The War in Pacific: A Retrospective

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Many books have been written about the bloody conflict in the Pacific Theatre during World War II. But until now, no book has told the complete story about... ---Battles that need not have been fought; ---The tragic errors made by area commanders; ---A 20th Century War based on 19th Century concepts; ---The consequences of the ongoing rivalry between the Navy and the Army; The author of The War in the Pacific-A Retrospective was Boat Group Commander for his ship, leading Higgins Boats carrying assault troops in six major battles during his three years in the Pacific. Thus, he was able to see firsthand the tragic results of the major mistakes compounded by those in command in the Pacific Theatre.

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Leon Cooper was Boat Group Commander of his ship, leading Higgins Boats carrying assault troops in invasions of a number of Japanese-held islands. He has had a varied career in civilian life: inventor, with patented products used throughout the world, including one that tests fire alarm systems aboard all commercial aircraft; CEO of his own computer company; CFO of major corporations; now a successful writer, including co-author of an award-winning screenplay.

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