Fading Victory: The Diary of Admiral Matome Ugaki, 1941-1945

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Long out of print, theses wartime diaries of a key admiral of the Imperial Japanese Navy, provide a revealing inside look into the Japanese view of the Pacific War. Matome Ugaki was chief of staff of the Combined Fleet under Admiral Isoroki Yamamoto until both were shot down over Bougainville in April 1943, resulting in Yamamoto's death. He later served as commander of battleship and air fleets, finally directing the kamikaze attacks off Okinawa. Invaluable for its details of the Japanese navy at war, the diaries offer a ...

Fading Victory: The Diary of Admiral Matome Ugaki, 1941-1945 2008, US Naval Institute Press

ISBN-13: 9781591143246

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Fading Victory: The Diary of Admiral Matome Ugaki, 1941-1945 1991, University of Pittsburgh Press

ISBN-13: 9780822936657

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