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Description - Alaska at War, 1941-1945 by Fern Chandonnet

Over the course of the past two hundred years, only one United States territory has experienced foreign occupation: Alaska. Available for the first time in paperback, "Alaska at War" brings readers face to face with the North Pacific front in World War II. Wide-ranging essays cover the war as seen by Alaskan eyes, including the Japanese invasion of Attu and Kiska the effects of the war on Aleutian islanders, and the American campaign to recover occupied territory. Whether you're a historian or a novice student interested in this pivotal period of American history, "Alaska at War" provides fascinating insight into the background, history, and cultural impact of war on the Alaskan homefront.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781602230132
ISBN-10: 1602230137
Format: Paperback
(279mm x 205mm x mm)
Pages: 474
Imprint: University of Alaska Press
Publisher: University of Alaska Press
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Fern Chandonnet

Fernand Chandonnet spent thirty-three years in Alaska, where he was a longtime presence in the local radio industry. His fiction has won a Pushcart Prize.