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James Scott

Mic Smith

A former Nieman Fellow at Harvard, James M. Scott is the author of "Target Tokyo," which was a 2016 Pulitzer Prize finalist and was named one of the best books of the year by Kirkus, The Christian Science Monitor and The Fort Worth Star-Telegram. His other works include "The War Below" and "The Attack on the Liberty," which won the Rear Admiral Samuel Eliot Morison Award. His new book is "Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila."

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Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita and the Battle of Manila
History / Biography
W.W. Norton & Co.
October 2018
ISBN 9780393246940
640 pages
$32.95, INSTORE
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The definitive history of one of the most brutal campaigns of the war in the Pacific.

Target Tokyo: Jimmy Doolittle and the Raid that Avenged Pearl Harbor
History / Biography
W.W. Norton & Co.
April 2016
ISBN 9780393089622
Hardcover, 672 pages
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The author of The War Below presents a gripping account of the Doolittle Raid, a top-secret bombing mission and ambitious counterstrike against Tokyo in 1941, that was led by daredevil Lieutenant Colonel Jimmy Doolittle and turned the tide of the war, but came at a horrific cost.

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