Pearl Harbor

by Charles Wills

Publisher: Silver Burdett Press in Englewood Cliffs, N.J

Written in English
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  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941,
  • Juvenile literature

About the Edition

Describes the events which led up to Japan"s attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, the attack itself, and U.S. reaction.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [1], 2nd group) and index.

StatementCharles A. Wills
SeriesTurning points in American history
LC ClassificationsD767.92 .W545 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination63, [1] p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24770197M
ISBN 100382241258, 0382241193
ISBN 109780382241253, 9780382241192
LC Control Number91009182

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