The Rising sun [Audiobook] download free by John Toland

The Rising sun Audiobook download free by John Toland
  • Listen audiobook: The Rising sun
  • Author: John Toland
  • Release date: 2003/7/21
  • Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE USA INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780812968583
  • Rating: 9.57 of 10
  • Votes: 809
  • Review by: Nathanael Bunting
  • Review rating: 8.56 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/9
  • Duration: 12H28M44S in 256 kbps (195.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-28
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MPEG4, FLAC, MP3, WMA, WAV, AC3 (compression GZ, RAR, ZIP, ALZ, TAR.BZ)
  • Total pages original book: 976
  • Includes a PDF summary of 96 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 1H14M17S (19.2 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: This Pulitzer Prize-winning history of World War II chronicles the dramatic rise and fall of the Japanese empire, from the invasion of Manchuria and China to the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Told from the Japanese perspective, The Rising Sun is, in the author's words, 'a factual saga of people caught up in the flood of the most overwhelming war of mankind, told as it happened-muddled, ennobling, disgraceful, frustrating, full of paradox.' In weaving together the historical facts and human drama leading up to and culminating in the war in the Pacific, Toland crafts a riveting and unbiased narrative history. In his Foreword, Toland says that if we are to draw any conclusion from The Rising Sun, it is 'that there are no simple lessons in history, that it is human nature that repeats itself, not history.'
  • Other categories, genre or collection: 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000, Asian History, World War 2 Books, Military History
  • Download servers: FileServe, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, MEGA, FlowCloud, OneDrive. Compressed in GZ, RAR, ZIP, ALZ, TAR.BZ
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 28.77 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x35mm
  • Weight: 920g
  • Printed by: Modern Library Inc
  • Published in: New York, United States

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