WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD AN AMERICAN BOOK AWARD FINALIST Now in paperback, War Without Mercy has been hailed by The New York Times as aone of the most original and important books to be written about the war between Japan and the United States.a In this monumental history, Professor John Dower reveals a hidden, explosive dimension of the Pacific Wararaceawhile writing what John Toland has called aa landmark book . . . a powerful, moving, and evenhanded history that is sorely needed in both America and Japan.a Drawing on American and Japanese songs, slogans, cartoons, propaganda films, secret reports, and a wealth of other documents of the time, Dower opens up a whole new way of looking at that bitter struggle of four and a half decades ago and its ramifications in our lives today. As Edwin O. Reischauer, former ambassador to Japan, has pointed out, this book offers aa lesson that the postwar generations need most . . . with eloquence, crushing detail, and power.aThe official translation of Shinmin no Michi was included as an appendix to Otto Tolischusa#39; important wartime book Tokyo ... CHAPTER 32 WAR HATES AND WAR CRIMES. 2. Cf. Peter Calvocoressi and Guy Wint, Total War: Causes and Courses of the Second World War (I972; I974: Pelican), ... 3. David VV. Wyman, The Abandonment of the Iewsz America and the Holocaust, 1941-1945 (I984 Pantheon), anbsp;...
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