needed].

The. The kamikazes by Hoyt, Edwin Palmer. Publication date Topics Japan. Kaigun. Kamikaze Tokubetsu Kōgekitai, World War,World War,Suicide Publisher Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China.

Uploaded by Lotu Tii on September 3, Pages: US Navy Ships vs Kamikazes by Mark Stille Osprey Publishing,80 pages. This small book provides an excellent introduction to the history, issues, and aircraft related to Japan's use of aerial suicide attacks in the last ten months of the Pacific War.According to a U.S.

Air Force source, the kamikaze attackers sunk 34 Navy ships, damaged others, killed 4, sailors, and wounded over 4, In a book, the historian Robin Rielly said that about 60 U.S.

ships were sunk by kamikazes, and over were damaged by them. Kamikaze beliefs.