Corregidor: The American Alamo of World War II

Corregidor: The American Alamo of World War II

by Eric Morris

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815410850
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 09/28/2000
Edition description: 1ST COOPER
Pages: 560
Sales rank: 701,393
Product dimensions: 6.26(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

"Cast List"xi
Prologue1
Chapter IA Soldier's Paradise3
Chapter IICall to Arms19
Chapter IIIRumors of War47
Chapter IVDay of Infamy
1."Bandits Over Clark"73
2.War Comes to Manila93
Chapter VThe Battle of Manila107
Chapter VIRetreat159
Chapter VIIThe Battle of Bataan
1.Prelude231
2.The Battle of the Abucay Hacienda252
3.The Battle of the Points280
4.The Battle of the Pockets313
Chapter VIIIThe Siege: "The Battling Bastards of Bataan"333
Chapter IXThe Fall of Bataan375
Chapter XCorregidor
1.The Death March409
2."As Goes Bataan So Goes Corregidor"426
Epilogue: One Dollar a Day475
Selected Bibliography511
Index513

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