Facing Fearful Odds: The Siege of Wake Island

Synopsis

Although the siege of Wake Island was not one of World War II's biggest campaigns, it had a profound psychological effect on the course of that struggle. Based on interviews with over 70 American and Japanese participants, this riveting, you-are-there narrative pulsates with the sounds of battle. Here is military history from the bottom up. An unforgettable reading experience. 50 illustrations.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Lincoln, NE
Publication year:
  • 1997