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By Steve White

On December 7, 1941, the japanese army introduced a shock assault on American army bases in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Masterfully deliberate and achieved, the assault devastated the USA Pacific Fleet; in below hours, jap airplane had sunk or broken all 8 US battleships anchored within the harbor and had destroyed 151 planes. Thrust into conflict, the U.S. may have just one reaction: conflict.
DAY OF INFAMY portrays the assault that drove the us into international warfare II in full-color, historically-accurate comedian publication narrative. that includes the private tales of front-line heroes like Ken Taylor, George Welch, and mess attendant Dorie Miller, DAY OF INFAMY additionally offers wealthy heritage fabric – motives and results, key avid gamers, and a thesaurus of phrases – in addition to an inventory of extra assets that encourages readers to delve extra into the period of time. DAY OF INFAMY is the final word technique to event how Pearl Harbor opened up and to introduce a lifelong ardour for reading.

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