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A Glorious Way to Die

The Kamikaze Mission of the Battleship Yamato, April 1945

by Russell Spurr

  • 122 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Newmarket Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: Second World War,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • War & defence operations,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • Europe,
  • Japan,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Military - World War II

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8597452M
    ISBN 101557042489
    ISBN 109781557042484

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