Taiheiyō sensō gaishi (Outline of the Pacific War)

Keiko Tamura

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    This chapter outlines the war which was fought between Australia and Japan in the Pacific and points out four main areas where the memories of war significantly differ in the two countries. These memories cover areas such as the Japanese invasion of Australia, Battle for Kokoda, treatment of Allied prisoners of war, and nature of the battles in New Guinea.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationKioku no kokky�sen o koete (Reframing National Memory: Stories from Australia and Japan about the Pacific War)
    EditorsKamada Mayumi
    Place of PublicationTokyo, Japan
    PublisherOchanomizu Shobo
    ISBN (Print)9784275009784
    Publication statusPublished - 2012

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