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    From Here to Eternity by James Jones

Diamond Head, Hawaii, 1941. Pvt. Robert E. Lee Prewitt is a champion welterweight and a fine bugler. But when he refuses to join the company's boxing team, he gets "the treatment" that may break him or kill him. First Sgt. Milton Anthony Warden knows how to soldier better than almost anyone, yet he's risking his career to have an affair with his commanding officer's wife. Both Warden and Prewitt are bound by a common bond: The Army is their heart and blood--and, possibly, their death.

Year: 1951
Genre: World War IIWWII: Pacific Theater

    Hawaii by James A. Michener

As the volcanic Hawaiian Islands sprout from the ocean floor, the land remains untouched for centuries--until, little more than a thousand years ago, Polynesian seafarers make the perilous journey across the Pacific, flourishing in this tropical paradise according to their ancient traditions. Then, in the early nineteenth century, American missionaries arrive, bringing with them a new creed and a new way of life.

Year: 1959
Genre: Historical

    The Pistol by James Jones

As Japanese planes attack Pearl Harbor, an army private commits a simple crime that will change his life forever

Year: 1959
Genre: WWII: Pacific Theater

    To Wake the Giant by Jeff Shaara

A Novel of Pearl Harbor. With you-are-there immediacy, Shaara opens up the mysteries of just how Japan--a small, deeply militarist nation--could launch one of history's most devastating surprise attacks.

Year: 2020
Genre: Attack on Pearl HarborWorld War IIWWII: Pacific TheaterWWII: Prelude to War

    Five Decembers by James Kestrel

December 1941. America teeters on the brink of war, and in Honolulu, Hawaii, police detective Joe McGrady is assigned to investigate a homicide that will change his life forever. Because the trail of murder he uncovers will lead him across the Pacific, far from home and the woman he loves; and though the U.S. doesn't know it yet, a Japanese fleet is already steaming toward Pearl Harbor.

Year: 2021
Genre: Attack on Pearl HarborCrime FictionDetective FictionWhats NewWorld War II

 

 

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1951From Here to Eternity by James Jones World War II, WWII: Pacific Theater, Hawaii
1959Hawaii by James A. Michener Historical, Hawaii, USA
1959The Pistol by James Jones WWII: Pacific Theater, Hawaii
2020To Wake the Giant by Jeff Shaara World War II, WWII: Pacific Theater, WWII: Prelude to War, Hawaii
2021Five Decembers by James Kestrel Crime Fiction, Detective Fiction, Whats New, World War II, Hawaii

 

 

 


 

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