God's Samurai: Lead Pilot at Pearl Harbor (Brassey's Commemorative Series, Wwii)

4.1 avg rating
( 70 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780080374406: God's Samurai: Lead Pilot at Pearl Harbor (Brassey's Commemorative Series, Wwii)

God's Samurai is the unusual story of Mitsuo Fuchida, the career aviator who led the attack on Pearl Harbor and participated in most of the fiercest battles of the Pacific war. A valuable record of major events, it is also the personal story of a man swept along by his times. Reared in the vanished culture of early twentieth-century Japan, war hero Fuchida returned home to become a simple farmer. After a scandalous love affair came his remarkable conversion to Christianity and years of touring the world as an evangelist. His tale is an informative, personal look at the war "from the other side."

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

Analyzes the career of one of france’s greatest military heroes and examines the contentious postwar versailles conference of 1919.

About the Author:

The late Katherine V. Dillon, Donald M. Goldstein and the late Gordon W. Prange created numerous World War II classics, including At Dawn We Slept; Miracle at Midway; and God’s Samurai: Lead Pilot at Pearl Harbor (Brassey’s, Inc., reprint 2003). They also collaborated with historian J. Michael Wenger on several books, including The Way It Was: Pearl Harbor-The Original Photographs (Brassey’s, Inc., 1995); Rain of Ruin: A Photographic History of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (Brassey’s, Inc., 1995); and The Pearl Harbor Papers.

Donald M. Goldstein is a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel, a professor of public and international affairs, and a best-selling author. He lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The late Gordon W. Prange was a member of the American Occupation Forces in post-World War II Japan, where he was commissioned by Gen. Douglas MacArthur to write the official history of the war in the Pacific from Pearl Harbor to the Japanese surrender. After completing his service to the Navy he served in a civilian capacity from 1946 to 1951 as chief of General MacArthur's historical staff. He authored numerous works on the Pacific war, including At Dawn We Slept.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Donald M. Goldstein; Katherine V. Dillon
ISBN 10: 0080374409 ISBN 13: 9780080374406
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
vladimir belskiy
(alexandria, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Sep 01, 1990. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 7S-FR7E-JNJG

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Donald M. Goldstein; Katherine V. Dillon
Published by Brassey's (UK) Ltd (1990)
ISBN 10: 0080374409 ISBN 13: 9780080374406
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brassey's (UK) Ltd, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0080374409

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Donald M. Goldstein; Katherine V. Dillon
ISBN 10: 0080374409 ISBN 13: 9780080374406
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
AMAZINGBOOKDEALS
(IRVING, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 0080374409BNA

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Goldstein, Donald M.; Dillon, Katherine V.
Published by Brassey's (UK) Ltd 1990-09-01 (1990)
ISBN 10: 0080374409 ISBN 13: 9780080374406
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
M and N Media
(Acworth, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brassey's (UK) Ltd 1990-09-01, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. 0080374409 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0080374409

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 32.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Donald M. Goldstein, Katherine V. Dillon and Gordo
ISBN 10: 0080374409 ISBN 13: 9780080374406
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800803744061.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 39.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Goldstein, Donald M., Dillon, Katherine
Published by Brassey's (UK) Ltd (1990)
ISBN 10: 0080374409 ISBN 13: 9780080374406
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brassey's (UK) Ltd, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110080374409

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 40.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Goldstein, Donald M.; Dillon, Katherine V.
Published by Brassey's (UK) Ltd
ISBN 10: 0080374409 ISBN 13: 9780080374406
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brassey's (UK) Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0080374409 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0038308

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds