Pearl Harbor: The Verdict of History
Penguin Books, 1991 - History - 699 pages
This book examines the underlying causes of Pearl Harbor and the revisionist theories that Roosevelt and other high officials knew about the attack. 'Pearl Harbor' uncovers the secret roles played by the president, his cabinet secretaries, admirals, and generals in the weeks before the attack. Based on more than forty years of research, extensive interviews, and an insider's knowledge of the military, this book poses a new theory of America's entry into the Pacific War.
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At the Hart investigation , Taylor unburdened himself concerning his discoveries :
This Command appeared to have little conception of the vast function of the air
warning system and exhibited very little interest in its installation . At no time ...
The only items in the dispatch which made a real impression on me were those
parts concerning the desire of the United States to have Japan make the first
hostile act , and the other was concerning not to alarm the public , ” he remarked .
concerning. its. Pacific. rival . Morgan ended his short discussion on a familiar but
urgent theme : “ With Pearl Harbor as a sad experience , crucial intelligence
should in the future be supplied commanders accompanied by the best estimate
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The previous book “At Dawn We Slept” was a re-creation of the apocalyptic events of December 7, 1941. This provocative sequel delves even further to examine the underlying causes of Pearl Harbor and ... Read full review
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Prange's twin volumes offer everything you always wanted to know about Pearl Harbor but were afraid to ask, plus pictures! Together, these tomes comprise an exhaustive study of the day that will live ... Read full review
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Too Deeply to Bury Their Hate
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