Killing the Rising Sun
Score: 4.5
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Killing the Rising Sun


  • Author: Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Genre: Military
  • File Size: 70632168 Bytes


The powerful and riveting new book in the multimillion-selling Killing series by Bill O'Reilly and Martin DugardAutumn 1944. World War II is nearly over in Europe but is escalating in the Pacific, where American soldiers face an opponent who will go to any length to avoid defeat. The Japanese army follows the samurai code of Bushido, stipulating that surrender is a form of dishonor. Killing the Rising Sun takes readers to the bloody tropical-island battlefields of Peleliu and Iwo Jima and to the embattled Philippines, where General Douglas MacArthur has made a triumphant return and is plotting a full-scale invasion of Japan.Across the globe in Los Alamos, New Mexico, Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer and his team of scientists are preparing to test the deadl...

Countdown 1945
Score: 4.5
From 505 Ratings

Countdown 1945


  • Author: Chris Wallace
  • Release Date : 2020-06-09
  • Genre: United States
  • File Size: 25992860 Bytes


#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER * “Riveting.” —The New York Times * “Propulsive.” —Time * “Reads like a tense thriller.” —The Washington Post * “The book is deservedly the nonfiction blockbuster of the season.” —The Wall Street JournalFrom Chris Wallace, the veteran journalist and anchor of Fox News Sunday, comes an electrifying behind-the-scenes account of the 116 days leading up to the American attack on Hiroshima.April 12, 1945: After years of bloody conflict in Europe and the Pacific, America is stunned by news of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s death. In an instant, Vice President Harry Truman, who has been kept out of war planning and knows nothing of the top-secret Manhattan Project to develop the world’s first atomic bomb...

Killing the Rising Sun
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

Killing the Rising Sun


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781627790635


Killing the Rising Sun Book Description :

The powerful and riveting new book in the multimillion-selling Killing series by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard Autumn 1944. World War II is nearly over in Europe but is escalating in the Pacific, where American soldiers face an opponent who will go to any length to avoid defeat. The Japanese army follows the samurai code of Bushido, stipulating that surrender is a form of dishonor. Killing the Rising Sun takes readers to the bloody tropical-island battlefields of Peleliu and Iwo Jima and to the embattled Philippines, where General Douglas MacArthur has made a triumphant return and is plotting a full-scale invasion of Japan. Across the globe in Los Alamos, New Mexico, Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer and his team of scientists are preparing to test the dea...

Killing the Rising Sun
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Killing the Rising Sun


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2016-09-27
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781925483963


Killing the Rising Sun Book Description :

Autumn 1944. World War II is nearly over in Europe but is escalating in the Pacific, where American soldiers face an opponent who will go to any length to avoid defeat. The Japanese army follows the samurai code of Bushido, stipulating that surrender is a form of dishonor. Killing the Rising Sun by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard takes readers to the bloody tropical-island battlefields of Peleliu and Iwo Jima and to the embattled Philippines, where General Douglas MacArthur has made a triumphant return and is plotting a full-scale invasion of Japan. Across the globe in Los Alamos, New Mexico, Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer and his team of scientists are preparing to test the deadliest weapon known to mankind. In Washington, DC, FDR dies in office and Harr...

Killing the Rising Sun
Score: 4
From 18 Ratings

Killing the Rising Sun


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2016-09-22
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781509841493


Killing the Rising Sun Book Description :

Autumn 1944. World War II is nearly over in Europe but is escalating in the Pacific, where American soldiers face an opponent who will go to any length to avoid defeat. The Japanese army follows the samurai code of Bushido, stipulating that surrender is a form of dishonor. Killing the Rising Sun by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard takes readers to the bloody tropical-island battlefields of Peleliu and Iwo Jima and to the embattled Philippines, where General Douglas MacArthur has made a triumphant return and is plotting a full-scale invasion of Japan. Across the globe in Los Alamos, New Mexico, Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer and his team of scientists are preparing to test the deadliest weapon known to mankind. In Washington, DC, FDR dies in office and Harr...

