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Japanese Destroyer Captain

Tameichi Hara

Japanese Destroyer Captain

by Tameichi Hara

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Published by Ballantine Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
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  • Nonfiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9634435M
    ISBN 100345278941
    ISBN 109780345278944

      This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the s and has long been treasured by historians for its insights into the Japanese side of the surface war in the Pacific. The author was a survivor of more than one hundred sorties against the Allies and was known throughout Japan as the Unsinkable Captain.4/5(4). About this Item: Ballantine, UK, Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Very Good. P/B pages, condition is very good, minor edge wear. Hero of the Japanese Imperial Navy, known throughout Japan as "the unsinkable captain" of World War II, Captain Tameichi Hara led his destroyers into the thick of combat in practically every major naval battle in the Pacific.

    A memoir that gives a unique perspective from the Japanese side during the Pacific War. Capt Hara commanded a destroyer and fought through every major naval campaign. One of the best naval officers in the Imperial fleet, who was known throughout Japan as "the unsinkable captain".4/5(3). Japanese Destroyer Captain is the postwar memoir of Tameichi Hara, a Japanese Navy officer who earned the nickname the “Miracle Captain.” He is one of the only Japanese captains to have survived the entire Pacific War from its beginning in to its end in

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .   A detailed look at the motivations, thoughts, and emotions of a Japanese destroyer commander plus his impressions of the war and his insight into the Imperial Japanese Navy. Cpt. Hara was uniquely qualified for this as he was the only destroyer captain who survived from the beginning of the war through the end.5/5(6).


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This first-person account of a Japanese destroyer captain, among the best of his breed, delivers an insider's look at the Imperial Japanese Fleet in World War II.

It went from victory to victory, as did the Japanese Army, to the point it saw itself as victim of their own successes. "Victor's Disease," it was called after the astounding success /5().

Japanese Destroyer Captain Mass Market Paperback – Ma by Tameichi Hara (Author), Fred Saito (Author), Roger Pineau (Author) & out of 5 stars 24 ratings. See all 13 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from /5(21).

Japanese Destroyer Captain is the wartime memoir of the Imperial Japanese Navy Captain Tameichi Hara. The book is an autobiography but it mostly talks about his experiences during the Great Pacific War between and Nevertheless, the first chapter does not fail in delivering a very descriptive portrait of Hara's childhood and teens/5.

The author was a survivor of more than one hundred sorties against the Allies and was known throughout Japan as the "Unsinkable Captain." A hero to his countrymen, Capt. Hara exemplified the best in Japanese surface commanders: highly skilled (he wrote the manual on torpedo warfare), hard driving, and aggressive.

Japanese Destroyer Captain: Pearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway - The Great Naval Battles Seen Through Japanese Eyes is an utterly fascinating detailed account that really gives the reader a flavour of what life was like at the time and is a highly thought provoking read and an absolute must for anyone interested in this subject matter.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Japanese Destroyer Captain/5(15). Buy a cheap copy of Japanese Destroyer Captain book by Tameichi Hara. This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the s and has long been treasured by historians for its insights Free shipping over $Cited by: 4.

What I hadn’t realized is Hara’s Japanese Destroyer Captain was actually a much older book. It was originally published in the s as Hara tried to help a younger generation of Japanese understand the war. The book I picked up was a.

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Japanese Destroyer Captain available for download and read online in other formats. Japanese Destroyer Captain was originally published in Japanese inand journalist Fred Saito interviewed Hara more than hours as part of translating and expanding the original book. Roger Pineau, coauthor of the Kamikaze Corps history The Divine Wind (), also coauthored this book and assisted by verifying the accuracy of battle.

About the Book (from back cover) This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the s and has long been treasured by historians for its insights into the Japanese side of the surface war in the Pacific.

The author was a survivor of more than one hundred sorties against the Allies and was known throughout Japan Pages:   About the Book (from back cover) This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the s and has long been treasured by historians for its insights into the Japanese side of the surface war in the Pacific.

The author was a survivor of more than one hundred sorties against the Allies and was known throughout Japan. This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the s and has long been treasured by historians for its insights into the Japanese side of the surface war in the Pacific.

The author was a survivor of more than one hundred sorties against the Allies and was known throughout Japan as the Unsinkable Captain.4/5(4). Japanese Destroyer Captain: Pearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway - The Great Naval Battles As Seen Through Japanese Eyes by Tameichi Hara avg.

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Japanese Destroyer Captain. Author: Tameichi Hara ISBN: As Japanese actions pushed the region toward war. Japanese Destroyer Captain is a highly regarded war memoir that was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the s. The work has long been treasured by World War II buffs and professional historians for its insights into the Japanese side of the surface war in the Pacific/5().

The book focuses on the navy battles of the Pacific in and while captain Hara was fighting the US Navy in Guadalcanal and the Philippines, being involved in over a dozen major actions. The stories are an unique view of the Imperial Japanese Navy, their tactics, problems, morale and weaponry.

Order this book via Return to Book Reviews Main Menu: Japanese Destroyer Captain Pearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway The Great Naval Battles of the Pacific Seen Through Japanese Eyes. There are only a handful of accounts by Japanese veterans published in English.

OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 18 cm: Responsibility: [by] Tameichi Hara, Fred Saito [and] Roger Pineau. The Paperback of the Japanese Destroyer: Captain Pearl-Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway-The Great Naval Battles as Seen Through J by Capt.

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