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Publisher Description

Originally published in 1957, this enduring classic—the first-ever English publication cowritten by a Japanese suicide pilot—remains a touching and insightful look into the world of the kamikaze. This edition, now completely revised, reflects the valuable insight and perspective gained by the author since the time of the book’s initial publication. From the age of 15, Yasuo Kuwahara began a life of military service that included suffering through brutal basic training, participating in ferocious aerial combat against the Allies, and avoiding a suicide mission when an atomic bomb was dropped in Hiroshima, near his hometown. From being handpicked for kamikaze service to finding the discipline to die for the emperor, this history presents a firsthand account of the fascinating life of a kamikaze fighter pilot.

GENRE
Biographies & Memoirs
RELEASED
2007
1 April
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
272
Pages
PUBLISHER
American Legacy Media
SELLER
Chicago Review Press, Inc. DBA Independent Publishers Group
SIZE
737.7
KB

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