KAMIKAZE: JAPAN'S SUICIDE SAMURAI.

By: Lamont-Brown, Raymond.

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192 pp, large 8vo (9 7/16" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 1854093673 B&w plates. "Japanologist and historian Raymond Lamont-Brown delves beneath the actual events to uncover the psychology, myth and reality of Kamikaze strategy, training and execution. He uses original Japanese records and personal testimonies to describe the organization and operation of the Kamikaze on land, sea and in the air. The reader will gain an unprecedented understanding of the mentality of the tacti c a n d t hose who carried it out and of the impact it had on the Allied war effort." Dust jacket has tiny tear at top of rear flap. Fine/Near Fine

Title: KAMIKAZE: JAPAN'S SUICIDE SAMURAI.

Author Name: Lamont-Brown, Raymond.

Categories: Military - Aviation,

Publisher: Arms and Armour, London, 1997.:

Seller ID: 24221

Keywords: World War II, Second, Bushido, Kokuki, Suicide, Morale, Luzon, Formosa, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Yamato Maru, Jinrai Butai, Kaiten, Koryu, Kairyu, Shinyo, Divine Wind, Leyte Gulf, Takiiro Onishi, Mitsubishi, Suisei, P-38, Ohka, Toyoda Soemu, Ugaki, Ulithi,