By Dr. Katsuhiro Sasuga
By Dr. Katsuhiro Sasuga
By Gary R. Hess
By Edward M. Young,Jim Laurier,Gareth Hector
By Margaret Sleeboom
By Taylor C. Sherman,William Gould,Sarah Ansari
By Patricia Buckley Ebrey
By Jeanne Larsen
This choice of 106 poems by way of forty four woman Tang-era poets is the main finished of its style. Poets are equipped according to their prestige in Tang dynasty society: ladies of the courtroom, girls of the family, courtesans and entertainers, and girls of faith. whereas every one poet’s issues differ with their social prestige, universal thematic threads comprise heartbreak and the mysteries of the flora and fauna. Thumbnail biographies of every poet and notes relating to person poems whole this significant collection.
Jeanne Larsen has released poetry, 3 novels set in China, and a booklet of poetry translation, Brocade River Poems: chosen Works of the Tang Dynasty Courtesan Xue Tao. She teaches within the artistic writing application at Hollins collage in Roanoke, Virginia.
By ennis O. Flynn,Dennis O. Flynn,A.J.H. Latham,Sally M. Miller
By U.S. Government,Department of Defense,U.S. Military,Joint Chiefs of Staff
1. President Johnson's First Months * 2. Johnson's direction proven, NSAM 288 * three. Command Reorganization in South Vietnam * four. An Escalation state of affairs Takes form * five. New Faces in Saigon and extra Troops * 6. Going North: Tonkin Gulf and Its results * 7. US motion Awaits balance in Saigon * eight. The Bien Hoa assault and the USA response * nine. a brand new Presidential determination * 10. enforcing the Presidential judgements * eleven. a brand new level folks dedication * 12. The Quantum Jump—ROLLING THUNDER * thirteen. constrained Deployment folks Forces * 14. The Logistics of Escalation * 15. Deployment making plans, March-June 1965 * sixteen. Into the conflict, June 1965-February 1966 * 17. Command preparations and Allies * 18. army Operations, July-December 1965 * 19. ROLLING THUNDER maintains * 20. the hunt for Peace starts * 21. ROLLING THUNDER Resumes and Expands * 22. Deployments and Forces, 1966 * 23. The battle in South Vietnam - 1966 * 24. The Air, the ocean, and the Borders * 25. Logistics concerns, 1966 * 26. ROLLING THUNDER, July 1966-January 1967 * 27. Efforts towards Negotiation
Prologue: on the finish of 1963 * The Deaths of 2 Presidents * The Joint Chiefs of employees below Kennedy and Johnson * The Joint Chiefs of employees and Vietnam: 5 Silent males? * 1. President Johnson's First Months * 1964: a brand new yr starts off * President Johnson units a direction: NSAM 273 * making plans for activities opposed to North Vietnam * The Khanh Coup, 30 January 1964 * OPLAN 34A begins Slowly * Encouraging Steps in Pacification * New association and making plans in Washington * The JCS thoughts of twenty-two January 1964 * JCS making plans after the Khanh Coup * judgements in Hanoi * 2. Johnson's path proven, NSAM 288 * JCS innovations to McNamara * The JCS Push for Cross-Border Operations * blocking off North Vietnam: difficulties pointed out * McNamara's March journey and record * JCS perspectives at the McNamara file * Approval of the 12 thoughts: NSAM 288 * enforcing NSAM 288: South Vietnamese Forces * imposing NSAM 288: Cross-Border Operations * Aerial Reconnaissance in Laos: YANKEE group * enforcing NSAM 288: destiny Operations * The JCS boost a objective record * three. Command Reorganization in South Vietnam * basic Harkins' final Months * Reorganizing MACV * MACV: A Joint or military Command? * four. An Escalation situation Takes form * common Khanh Takes a brand new Tack * McNamara's may well stopover at to South Vietnam * Escalation making plans Intensifies * A state of affairs is Written * The JCS within the arrangements for Honolulu * The Honolulu convention, 1-2 June 1964 * After the Honolulu convention * basic Taylor Defines styles of assault * A imaginative and prescient of neighborhood conflict: CINCPAC OPLAN 38-64 * prestige of innovations eleven and 12, NSAM 288 * five. New Faces in Saigon and extra Troops * alterations in Command * Ambassador Taylor Takes cost * an immense bring up in US army body of workers * american citizens in Vietnam: Advisers or warring parties? * Accommodating the Forces * the quest for "More Flags" starts off * 6. Going North: Tonkin Gulf and Its results * basic Khanh demands a flow North * Ambassador Taylor Proposes mixed making plans * The Joint Chiefs suggest extra motion * The Gulf of Tonkin Incident * The Joint Congressional answer * The United international locations and Communist reaction * The View from Saigon * persisted coverage Deliberations in Washington * 7. US motion Awaits balance in Saigon * The Khanh Regime Stumbles * Ambassador Taylor on Escalation * The JCS suggestions of 26 August * The ninety four objective record * A break up over Going North
By Peter C., Smith
Lieutenant Commander Takashige Egusa was once one of many Imperial jap Navy's such a lot skillful and influential dive-bomber pilots. He led an assault strength opposed to Pearl Harbor, evenly circling his designated flame-red Aichi dive bomber earlier than identifying his aim. attacks at the lethal gun batteries of Wake Island undefined, in addition to air help for the invasion of Ambon. Badly burned at halfway, Egusa back to accountability, purely to be killed on his ultimate project. As one jap officer stated, "He used to be the 'God of Dive-Bombing.'" absolutely put in historic context and subsidized through a wealth of element from records, kin documents, images, and stories of contemporaries, the complete tale of Egusa's bravery, management features, and illustrious profession involves life.