Japan In The Second World War In Color: The Rise And Fall Of The Japanese Empire 1931-1945

Hardcover | August 4, 2015

byDavid Batty

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To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Japan's surrender to the Allied powers, this unique volume explores World War II from an often-overlooked perspective: that of the Japanese home and military fronts. Extraordinary color photographs, film stills, and prints capture a nation eager to expand, and provide a glimpse of Kamikaze pilots, the young Emperor Hirohito on a state visit to England, the attack on Pearl Harbor, propaganda posters from the occupation of China, troops praying for victory, and allied prisoners of war at work.

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To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Japan's surrender to the Allied powers, this unique volume explores World War II from an often-overlooked perspective: that of the Japanese home and military fronts. Extraordinary color photographs, film stills, and prints capture a nation eager to expand, and provide a glimpse of Kamikaze pilots,...

David Batty was the producer of the Japan at War in Color television series. He is also a director who has worked on many of Channel 4's (UK) highly acclaimed Cutting Edge programs and other high-profile Channel 4 documentary series, including a series about the Royal Family: The Real Queen, The Real Prince Charles, The Real Queen Moth...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:160 pages, 9.88 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:August 4, 2015Publisher:Carlton BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0233004726

ISBN - 13:9780233004723

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