October 28: Grinding it Out in the Pacific

 

Topics:
  Island-hopping

Lecturer:
  David Coleman
 
Readings:
 

Required:
Murray and Millett, A War to Be Won, pp. 196-233, 336-73.

John Dower, "Race, Language, and War in Two Cultures," in Louis A. Erenberg and Susan E. Hirsch, eds., The War in American Culture: Society and Consciousness during World War II (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996), pp. 169-201 (pdf).

Suggested:
John Dower, War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War (New York: Pantheon Books, 1986), pp.

 
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