Summary of Bill O reilly   Martin Dugard s Killing the Rising Sun

Summary of Bill O reilly Martin Dugard s Killing the Rising Sun


  • Author : Martin Dugard
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-05-22
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1546787364


Summary of Bill O reilly Martin Dugard s Killing the Rising Sun Book Description :

PLEASE NOTE: This is a summary, analysis and review of the book and not the original book. Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard's next installment in their "Killing" series, "Killing the Rising Sun: How America Vanquished World War II Japan." takes a detailed look at the events leading up to the dropping of the atomic bombs in WWII, the justification behind it, and paints a vivid picture of what it was like fighting the Japanese. This SUMOREADS Summary & Analysis offers supplementary material to "Killing the Rising Sun" to help you distill the key takeaways, review the book's content, and further understand the writing style and overall themes from an editorial perspective. Whether you'd like to deepen your understanding, refresh your memory, or simply de...

Killing the Rising Sun
Score: 4
From 18 Ratings

Killing the Rising Sun


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Large Print Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-05
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1432834339


Killing the Rising Sun Book Description :

In the epic saga Killing the Rising Sun, the multimillion-selling author and trailblazing TV journalist recounts the final moments of World War II like never before. Autumn 1944. The second World War is nearly over in Europe but is escalating in the Pacific, where General Douglas MacArthur and legions of American soldiers face an opponent who will go to any length to avoid defeat. Meanwhile, back on U.S. soil, Harry Truman ascends to the presidency after FDR's death and Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer prepares to test the most dangerous weapon known to mankind. And in Tokyo, Emperor Hirohito, considered a deity by his subjects despite a massive and mounting death toll, refuses to surrender... Praise for Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard's Killing series: "Powe...

Killing England
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Killing England


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2017-09-19
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781627790659


Killing England Book Description :

The Revolutionary War as never told before. This breathtaking installment in Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard’s mega-bestselling Killing series transports readers to the most important era in our nation’s history: the Revolutionary War. Told through the eyes of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Great Britain’s King George III, Killing England chronicles the path to independence in gripping detail, taking the reader from the battlefields of America to the royal courts of Europe. What started as protest and unrest in the colonies soon escalated to a world war with devastating casualties. O’Reilly and Dugard recreate the war’s landmark battles, including Bunker Hill, Long Island, Saratoga, and Yorktown, revealing the...

Killing Reagan
Score: 3.5
From 14 Ratings

Killing Reagan


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781627792424


Killing Reagan Book Description :

From the bestselling team of Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard comes Killing Reagan, a page-turning epic account of the career of President Ronald Reagan that tells the vivid story of his rise to power -- and the forces of evil that conspired to bring him down. Just two months into his presidency, Ronald Reagan lay near death after a gunman's bullet came within inches of his heart. His recovery was nothing short of remarkable -- or so it seemed. But Reagan was grievously injured, forcing him to encounter a challenge that few men ever face. Could he silently overcome his traumatic experience while at the same time carrying out the duties of the most powerful man in the world? Told in the same riveting fashion as Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, Killing...

Killing Lincoln Killing Kennedy
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Killing Lincoln Killing Kennedy


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2013-10-15
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466855564


Killing Lincoln Killing Kennedy Book Description :

The ultimate collection of history that reads like a thriller from mega-bestselling author, Bill O'Reilly Millions of readers have discovered the thrill of history come to life in the instant bestsellers, Killing Lincoln and Killing Kennedy, from New York Times bestselling author and iconic anchor of The O'Reilly Factor, Bill O'Reilly. Now you can experience both of the vivid and remarkable accounts of the assassinations that changed America's history in a dual hardcover boxed set. Relive the last days of Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy—two presidents living in different eras, yet tied by their duty to their country and the legacies they so abruptly left behind....

Killing the SS
Score: 3
From 8 Ratings

Killing the SS


  • Author : Bill O'Reilly
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2018-10-09
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250165558


Killing the SS Book Description :

The Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller (October 2018) Confronting Nazi evil is the subject of the latest installment in the mega-bestselling Killing series As the true horrors of the Third Reich began to be exposed immediately after World War II, the Nazi war criminals who committed genocide went on the run. A few were swiftly caught, including the notorious SS leader, Heinrich Himmler. Others, however, evaded capture through a sophisticated Nazi organization designed to hide them. Among those war criminals were Josef Mengele, the “Angel of Death” who performed hideous medical experiments at Auschwitz; Martin Bormann, Hitler’s brutal personal secretary; Klaus Barbie, the cruel "Butcher of Lyon"; and perhaps the most awful Nazi of all: Adolf E...