Title: Kamikaze : Japans Suicide Samurai
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: Used - Very Good
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc May 2000
0304352004 / 9780304352005
Seller ID: 99700
Light cover wear, solid binding, contents unmarked. Previous owner's name stamped inside back cover.
An Eighth Day View:
Japan's kamikaze pilots sacrificed their lives for the possibility of destroying the enemy's vessels and offered the last, best hope of victory in a war they had begun to lose. A major expert on Japanese culture uncovers the psychology, myth, and reality of this deadly strategy. Original records and personal testimonies describe the organization and operation of the kamikaze on every front. An incomparable portrait.