Benis M Frank
Title Okinawa: Touchstone to Victory (Ballantine's illustrated history of World War II. Battle book, no. 12)
Binding Paper Back
Book Condition Used - Very Good
Publisher Ballantine Books 1970
0345018052 / 9780345018052
Seller ID 7237
Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾' - 9¾' tall. Very collectable condition. Lavisly illustrated with photograph in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Very minimal normal shelfwear to cover. For the Allies, the battle of Okinawa was the culmination of four years of war in the Pacific. For the Japanese, it was their last big defense before the Allies would be invading their homeland itself. These two things set the stage for one of the most bitter and bloodiest battles of the war.