Killing the Rising Sun : How America Vanquished World War II Japan

    Killing the Rising Sun : How America Vanquished World War II Japan / Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard, Robert Petkoff (audiobook)

    The powerful and riveting new audiobook in the multimillion-selling Killing series by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. Autumn 1944. World War II is nearly over in Europe but is escalating in the Pacific, where American soldiers face an opponent who will go to any length to avoid defeat. The Japanese army follows the samurai code of Bushido, stipulating that surrender is a form of dishonor. Killing the Rising Sun takes readers to the bloody tropical-island battlefields of Peleliu and Iwo Jima and to the embattled Philippines, where General Douglas MacArthur has made a triumphant return and is plotting a full-scale invasion of Japan. Across the globe in Los Alamos, New Mexico, Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer and his team of scientists are preparing to test the deadliest weapon known to mankind...

    History Nonfiction military history battles war politics

    Macmillan Audio
    ENG EISBN:9781427275882