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⫷ Reading  ✓ Amazon.com: Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila eBook: James M. Scott: Kindle Store quotes ❪ E-Pub Author James M Scott ⇺ ⫷ Reading ✓ Amazon.com: Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila eBook: James M. Scott: Kindle Store quotes ❪ E-Pub Author James M Scott ⇺ What Iris Chang did for our understanding of the Rape of Nanking, James M Scott has now done for the Battle of Manila Here is a sweeping tale of frenzied fighting and heartbreaking devastation, written by a meticulous historian who has unflinchingly probed the truth of this largely forgotten episode from the Pacific Hampton Sides, New York Times best selling author of Ghost Soldiers and On Desperate GroundA masterpiece of historical reportage, brilliantly bringing to life the savage battle for Manilaone of the most dramatic and disturbing episodes of World War II Alex Kershaw, New York Times best selling author of Avenue of SpiesThis is General Douglas MacArthur as you have not heard him this is World War II as you have not seen it before this is history written with a wide sweep and deep focus, the prose and reporting falling in aching rhythms on scenes of beauty, despair, defiance, the terrible trespasses people make, and their striving to endure James Scotts skill as a reporter and his precision as a stylist make this story unstoppable from the very first scene Across these pages falls the shadow of a history we thought we knew well, but in Scotts telling, so much is revealed and illuminated A bold surprise of a history book A treasure for lovers of stories beautifully told Transcendent Doug Stanton, New York Times best selling author of The Odyssey of Echo Company and 12 StrongRampage confirms Scotts place in the first rank of American World War II historians Nigel Hamilton, author of the FDR at War trilogyRampage is a deeply researched and superbly written account of one of the darkest chapters of the Pacific War.Hard to put down Ian W Toll, New York Times best selling author of The Conquering TideJames M Scott knows how to search long and hard for the personal details that make up a gripping narrative Admirers of his Target Tokyo will find the same skills at work in Rampage And parts of the story he tells, particularly about the Battle of Manila, are little known, even to those of us who can never stop reading about World War II Adam Hoschschild, New York Times best selling author of Spain in Our Hearts Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 19361939In Rampage, James M Scott tells a story of tenacity and heroism but it is also a record of near unbelievable savagery that would make hard reading were it not for the vivid, forceful prose and a narrative drive that never falters Scott draws on hundreds of first hand accounts to give life and urgency to a wholly engrossing tale freighted with the greatest moral and historical significance When one civilian internee who survived the Battle of Manila toured the leveled city afterward, she wrote, I listened all those weeks to the guns Now I see what they did Everyone should see it and learn one lesson forever Scotts wrenching epic lets us see it with searing clarity Richard Snow, author of Iron Dawn The Monitor, the Merrimack, and the Civil War Sea Battle that Changed HistoryPainful but necessary reading for students of World War II Kirkus starred reviewJames M Scott is the author of Rampage, Target Tokyo, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize The War Below, and The Attack on the Liberty He lives in Charleston, South Carolina. Super Troopers Blu ray Seann William This shopping feature will continue to load items In order navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key the next or previous Movies TV from Get popcorn and pretzels ready carries all popular movies you re looking for, so any night week can be movie This Day History April Historical Events by Holiday in events month April, day Oliver Pollack invents dollar sign Dexter Mason Ferry partners found Gardener, Church Seed Company, now called Ferrry Morse, oldest seed company America Daytime soap opera General Hospital first airs on ABC Best books Washington Post Our annual survey best includes we think are exceptionally rewarding notable titles shouldn t miss University California, Santa Barbara Wikipedia The University commonly referred as UC UCSB is a public research university Barbara, CaliforniaIt one campuses California system It considered most prestigious universities nation Tracing its roots back an independent teachers college, joined Spirited Away Spirited Japanese , Hepburn Sen Chihiro no Kamikakushi, s Spiriting animated coming age fantasy film written directed Hayao Miyazaki, Studio Ghibli for Tokuma Shoten, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Tohokushinsha Film Mitsubishi distributed Toho Amazon.com: Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila eBook: James M. Scott: Kindle Store

 

    • Amazon.com: Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila eBook: James M. Scott: Kindle Store
    • 3.1
    • 251
    • Hardcover
    • 640 pages
    • James M Scott
    • English
    • 23 October 2016

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