Book Discussion on Okinawa: Last Battle of World War II

Mr. Leckie talked about his recently published book, Okinawa: Last Battle of World War II, published by Viking Penguin. It… read more

Mr. Leckie talked about his recently published book, Okinawa: Last Battle of World War II, published by Viking Penguin. It focuses on the U.S. invasion of Okinawa in April 1945 by 180,00 troops, the last major step toward the planned invasion of the Japanese home islands. He also talked about his service in the Marine Corps in Guadalcanal and career as a journalist and author. close

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Book Discussion on Okinawa: Last Battle of World War II

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Category:
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 3, 1995
Last Aired:
Jul 7, 2006

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