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Pac.DU29.A2 1942
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TITLE: Ramparts of the Pacific / Hallett Edward Abend
AUTHOR: Abend, Hallett Edward, 1884-
PUBLISHED: New York : Doran and Company, inc., 1942.
DESCRIPTION: xii, 332 p.; frontispiece, plates., 24 cm.
NOTES: "First edition."
NOTES: At head of title: Hallett Abend.
NOTES: Map on lining-papers.
NOTES: Chasing the sun -- Not alert enough -- Island steppingstones -- On to Down Under -- Far outpost of courage -- White man's continent -- The record -- The man behind the record -- Australia, our base -- Straining imperial ties -- Australia's future -- What Columbus sought -- Soft spoken, hard hitting -- Java's human air-raid siren -- What recompense? -- "Those indomitable Dutch" -- Manila in October -- We taste defeat -- The great prize -- China looks ahead -- Ordeal for Shanghai -- The inevitable clash -- That eighth point -- Vulnerable at last? -- Yes, the Japanese can fly -- How diplomats "plant" news -- Nomura the dupe? -- "Oh, Nippon! How nutty!" -- "Not for a thousand years -- " -- The men we fight today -- With a month to spare.
SUBJECT: World War (1939-1945).
SUBJECT: World War, 1939-1945 --Oceania.
SUBJECT: Travel.
SUBJECT: Eastern question (Far East).
SUBJECT: Oceania --Description and travel.
SUBJECT: Oceania.

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