Download e-book for iPad: Blood & Bushido by Bernard Edwards

By Bernard Edwards

ISBN-10: 1883283876

ISBN-13: 9781883283872

Imperial Japan's wartime atrocities left a bloody stain at the waters of the Pacific... it is a tale that would have quietly slipped underneath the waves of heritage had Bernard Edwards no longer written this significant publication. The booklet vividly recounts the barbaric activities of Japan's military within the wake of its assaults on Allied transport, together with the ramming of lifeboats, the machine-gunning of survivors and the bayoneting and beheading of captives. As Edwards explains, the traditional eastern warrior code of Bushido -- less than which seize is forbidden -- was once in stark and deadly distinction to the humane code of behavior often honoured via seafarers. an individual unlucky sufficient to fall sufferer to the Imperial army paid a poor rate. Drawing at the dramatic bills of Allied survivors, this booklet serves as a reminder of the Imperial Navy's inhumane acts and a tribute to people who perished as a result of them. an army booklet membership trade selection.

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