By Glen M. Williford

Glen Williford lends new perception into the explanations for the US s fairly speedy comeback from the assault on Pearl Harbor. For the 1st time, he tells the entire tale of yank efforts to construct and strengthen its Pacific garrisons within the Philippines and Hawaii through the six months sooner than the battle and to provide Bataan and Corregidor in early 1942. One attempt concerned a delicately geared up convoy and air ferry routes that have been attaining their heights in December 1941. the writer totally describes the reinforcement efforts within the context of either the present army options and the realities and actual limits of the USA s safety features on the time. It concludes with an exam of the transition from the determined shielding efforts to guard traces of verbal exchange to Australia and construct a big base there to utilizing those resources to renew the offensive.

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