'Students of history will be enthralled ... great for research or military strategy enthusiasts' - School Library Journal
One of the most important events of World War II, the Japanese attack on the naval base at Pearl Harbor brought the USA into World War II.
- Watch the detailed map animation, showing the progress of the Japanese air attacks and the damage they caused.
- Listen to the audio commentary as you follow the course of the battle.
- Read the historical account of the build-up to the operation, the action itself and the aftermath of the attack.
- View the gallery, including photographs and illustrations of Pearl Harbor, the ships, aircraft and pilots. A handy map pinpoints exactly where it happened and a chart details the opposing forces that took part.
- Try out your knowledge of the attack with the battle quiz.
This is history at hand - one of the major events in world history on your NOOK.