KAMIKAZE: To Die for the Emperor
Tracing the Kamikaze tradition back to the original Divine Wind that saved Japan from invaders in ancient history, Smith explores the subsequent resurrection of the cult of the warrior in the late 19th century. He then follows this tradition through WWII, describing the many Kamikaze suicide attacks carried out by the Emperor's pilots against Allied naval vessels. 16 pages of photos.
Publisher: Pen & Sword
Item #: 4584783