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Typhoon of Steel

(2009)
A novel by

 
 
The Battle of Okinawa was the last great battle of World War II. In terms of casualties, it was a horrific struggle with over 200,000 Japanese military and civilians perishing. This the story of an Okinawan schoolboy conscripted by the Japanese to fight the Americans as a child soldier.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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July 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Typhoon of Steel: An Okinawan Schoolboy's Quest for Martyrdom in the Battle of Okinawa: A Novel
Author(s): Akira Yoshimura
ISBN: 1-937385-07-8 / 978-1-937385-07-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: MerwinAsia
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July 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: Typhoon of Steel: An Okinawan Schoolboy's Quest for Martyrdom During the Battle of Okinawa
Author(s): Akira Yoshimura, Translated by Mark Ealey
ISBN: 1-878282-92-1 / 978-1-878282-92-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: MerwinAsia
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU