The various cruise maps are the only items being updated on this page

Dr. Charles F. Urbanowicz / Retired Professor Emeritus ofAnthropology
California State University, Chico / Chico, California 95929-0400
Anthropology Department: Phone:530-898-6192
e-mail: home page:

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1 November 2019

On 31 December 2009 I retired from California State University, Chico, and am now associated with the University as a Professor Emeritus of Anthropology.

PLEASE NOTE: this is an on-going "work-in-progress" documenting cruises that I have made presentations on since 2004, with emphasis on "Peoples and Cultures of the Pacific" as well as World War II. Various cruise itineraries have also included lectures dealing with Paul Gauguin, Charles Darwin as well as Science, Technology, and Creativity. I have lectured on, or will lecture [as indicated], on selected itineraries of the following 24 ships and in alphabetical order they are: Amsterdam (2008, 2013, 2015, & 2016), Maasdam (2018a & 2018b), Noordam (2016), Ocean Princess (2015) (note: formerly known as the Tahitian Princess), Oosterdam (2012 & 2020),Pacific Princess (2006), PaulGauguin (2007, 2016, & 2017), Prinsendam (2009), Queen Elizabeth (2012), Queen Elizabeth 2 (2007), Queen Victoria(2011), Rhapsody of the Seas(2011), Rotterdam (2010),Ryndam (2008), SapphirePrincess (2007 & 2014), Seabourn Sojourn (2017 & 2018), Spirit of Oceanus (2009), Star Princess (2012), Statendam (2013, 2014, & 2015), Tahitian Princess(2004 & 2005) (note: now known as the Ocean Princess), Viking Sun (2018 [2020]), Volendam(2010 & 2014), and Zaandam (2008 & 2011). In 2016 and 2017 was designated a "Smithsonian Journeys Expert" for the Paul Gauguin on a "Voyage" to French Polynesia. In January 2021 will be the Smithsonian Journeys Expert on the Wind Spirit in French Polynesia. Since 2009, my wife Carol Urbanowicz ("Sadie"), has also made presentations on selected cruise itineraries.

This particular page is updated on an occasional basis and includes academic publications, tourist information, various web pages, as well as various items that might be found in a city,county, college, or university library. The following words of thedistinguished Pacific scholar O. H. K. Spate [1911-2000] arewell worth considering as you peruse this page:

"If it would take a lifetime to visit all the shores and islands of the Pacific, one sometimes feels it would take nine lives to master fully the vasty literature of the deep. All that the explorer can do is to mark some positions and take some soundings.... [stress added]." Oskar Hermann Khristian Spate, 1979, The Spanish Lake (University of Minnesota Press), page x.

Pacific publications of a general nature (including specificPacific academic publications)
Publications dealing with the Pacific and World War II
Specific reference publication that have Pacific World War IIinformation
Specific web pages with World War II topics
Specific European WWII items
Specific Latin America items
My specific Pacific web pages
Some of my specific Darwin web pages
General Pacific topics web pages
Specific Pacific tourist-related publications
Various Cruise Maps

Pacific publications of a general nature (including specificPacific academic publications):

Robert Aldrich, 1990, The French Presence In The SouthPacific 1842-1890 (Honolulu: The University of Hawai'i Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Caroline Alexander, 2003, The Bounty: The True Story ofthe Mutiny on the Bounty (NY: Viking). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Dora Alves, 1999, The Maori And The Crown: An IndigenousPeople's Struggle For Self-Determination (Greenwood Press).[Self-evident from title.]  

Philip Appleman [Editor], 2001, Darwin: A NortonCritical Edition (NY: W.W. Norton & Company).[Self-evident from title.]

Eric Bailey, 1977, The Christmas Island Story(Stacey International: The Gilbert Islands Government).[Self-evident from title.]

J. C. Beaglehole, 1966, The Exploration of thePacific (Third Edition) (Stanford University Press). [Self-evident from title.]

James Belich, 1996, Making Peoples: A History of the NewZealanders From Polynesian Settlement to the End of the NineteenthCentury (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Trevor Bentley, 1999,  Pakeha Maori:  The Extraordinary Story of theEuropeans Who Lived As Maori In Early New Zealand (Penguin Books).[Self-evident from title.]

Laurence Bergreen, 2003, Over the Edge of the World:Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (NY: W.Morrow). [Self-evident from title.]

Dea Birkett, 1997, Serpent in Paradise (NY: AnchorBooks/Doubleday). [Interesting story of a woman who was inspiredby the 1984 Mel Gibson movie of Mutiny on theBounty and then went to live on Pitcairn island for severalmonths.]

Richard Bretell et al., 1988, The Art of PaulGauguin (Washington: The National Gallery of Art).[Self-evident from title.]

H.C. Brookfield, 1972, Colonialism, Development andIndependence: The Case of the Melanesian Islands in the SouthPacific (Cambridge University Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Jacques Brosse, 1983, Great Voyages of Discovery:Circumnavigators and Scientists, 1764-1843 (NY: Facts on File).[Self-evident from title.]  

Stephen H. Brown, 2003, Scurvy: How a Surgeon, aMariner, and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of theAge of Sail (NY: St. Martin's Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.] [This item, combined with Sobel 1995,provides excellent background for the problems of the navigators ofthe times.]

Françoise Cachin, 1988, Gauguin (Flammarion:1990 translation from the French by Bambi Bollard.[Self-evident from title.] 

Françoise Cachin, 1989, Gauguin: The Quest ForParadise (NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1992 translation fromthe French by I. Mark Paris). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

I. C. Campbell, 1989, A History of the PacificIslands (University of California Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]  

David Cordingly, 2001, Women Sailors And Sailors' Women:An Untold Maritime History (NY: Random House). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Maria Costantino, 1994, Paul Gauguin (Greenwich, CT:Brompton Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Inga Clendinnen, 2005, Dancing with Strangers: Europeansand Australians at First Contact (Cambridge University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Marie-Thérèse & Bengt Danielsson, 1973,Gauguin In Tahiti (Paris: Musée de l'Homme).[Self-evident from title.]

Bengt Danielsson and Marie-Thérèse Danielsson,1986, Poisoned Reign: French Nuclear Colonialism in thePacific (Penguin Books). [Self-evident from title.] [This item, combined with Robie 2005, brings thereader into the 21st Century.]

Donald Denoon [Editor] et al., 1997, TheCambridge History Of The Pacific Islanders (Cambridge UniversityPress). [Self-evident from title.]

R.A. Derrick, 1950 [Revised Edition], A Historyof Fiji: Volume One (Suva: The Government Press).[Self-evident from title.]

John Dunmore, 1965, French Explorers In The Pacific: TheEighteenth Century, Volume I (Oxford University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

John Dunmore, 1969, French Explorers In The Pacific: TheNineteenth Century, Volume II (Oxford University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Edwin N. Ferdon, 1981, Early Tahiti As The Explorers SawIt 1767-1797 (Tuscon: The University of Arizona Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Edwin N. Ferdon, 1987, Early Tonga : As TheExplorers Saw It 1616-1810 (Tuscon: The University of ArizonaPress). [Self-evident from title.]

Edwin N. Ferdon, 1993, Early Observations of MarquesanCulture 1595-1813 (Tuscon: The University of Arizona Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Ben Finney, 2003, Sailing in the Wake of the Ancestors:Reviving Polynesian Voyaging (Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Tim Flannery [Editor], 1999, The Birth of Sydney. (Melbourne:  Text Publishing) [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Derek Freeman, 1999, The Fateful Hoaxing of MargaretMead: A Historical Analysis of Her Samoan Research (Boulder, CO:Westview Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Paul Gauguin, 1897 [1901], Noa Noa(Translated from the French by P.F. Theis) (NY: The Noonday Press,1951). [Gauguin's published journal of his initial stay inTahiti, 1891-1893.]

Pola Gauguin, 1937 [1988 edition], My FatherPaul Gauguin (NY: Hacker Art Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Michael Gibson, 1992, Paul Gauguin (NY: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.). [Self-evident from title: brief essays and 128 illustrations.]

Morgan Gibson, 1993 [completed with the assistance ofJohn S. Whitehead], Yankees in Paradise: The Pacific basinFrontier (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V. Dillon, 1997,Amelia: The Centennial Biography of an Aviation Pioneer(Washington: Brassey's). [Self-evident from title: and seeKing et al. 2001 and Loomis & Ethell1985.]

Irving Goldman, 1970, Ancient Polynesian Society(University of Chicago Press). [Self-evident from title.]

J. C. Graham [Editor, including an "Introduction"],1965, Maori Paintings: Pictures from the PartridgeCollection of Paintings by Gottfried Lindauer [1839-1926](Wellington: A.H. & A. W. Reed). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Susan Greub et al., 2011, Gauguin Polynesia (Basel: Art Centre & Seattle Art Museum). [Excellent publication covering the Gauguin exhibit in Copenhagen (2011) and Seattle (2012)].

John and Mary Gribben, 2003, Fitzroy: The RemarkableStory of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the WeatherForecast (Yale University Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Alfred Cort Haddon and James Hornell, 1936, 1937,1938, Canoes of Oceania (Three Volumes [1936, 1937,1938]). (Honolulu: Bernice P. Bishop Museum). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Michael Harris, 2005, The Atomic Times: My H-Bomb Year atthe Pacific Proving Ground - A Memoir (NY: Ballantine Books).[Self-evident from title: Fascinating tale of life on Eniwetok,Marshall Islands, 1955-1956.]

Terrence E. Hays [Editor], 2001, Encyclopedia ofWorld Cultures, Volume Two: Oceania (Boston: Hall-Macmillan).[Self-evident from title.]

Thor Heyerdahl, 1950, Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific byRaft (Rand McNally & Company) [Self-evident from title:fascinating story about a still-controversial theory but well-worthreading.]

Thor Heyerdahl, 1957, Aku-Aku: The Secret of EasterIsland [originally published in 1957 in Norwegian, Swedish,Danish, and Finnish editions; 1958 English edition publishedin London by George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.] [Self-evidentfrom title.]

David Hill, 2008, 1788: The Brutal Truth of the First Fleet - The Biggest Single Oversea Migrationthe World Has Ever Seen (Random House Australia). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Michel Hoog, 1987, Paul Gauguin: Life And Work[translated from Paul Gauguin--Vie et oeuvre] (NY:Rizolli). [Self-evident from title.]

Tony Horwitz, 2002, Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going WhereCaptain Cook Has Gone Before (NY: Henry Holt and Company).[Self-evident from title.]

K. R. Howe [Editor], 2006, Vaka Moana: Voyagesof the Ancestors [Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press].[Self-evident from title.]

R. Howe, R.C. Kiste, and B.J. Lal [Editors], 1994,The Pacific Islands in the Twentieth Century [Honolulu:University of Hawai'i Press]. [Self-evident from title.] 

Robert Hughes, 1986, The Fatal Shore: The Epic ofAustralia's Founding (NY: Vintage Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Barry Alan Joyce, 2001, The Shaping of AmericanEthnography: The Wilkes Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 (Lincoln:University of Nebraska Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Thomas F. King et al., 2001, Amelia Earhart's Shoes: Isthe Mystery Solved? (Altamira Press). [Self-evident fromtitle: and see Goldstein and Dillon, 1997 andLoomis & Ethell 1985.]

Patrick Vinton Kirch, 1984, The Evolution of thePolynesian Chiefdoms (Cambridge University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Patrick Vinton Kirch, 2000, On The Road Of The Winds: AnArchaeological History of the Pacific Islands before EuropeanContact (University of California Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]  

Richard Lansdown, 2006, Strangers in the South Seas: TheIdea of the Pacific in Western Thought (Honolulu: University ofHawai'i Press]. [Self-evident from title.]  

William A. Lessa, 1975, Drake's Island of Thieves: Ethnological Sleuthing (Honolulu: The University of Hawai'iPress). [Self-evident from title.]

David Lewis, 1972, We, The Navigators: The Ancient Artof Landfinding in the Pacific (Honolulu: The University ofHawai'i Press). [Self-evident from title: concentrating on"Micronesian" navigation.]

V. Lockwood, T. Harding, and B. Wallace [Editors],1993, Contemporary Pacific Societies: Studies inDevelopment and Change (Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice-Hall).[Self-evident from title.]

Vincent V. Loomis and Jeffrey L. Ethell, 1985, AmeliaEarhart: The Final Story (NY Random House). [Self-evidentfrom title: and see Goldstein and Dillon, 1997,King et al. 2001 and Long and Long,1999.]

Roy MacLeod and Philip E. Rehbock [Editors], 1994,Darwin's Laboratory: Evolutionary Theory and natural History inthe Pacific (Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii).[Self-evident from title.]

Guiseppe Marchiori, 1967 [1968 translation],Gauguin: The Life and work of the Artist Illustrated With 80Colour Plates (London: Thames and Hudson). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Harry E. Maude, 1968, Of Islands & Men: Studies inPacific History (Oxford University Press). [Excellentoverview by a distinguished Pacific scholar writing about Spanishdiscoveries in the Pacific, various "Beachcombers and Castaways" aswell as the all-important "Tahitian Pork Trade" with Sydney,Australia.]

Gordon McLauchlan [Editor-in-Chief], 1984, NewZealand Encyclopedia (Auckland: Bateman). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Margaret Mead, 1928, Coming of Age in Samoa[Various editions]. [Self-evident from title.] 

Margaret Mead, 1930, Growing up in New Guinea [Various editions]. [Self-evident from title.]

Margaret Mead, 1956, New Lives For Old: CulturalTransformation Manus, 1928-1953 (NY: William Morrow and Company).[Self-evident from title: Deals specifically with the island ofManus in the Admiralty Islands.]

Sally Engle Merry and Donald Brenneis [Editors],2003, Law & Empire in the Pacific: Fiji and Hawai'i(New Mexico: School of American Research Press). [Self-evidentfrom title.]  

Gavin Menzies, 2002, 1421: The Year China DiscoveredAmerica (Transworld Publishers). [Self-evident from title anda fascinating and controversial book!] 

Jonathan Miller & Borin Van Loon, 1982, Darwin ForBeginners. [Self-evident from title.]  

Alan Morehead, 1966, The Fatal Impact: An Account of theInvasion of the South Pacific 1767-1840 (Penguin Books).[Self-evident from title and approximately one-half thebook deals with Australia.]

Colin Newbury [Editor], 1961, The History of theTahitian Mission 1799-1830 Written by John Davies Missionary to theSouth Sea Islands With Supplementary Papers From The Correspondenceof The Missionaries (Cambridge University Press} For the Hakluyt Society, Second Series: No. CXVI.) [Self-evident from title.]

Colin Newbury, 1980, Tahiti Nui: Change and Survival in French Polynesia 1767-1945 (Honolulu: The University of Hawai'iPress). [Self-evident from title.] 

Peter Nichols, 2003, Evolution's Captain: The Dark Fateof the Man Who Sailed Charles Darwin Around the World (NY:Viking). [Self-evident from title.]

Bronwen Nicholson, 1995, Gauguin and Maori Art (NewZealand: Auckland City Art Gallery). [Self-evident fromtitle.]  

Gananath Obeyesekere, 1992, The Apotheosis of CaptainCook: European Mythmaking in the Pacific (Princeton UniversityPress). [Somewhat self-evident from title.]

Gananath Obeyesekere, 2005, Cannibal Talk: theMan-Eating Myth And Human Sacrifice in the South Seas (Universityof California Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Douglas L. Oliver, 1973, Bougainville: A PersonalHistory (Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Douglas L. Oliver, 1974, Ancient Tahitian Society,Three Volumes (Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii).[Self-evident from title.]

Douglas L. Oliver, 1989a, The Pacific Islands (ThirdEdition). (Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Douglas L. Oliver, 1989b, Oceania: The Native Culturesof Australia and the Pacific Islands, Two Volumes (Honolulu:University Press of Hawaii). [Self-evident from title.]

Nathaniel Philbrick, 2000, In The Heart of the Sea: TheTragedy of the Whaleship Essex (NY: Penguin). [Excellentstory as well as the inspiration for Melville's 1851 MobyDick: what happened when a whale rammed, and sank, the American106-foot long whaler Essex in the South Pacific.]

Nathaniel Philbrick, 2003, Sea of Glory: America'sVoyage of Discovery The U.S. Exploring Expedition 1838-1842 (NY:Viking). [Self-evident from title.]

Max Quanchi and Hohn Robbson, 2005, Historical Dictionary of the Discovery andExploration of the Pacific Islands (Maryland:  The Scarecrow Press, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.]

Moshe Rapaport, 1999, The Pacific Islands: Environment& Society (Honolulu, Hawai'i: The Bess Press).[Self-evident from title.]

David Robie, 2005, Eyes Of Fire: the Last Voyage of theRainbow Warrior (Auckland: Asia Pacific Network.)[Self-evident from title.] [This item, combined withBengt Danielsson and Marie-Thérèse Danielsson1986, provides excellent historical perspective.]

Jean E. Rosenfeld, 1999, The Island Broken in Two Halves: Land and Renewal Movements Among the Maori of New Zealand (The Pennsylvania State University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

W. Hugh Ross, 1966, Te Kooti Rikirangi: General andProphet (Auckland: Collins). [Somewhat self-evident fromtitle: dealing with the late 19th Century "arch rebel" of NewZealand.]

Christopher Sand [Editor], 2003, PacificArchaeology: Assessments and Prospects [Proceedings of theInternational Conference for the 50th Anniversary of the First LapitaExcavation, Koné-Nouméa 2002] (Nouméa, NewCaledonia: Départment Archaélogie, Service desMusées et du Patrimoine de Nouvelle-Calédonie).[Self-evident from title.]  

George T. M. Shackelford and Claire Frèches-Thory, 2004, Gauguin Tahiti (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: MFA Publications). [Self-evident from title.]

Noenoe K. Silva, 2004, Aloha Betrayed: Native HawaiianResistance to American Colonialism (Durham: Duke UniversityPress). [Self-evident from title.]

Bernard Smith, 1960, European Vision And The SouthPacific 1768-1850 (Oxford University Press). [Self-evidentfrom title.]  

Dana Sobel, 1995, Longitude: The True Story of a LoneGenius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time(NY: Penguin Books). [Self-evident from title.] [Thisitem, combined with Brown 2003, provides excellentbackground for the problems of the navigators of the times.]

Spate, O.H.K., 1979, The Spanish Lake (University ofMinnesota Press). [Outstanding volume by a noted Pacific scholardealing with the Pacific.]

Spate, O.H.K., 1983, Monopolists and Freebooters: ThePacific Since Magellan, Volume II). (University of MinnesotaPress). [Self-evident from title.]  

David E. Stannard, 1989, Before the Horror: ThePopulation of Hawai'i on the Eve of Western Contact (Honolulu:University of Hawai'i Social Science Research Institute).[Self-evident from title.]

Marcia Stenson, 2006, Illustrated History of the SouthPacific (Random House). [Self-evident from title.]

W. Patrick Strauss, 1963, Americans In Polynesia1783-1842 (The Michigan State University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Nicholas Thomas, 2011,Islanders:  The Pacific in theAge of Empire (Yale University Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Belinda Thomson [Editor], 1993, Gauguin byHimself (NY: Little, Brown & Company). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Belinda Thomson [Editor], 2010, Gauguin: Maker of Myth (Millbank, London: Tate Publishing). [Self-evident from title.]

Haunani-Kay Trask, 1999, From a Native Daughter:Colonialism and Sovereignty in Hawai'i (Honolulu: University ofHawaii Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Jo Anne Van Tilburg, 1994, Easter Island: Archaeology,Ecology And Culture (London: British Museum Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Herman J. Viola & Carolyn Margolis [Editors],1985, Magnificent Voyagers: The U.S. Exploring Expedition,1838-1842 (Washington, D.C. Smithsonian). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Sarah Vowell, 2011, UnfamiliarFishes (Riverhead Books/Penguin).  [Fascinating publication on the "Americanization"of Hawai'i from 1820 to 1893.]

Ingo F. Walther, 2004, Paul Gauguin 1848-1903: The Primitive Sophisticate (Cologne, Germany: Taschen).[Self-evident from title.]

Nathaniel Weiner, 1994, The Beak of the Finch (NY:Vintage Books). [Pulitzer Prize winning publication dealing withDarwin, evolution, and finches in the GalápagosIslands.]

James Wilson, 1799, A Missionary Voyage To The SouthernPacific Ocean 1796-1798 [NY: 1968 Frederick A. Praegerreprint, with an "Introduction" by Irmgard Moschner.)[Self-evident from title.]

Peter Worsley, 1968, The Trumpet Shall Sound: A Study of"Cargo" Cults in Melanesia (Second Augmented Edition) (NY:Schocken Books). [Self-evident from title.]


Publications dealing with the Pacific and World WarII:

[Note: for additional references dealing with World War II and the Pacific (some of which are listed below), please consult Urbanowicz, 1991b, below: [Prelude to Pearl Harbor: Operation Hawai'i. For the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum, December 5, 1991.)

Anon., 1943, What To Do Aboard A Transport:"Science From Shipboard" - A simple manual of information andinstruction for those who cross the seas in ships to fight forfreedom (Prepared by a group of scientific writers and artistsunder the guidance of the Boston-Cambridge branch of the AmericanAssociation of scientific workers) (Washington, DC: Science Serviceand Infantry Journal). [Self-evident from title:Fascinating paperback publication! The edition I own is a"First Printing [of], 59,000."

Anon., 1992, Guadalcanal: Official SouvenirPublication (Chatswood, Australia: Mace Marketing Pty. Ltd.)[Self-evident from title.] 

Anon., 1993, The Battle of the Coral Sea 1942:Conference Proceedings 1992 (Sydney: Australian National MaritimeMuseum). [Self-evident from title.] 

Hiroyuki Agawa, 1969 [1979 translation by JohnBester], The Reluctant Admiral: Yamamoto and the ImperialNavy (Tokyo: Kodansha International Ltd.). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Jules Archer, 1973, The Plot To Seize The WhiteHouse (NY: Hawthorn Books, Inc.) [Self-evident from title:While not specifically related to the Pacific, it is a fascinatingstory leading up to events of World War II.]

Robert D. Ballard (with Michael Hamilton Morgan), 2001,Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll(Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

W.G. Beasley, 1987, Japanese Imperialism 1894-1945(Oxford: Clarendon Press). [Self-evident from title.] 

Edward Behr, 1989, Hirohito: Behind The Myth (NY:Villard Books). [Self-evident from title.] 

James H. and William M. Belote, 1970, Typhoon of Steel:The Battle For Okinawa (NY: Bantam Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Ruth Benedict, 1946, The Chrysanthemum and the Sword:Patterns of Japanese Culture. [The American AnthropologistRuth Benedict, 1887-1948, worked for the United States Governmentduring World War II, producing this analysis of Japanese culture "ata distance."]

David Bergamini, 1971, Japan's Imperial Conspiracy(William Morrow). [Deals with the Japanese EmperorHirohito.]

Steve Birdsall, 1973, Log Of The Liberators: AnIllustrated History of the B-24 (NY: Doubleday & Company,Inc.). [Self-evident from title.]   

Herbert Bix, 2000, HirohitoAnd The Making of Modern Japan (Harper Collins). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Clay Blair, Jr., 1975, Silent Victory: The U.S.Submarine War Against Japan (Philadelphia: J.B. LippincottCompany). [Self-evident from title.] 

James Bradley with Ron Powers, 2000, Flags of OurFathers (NY: Bantam Books). [Deals with the Battle for IwoJima and the individuals immortalized in Joe Rosenthal's famousflag-raising photograph.]

James Bradley, 2003, Flyboys: A True Story ofCourage (NY: Little, Brown and Company.) [Self-evident fromtitle} deals with the Pacific Theatre of Operations.] 

William B. Breuer, 1995, Feuding Allies: The PrivateWars of the High Command (NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.)[Fascinating insight into the various personalities ofindividuals involved in WWII, including General Douglas MacAthur inthe Pacific.]

William B. Breuer, 2005, MacArthur's Undercover War: Spies, Saboteurs, Guerrillas And Secret Missions (Edison,NJ: Castle Books). [Self-evident from title.] 

Susan A. Brewer, 1997, To Win The Peace: BritishPropaganda In The United States During World War Two (CornellUniversity Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Tony Bridgland, 2002, Waves of Hate: Naval Atrocities ofthe Second World War (Annapolis, Maryland: Naval InstitutePress). [Self-evident from title.] 

Irene Brion, 1997, Lady GI: A Woman's War in the SouthPacific - The Memoirs of Irene Brian (Novato, CA: PresidioPress). [Self-evident from title: Born in 1920, the author coversthe time period from her enlistment in the WAAC - Women's AuxiliaryCorps - then the WAC - Women's Army Corps - in July 1943 through 1945in the Philippine Islands.]

Stephen Budiansky, 2004, Air Power: The Men. Machines,And Ideas That Revolutionized War, From Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II(NY: Viking/Penguin). [Excellent volume on contextualizing"air power" in the 20th Century.]

Thomas N. Carmichael, 1971, The Ninety Days: FiveBattles That Changed The World October 1942-January 1943[Guadalcanal, El Alamein, Operation Torch, Stalingrad, TheBarents Sea] (Connecticut: Konecky & Konecky).[Self-evident from title} Interesting book that contextualizesmajor battles of this time period, including, obviously, Guadalcanalin the Solomon Islands.]

Andrew Carroll, 2001, War Letters: ExtraordinaryCorrespondence From American Wars (NY: Scribner).[Self-evident from title.] 

Tim Coates [Editor], 2001, Attack On PearlHarbor (London: The Stationery Office). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Iris Chang, 1997, The Rape of Nanking: The ForgottenHolocaust Of World War II (Penguin Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Blake Clark, 1942, Remember Pearl Harbor (Honolulu:Mutual Publishing, 1987 revised edition ). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

Henry C. Clausen and Bruce Lee, 1992, Pearl Harbor:Final Judgement (2001 Da Capo Press Edition).[Self-evident from title.]

Jack Coggins, 1972, The Campaign For Guadalcanal: ABattle That Made History (NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.]

Richard Collier, 1981, The Road To Pearl Harbor (NY:1984 Bonanza Books Edition). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Lizzie Collingham, 2011, The Taste of War: World War Two and the Battle for Food (Penguin Books). [Self-evident from title but not only the Pacific: a truly fascinating and excellent book!]

Penny Colman, 1995, Rosie the Riveter: Women Working onthe Home Front in World War II (NY: Crown Publishers, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.] 

Jennett Conant, 2005, 109 East Palace: RobertOppenheimer And the Secret City of Los Alamos (NY: Simon &Schuster). [Self-evident from title: not the Pacific perse, but excellent background on the development of America'snuclear weapons.]

Hilary Conroy and Harry Wray [Editors], 1990,Pearl Harbor Reexamined (Honolulu: University of HawaiiPress). [Self-evident from title.]

Gordon Corrigan, 2006, Blood, Sweat and Arrogance andthe myths of Churchill's War (London: Orion Books). [Self-evident from title: fascinating view of Churchill and World War II!.]

Lawrence Cortesi, 1984, Pacific Siege (NY:Kensington Publishing Corporation). [Self-evident from title:deals essentially with the island of New Guinea.] 

John Costello, 1981, The Pacific War 1941-1945 (NY:HarperCollins). [Self-evident from title.]

Robert C. Cottrell, 2006, Smokejumpers of the CivilianPublic Service in World War II: Conscientious Objectors asFirefighters for the National Forest Service (London: McFarland& Company, Inc.) [Self-evident from title: fascinatingpublication about a little-known aspect of World WarII.] 

William Craig, 1967, The Fall of Japan (NY: The DialPress). [Self-evident from title} deals with the final weeks ofthe war in the Pacific and how the occupation forces eventuallysettled into the country.] 

John Crawford, 2000, Kia Kaha:  New Zealandin the Second World War (Oxford University Press).   [Self-evident from title.]

Burke Davis, 1969, Get Yamamoto (NY: Bantam Books). [Self-evident from title} dealing with the assassination of Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto in April 1943.]

Donald A. Davis, 2005, Lightning Strike (NY: St.Martin's Press). [Described as: "The Secret Mission to KillAdmiral Yamamoto and Avenge Pearl Harbor."]

Nicholas Dawidoff, 1994, The Catcher Was A Spy: TheMysterious Life of Moe Berg (NY: Pantheon Books). [Somewhatself-evident from title: Moe Berg, a professional baseball player,was in Japan prior to the attack on Pearl Harbor.]

Gavan Daws, 1994, Prisoners of the Japanese: POWs ofWorld War II in the Pacific (NY: William Morrow).[Self-evident from title.] 

Len Deighton, 1993, Blood, Tears, and Folly: An Objective Look At World War II (NY: HarperCollins). [Self-evident from the title: excellent book!]

Philip K. Dick, 1964, The Man in The High Castle (G.P. Putnam's Sons). [Fascinating "alternative history" of WorldWar II; and see Harris 1992, Trouras2001, and Turtledove 2004.]

John W. Dower, 1986, War Without Mercy: Race And PowerIn The Pacific War (NY: Pantheon Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

John Dower, 1999, Embracing Defeat: Japan in theAftermath of World War II (Penguin Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

David Downing, 2009,Sealing Their Fate:  TheTwenty-two Days That Decided World War II (Cambridge, MA:  Da Capo Press). [Self-evident from title; and see Shirley 2011.]

Edward J. Drea, 1992, MacArthur's Ultra: Codebreakingand the War against Japan, 1942-1945 (University of KansasPress). [Self-evident from title.] 

James P. Duffy, 2004, Target: America - Hitler's Plan ToAttack The United States (Praeger). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Paul S. Dull, 1978, A Battle History of The ImperialJapanese Navy (1941-1945) (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Masayo Duus, 1979, Tokyo Rose: Orphan of the Pacific(Tokyo: Kodansha International). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Hoito Edoin, 1987, The Night Tokyo Burned: TheIncendiary Campaign Against Japan, March-August 1945 (NY: St.Martin's Press). [Self-evident from title.]

John K. Emerson and Harrison M. Holland, 1987/1988, The Eagle And the Rising Sun: America and Japan in the Twentieth Century (Reading, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley; A Portable Stanford Book). [Self-evident from title.]

Suzanne Falgout, Lin Poyer, and Laurence M. Carucci, 2008,Memories of War: Micronesians in the Pacific War (Honolulu:University of Hawai'i Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Herbert Feis, 1950, The Road To Pearl Harbor: The Comingof the War Between the United States and Japan (PrincetonUniversity Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Herbert Feis, 1966, The Atomic Bomb and the End of WorldWar II (originally published in 1961 as Japan Subdued:The Atomic Bomb and the End of the War in the Pacific) (PrincetonUniversity Press). [Self-evident from title.]  

Eric A. Feldt, 1946, The Coast Watchers(1959: Oxford University Press). [Self-evident from title:deals with individuals who tracked Japanese vessels in Melanesiaduring World War II.]  

Stewart Firth, 1997, "The War in the Pacific" in TheCambridge History of Pacific Islanders, edited by Donald Denoonet al. (Cambridge University Press), pages 292-323.[Self-evident from title.] 

Peter Fitzsimons, 2004, Kokoda (Sydney, Australia:Hodder). [Excellent publication dealing with the battles on the"Kokoda Track" in New Guinea during World War II.]

Burtin W. Folsom, Jr. and Anita Folsom, 2011,  FDRGoes To War:  How ExpandedExecutive Power, Spiraling National Debt, And Restricted Civil Liberties ShapedWartime America (NY: Threshold Editions). [Self-evident from title.]

Richard B. Frank, 1999, Downfall: The End of theImperial Japanese Empire (NY: Penguin Books). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

Henry P. Frei, 1991, Japan's Southward Advance AndAustralia: From The Sixteenth Century To World War II (Honolulu:University of Hawai'i Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Paul Fussell, 1989, Wartime: Understanding and Behaviorin the Second World War (Oxford University Press).[Self-evident from title.] 

Harry Gailey, 2000, MacArthur Strikes Back: Decision atBuna: New Guinea 1942-1943 (Novato, CA: Presidio).[Self-evident from title.] 

Diego Gambetta [Editor], 2005, Making Sense ofSuicide Missions (Oxford University Press). [Self-evidentfrom title and with an excellent chapter by Peter Hill: "Kamikaze,1943-5."]

Brian Garfield, 1969, The Thousand-Mile War: World WarII In Alaska And The Aleutians (NY: Bantam). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

Damon Gause, 1999, The War Journal of Major Damon "Rocky" Gause (NY: Hyperion). [Self-evident from title:Deals with his escape from the Bataan Death March and his successfulvoyage to Australia; and see Jackson 2003 and Lomax1995.]

Margaret Geddes, 2004, Blood, Sweat and Tears:Australia's WWII remembered by the men and women who lived it(Penguin). [Self-evident from title.] 

Oscar E. Gilbert, 2001, Marine Tank Battles in ThePacific (Da Capo Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Sherma Berger Glick, 1987, Rosie The Riveter Revisited:Women, The War, and Social Change (Boston: Twayne Publishers).[Self-evident from title.]

Carroll V. Glines, 1990, Attack on Yamamoto (NY: Crown Publishers). [Self-evident from title: deals with the assassination of Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto in April 1943.]

Carroll V. Glines, 1991, The Doolittle Raid: America'sDaring First Strike Against Japan (Atglen, PA: SchifferMilitary/Aviation History). [Self-evident from title: deals withthe bombing of Japan on April 18, 1942].

Hal Gold, 1996, Unit 731: Testimony (Tokyo:Yenbooks). [Self-evident from title: deals with Japan'sbiological warfare in World War II.]

Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V. Dillon [Editors],1993, The Pearl Harbor Papers: Inside the JapanesePlans (Dulles, CA: Brassey's). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Donald M. Goldstein et al., 1995, Rain of Ruin: APhotographic History of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (Washington, DC:Brassey's). [Self-evident from title.]

Robert Harris, 1992, Fatherland (Random House).[Fascinating "alternative history" of World War II; and seeDick 1964, Trouras 2001, andTurtledove 2004.]

Tsuyoshi Hasegawa, 2005, Racing The Enemy: Stalin,Truman, And The Surrender Of Japan (Harvard University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Max Hasting, 2007, Retribution: The Battle For Japan,19445-45 (NY: Vintage Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Max Hastings, 2011, Inferno:  The World At War 1939-1945(NY:  Alfred A. Knopf).  [Self-evident from title.]

George Hicks, 1997, Japan's War Memories: Amnesia ofConcealment? (Aldershot, England). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Hermann Joseph Hiery, 1995, The Neglected War: TheGerman South Pacific and the Influence of World War I (Honolulu:University of Hawai'i Press). [Self-evident from title: althoughthis deals with the time period in question, it does provide a"setting" for World War II in this part of the world.]

Charles Higham, 1983, Trading With The Enemy: An Exposé of the Nazi-American Money Plot 1933-1949 (NY:Dell). [Fascinating book, somewhat Self-evident fromtitle.]

Laura Hillenbrand, 2010,Unbroken:  A World War II Storyof Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (NY:  Random House).  [Excellent story about Louis Zamperini and his survival from a 1943 plane crash in the Pacific Ocean; and see Zamperini and Rensin, 2003.]

John Hilvert, 1984, Blue Pencil Warriors: Censorship andPropaganda in World War II (University of Queensland Press).[Self-evident from title but dealing only withAustralia.]

Ear Hinz, 1995, Pacific Island Battlegrounds Of WorldWar II: Then And Now (Honolulu: The Bess Press).[Self-evident from title.]

A. A. Hoehling, 1963, The Week Before Pearl Harbor(NY: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.) [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

W.J. Holmes, 1966, Undersea Victory: The Influence ofSubmarine Operations on the War in the Pacific (NY: Doubleday& Co., Inc.). [Self-evident from title.]

W.J. Holmes, 1979, Double-Edged Secrets: U.S. NavalIntelligence Operations in the Pacific during World War II(Annapolis: Naval Institute Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

William H. Honan, 1991, Visions of Infamy: The UntoldStory Of How Journalist Hector C. Bywater Devised the Plans That LedTo Pearl Harbor (NY: St. Martin's Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Maureen Honey, 1984, Creating Rosie the Riveter: Class,Gender, and Propaganda During World War II (Amherst: TheUniversity of Massachusetts Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

David Horner, 2002, The Second World War (I): ThePacific (Osceola, WI: Osprey Publishing). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

James D. Hornfischer, 2011, Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal (NY: Bantam Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Richard Hough, 1986, The Longest Battle: The War At Sea1939-45 (London: Cassell & Co.) [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Edwin P. Hoyt, 1990, Yamamoto: The Man Who Planned PearlHarbor (NY: Warner Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Shirley Fenton Huie, 1992, The Forgotten Ones: Women AndChildren Under Nippon (Anhus & Robertson). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

Edward Hymoff, 1972, The OSS In World War II (NY:Ballantine). [Self-evident from title.]

Saburo Ienaga, 1968 [1978 Englishtranslation], The Pacific War, 1931-1945: A CriticalPerspective on Japan's Role in World War II (NY: Pantheon Books).[Self-evident from title.] 

Jintaro Ishida, 2001, The Remains of War: Apology andForgiveness (Guilford, Connecticut: The Lyons Press, An Imprintof the Globe Pequot Press). [First-hand account of the Japaneseoccupation of the Philippine Islands during World War II.]

Charles R. Jackson, 2003, I Am Alive: A United StatesMarine's Story of Survival in a World War II Japanese POW Camp(NY: Ballantine). [Self-evident from title; and see Gause1999 and Lomax 1995.]

Oliver Jensen, 1945, Carrier War (NY: Simon andSchuster). [Self-evident from title.]

Arnold Krammer, 1979, Nazi Prisoners of War inAmerica (NY: Stein and Day). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Jiuji G. Jasai, 1935, The United States and Japan in thePacific: American Naval Maneuvers and Japan's Pacific Policy(Arno Press & The New York Times). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Raymond Lamont-Brown, 1997, Kamikaze: Japan's SuicideSamurai (London: Cassell & Co 2000 paperback].[Self-evident from title.]

Homer Lea, 1909, The Valor of Ignorance (NY: Harperand Brothers). [Fascinating book about a fascinating individualand purported to be the individual who provided the "blueprint" forthe Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and an eventual invasion of thewest coast of the United States.]

Homer Lea, 1942 edition [with introduction by ClareBooth], The Valor of Ignorance (NY: Harper and Brothers). [Fascinating book about a fascinating individual and purported to the "blueprint" for the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and an eventual invasion of the west coast of the United States. This edition includes an introduction by Clare Booth.]

Robert Leckie, 1965, Challenge For The Pacific: TheBloody Six-Month Battle of Guadalcanal (NY: Da Capo Press, Inc.[1999 edition]). [Self-evident from title.]

Robert Leckie, 1995, Okinawa: The Last Battle of WorldWar II (NY: Da Capo Press, Inc.). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Robert Edward Lee, 1981, Victory At Guadalcanal(Novato: Presidio Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Curtis E. LeMay and Bill Yenne, 1988, Superfortress: TheStory of the B-29 and American Air Power (NY: Berkley Books).[Self-evident from title.] 

Ronald Lewin, 1982, The American Magic: Codes, CiphersAnd The Defeat of Japan (NY: Farrar Strauss Giroux).[Self-evident from title.] 

Robert Jay Lifton and Greg Mitchell, 1995, Hiroshima inAmerica: Fifty Years of Denial (NY: Grosset/Putnam Books).[Self-evident from title.] 

Brian McAllister Linn, 1997, Guardians of Empire: TheU.S. Army and the Pacific, 1902-1940 (Chapel Hill: University ofNorth Carolina Press). [Self-evident from title.] 

Douglas Lockwood, 2005, Australia Under Attack: TheBombing of Darwin-1942 [first published in 1966 asAustralia's Pearl Harbor] (New Holland Publishers PtyLtd). [Self-evident from title.] 

Elgen M. Long and Marie K. Long, 1999, Amelia Earhart:The Mystery Solved (NY: Simon & Schuster). [Self-evidentfrom title; and see Goldstein and Dillon, 1997,King et al., 2001, and Loomis andEthell, 1985.] 

Robert Lowry, 2006, Fortress Fiji: Holding The Line inthe Pacific War, 1939-1945 (Sutton, NSW, Australia: 181 EastTallagandra Lane). [Self-evident from title.] 

Eric Lomax, 1995, The Railway Man: A POW's SearingAccount of War, Brutality and Forgiveness (NY: W.W. Norton &Company). [Self-evident from title: deals with POWs and theBurma-Siam Railway 1942-1945; and see Gause 1999 and Jackson,2003.]

Walter Lord, 1957, Day Of Infamy [Self-evidentfrom title: deals with Pearl Harbor, Hawai'i, December 7, 1941.] 

John A. Lorelli, 1984, The Battle of the KomandorskiIslands (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press ). [Deals with thenaval battle in the north Pacific, closer to the Kamchatka Peninsulathan the Aleutian Islands!]

Hillis Lory, 1943, Japan's Military Masters: The Army inJapanese Life (NY: The Viking Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Donald Macintyre, 1968, Aircraft Carrier: The MajesticWeapon (NY: Ballantine Books Inc.). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

William Manchester, 1978, American Caesar: DouglasMacArthur 1880-1964 (Boston: Little, Brown and Company).[Self-evident from title: Excellent companion piece to E. B.Potter, 1976, Nimitz.] 

William Manchester, 1979, Goodbye Darkness: A Memoir ofthe Pacific War (Boston: Little, Brown and Company).[Self-evident from title.] 

Richard Marin, 2001, War Of Our Fathers: Relics of thePacific Battlefield (Edison, NJ: Chartwell Books).[Self-evident from title.] 

Karal Ann Marling and John Wetenhall, 1991, Iwo Jima:Monuments, Memories, and the American Hero (Harvard UniversityPress). [Self-evident from title.] 

Jack Matthews, 1994, Toys Go To War: World War IIMilitary Toys, Games, Puzzles And Books (Missoula, Montana:Pictorial Histories publishing Company, Inc.) [Self-evident fromtitle: fascinating publication!]

Neil McDonald and Peter Brune, 1998, Damien Parer,George Silk, And The Australians At War In New Guinea (Australia:Allen & Unwin). [Self-evident from title.] 

Walter A. McDougall, 1993, Let The Sea Make A Noise:Four Hundred Years of Cataclysm, Conquest, War and Folly in the NorthPacific (NY: Avon Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

William C. Meadows, 2002, The Comanche Code Talkers OfWorld War Two (Austin: University of Texas Press).[Self-evident from title.] 

James A. Michener, 1947, Tales of the South Pacific(Macmillan Edition). [Self-evident from title: Pulitzer Prizewinner in 1948.]

James A. Michener, 1950, Return to Paradise (Macmillan Edition). [Self-evident from title: fact and fictionalstories dealing with the Pacific islands.]

Richard H. Minear, 1999, Dr. Seuss Goes To War: TheWorld War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel (NY: TheNew Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Samuel Eliot Morison, 1960, Victory in the Pacific:History of United States Naval Operations in World War II, VolumeXIV (Boston: Little, Brown and Company). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Jeffrey M. Moore, 2004, Spies For Nimitz: Joint MilitaryIntelligence in the Pacific War (Annapolis: Naval InstitutePress). [Self-evident from title.]

David Mulligan, 2006, Angels of Kokoda (Melbourne:Lothian Books). [Self-evident from title: "Kokoda stands as oneof the most illustrious names in Australian military history." Fromthe Introduction by Michael Jeffery.]

Vicki Mynott, 2006, World War II Stories from Brisbane'sSouth West: Richlands, Darra, Wacol, Goodna and Oxley (Brisbane:Richards Inala & Suburbs History Group Inc.). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

Jacob Neufeld et al., 2000, Pearl To V-J Day:World War II in the Pacific: A Symposium sponsored by the Air ForceHistory and Museums Program and the Air Force historical Foundation,July 20-21, 1995, Naval Officers' Club, Bethesda, Maryland.[Self-evident from title.]

Richard F. Newcomb, 1961, The Battle of Savo Island(NY: Henry Holt and Company). [Self-evident from title: dealswith the campaign in the Solomon Islands.]

David Nichols [Editor], 1986, Ernie's War: TheBest of Ernie Pyle's World War II Dispatches (NY: RandomHouse). [Self-evident from title.]

William L. O'Neill, 2002, The Oxford Essential Guide toWorld War II (NY: Berkley Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

The Pacific War Research Society, 1972, The Day ManLost: Hiroshima, 6 August 1945 (Tokyo: Kodansha International).[Self-evident from title.]

Michael Patterson, 2007,The Secret War:  The InsideStory of The Code Makers and Code Breakers of World War II(Cincinnati, OH:  David &Charles Limited). [Self-evident from title.]

Doris A. Paul, 1973, The Navajo Code Talkers (BrynMawr, PA: Dorrance & Co.). [Self-evident from title.]

Joseph E. Persico, 2001, Roosevelt's Secret War: WorldWar II Espionage (NY: Random House). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Richard Polenberg, 1972, War And Society: The UnitedStates, 1941-1945 (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company).[Self-evident from title.]

John Deane Potter, 1962, The Life And Death of aJapanese General [Tomoyuki Yamashita] (NY: Signet Books).[Self-evident from title.]

E. B. Potter, 1976, Nimitz (Annapolis: NavalInstitute Press). [Self-evident from title: Excellent companionpiece to Manchester, 1978, American Caesar: DouglasMacArthur 1880-1964.]

Lin Poyer, Suzanne Falgout, and Laurence Carucci,2001,The Typhoons of War: Micronesian Experiences of the PacificWar (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Gordon W. Prange, 1981, At Dawn We Slept: The UntoldStory of Pearl Harbor (NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company).[Self-evident from title.]

Gordon W. Prange [with Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V.Dillon], 1982, Miracle At Midway (NY: McGraw-HillBook Company). [Self-evident from title.]

William W. Putney, 2001, Always Faithful: A Memoir ofthe Marine Dogs of WWII (Simon & Schuster). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

David H. Price, 2008,  Anthropological Intelligence:  The Deployment and Neglect of AmericanAnthropology in the Second World War (Duke University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

John A. Rademaker, 1951, These Are Americans: TheJapanese Americans in Hawaii In World War II (Palo Alto, CA:Pacific Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Floyd W. Radike, 2003, Across The Dark Islands: The WarIn The Pacific (NY: Ballantine Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Jim Reardon, 1990, Cracking The Zero Mystery: How theU.S. Learned to Beat Japan's Vaunted World War II Fighter Plane(Harrisburgh, PA: Stackpole Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Liz Reed, 2004, Bigger Than Gallipoli: War, History AndMemory in Australia (University of Western Australia Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Margaret Regis, 2008, When Our Mothers Went to War: An Illustrated History of Women in World War II (Seattle, WN: Navpublishing). [Self-evident from title.]

William A. Renzi and Mark D. Roehrs, 2004, World War IIIn The Pacific (Second edition of Never Look Back: A Historyof World War II In The Pacific (NY: M.E. Sharpe, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.]

Richard Rhodes, 1986, The Making of the Atomic Bomb(NY: Simon & Schuster). [Self-evident from title.]

Richard Rhodes,1995, Dark Sun: The Making of theHydrogen Bomb (NY: Simon & Schuster). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Mark D. Roehrs and William A. Renzi, 1991, Never LookBack: A History of World War II In The Pacific (NY: M.E. Sharpe,Inc.). [Self-evident from title.]

Kenneth D. Rose, 2008, Myth and the Greatest Generation:A Social History of Americans in World War II (New York/London:Routledge). [And see Thomas 2008; the Thomas item coversactivities in the United Kingdom and is interesting to read at thesame time as Rose.]

Bill Ross, 1985, Iwo Jima: Legacy of Valor (NY:Vintage Books). [Self-evident from title.]

James Rusbridger and Eric Nave, 1991, Betrayal At PearlHarbor: How Churchill Lured Roosevelt Into World War II (NY:Summit Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Lord Russell, 1958, The Knights of Bushido: A ShortHistory of Japanese War Crimes (London: Cassell & CompanyLtd.). [Self-evident from title.] 

Ienaga Saburo, 1968 [1978 Englishtranslation], The Pacific War, 1931-1945: A CriticalPerspective on Japan's Role in World War II (NY: Pantheon Books).[Self-evident from title.]

Tom Sachtman, 2002, Laboratory Warriors: How AlliedScience and Technology Tipped the Balance in World War II (NY: Perennial). [Self-evident from title.]

Henry Sakaida, Gary Nila, and Koji Tanaki, 2006, I-400: Japan's Secret Aircraft-Carrying Strike Submarine Objective: Panama Canal (Manchester, England: Crécy Publishing Limited). [Self-evident from title.] 

Peter Schrijvers, 2002, The GI War Against Japan:American Soldiers in Asia and the Pacific During World War II(New York University Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Frank Schuler and Robin Moore, 1976, The Pearl HarborCover-up (NY: Pinnacle Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Ed Sheehan, 1976, Days of '41: Pearl HarborRemembered (Honolulu: Pearl Harbor - Honolulu Branch 46 FleetReserve Association Enterprises). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

M. G. Sheftall, 2005, Blossoms In The Wind: Human Legacies of the Kamikaze (Penguin Group: New American Library).[Self-evident from title.]

Yamamuro Shin'ichi, 2006, Manchuria Under JapaneseDomination (translation by Joshua A. Fogel of the 1993publication entitled Kimera: Manshukoku No Shogo[Chimera: A Portrait of Manzhoguo] (University ofPennsylvania Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Craig Shirley, 2011,December 1941: 31 Days That Changed America And Saved the World(Nashville, TN:  Thomas Nelson). [Self-evident from title; and see Downing 2009.]

E. B. Sledge, 1981, With The Old Breed: At Peleliu AndOkinawa (Oxford University Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Michael S. Smith, 2000a, Bloody Ridge: The Battle thatSaved Guadalcanal. [Self-evident from title.]

Michael Smith, 2000b,The Emperor's Codes:  TheBreaking of Japan's Secret Ciphers (NY:  Arcade Publishing). [Self-evident from title.]

Jim Smith and Malcolm McConnell, 2002, The Last Mission:The Secret History of World War II's Final Battle (NY: BroadwayBooks). [The ending of World War II in the Pacific Theater ofOperations.]

Peter A. Soderbergh, 1992, Women Marines: The World WarII Era (Praeger). [Self-evident from title.]

Nancy Caldwell Sorel, 1999, The Women Who Wrote TheWar (NY: Arcade Publishing]. [Deals with the story offemale war correspondents in World War II.]

Ronald H. Spector, 1985, Eagle Against the Sun: TheAmerican War With Japan (NY: Vintage Books). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

John L. Stephen, 1984, Hawaii Under the Rising Sun:Japan's Plans For Conquest After Pearl Harbor. [Self-evidentfrom title.]

William H. Stewart, 1985, Ghost Fleet of the Truk LagoonJapanese Mandated islands (Missoula, Montana: Pictorial HistoriesPublishing Co.). [Self-evident from title.]

Robert B. Stinnett, 2000, Day Of Deceit: The Truth AboutFDR And Pearl Harbor (NY: The Free Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Charles W. Sweeney (with James A. Antonucci and Marion K.Antonucci), 1997, War's End: An Eyewitness Account ofAmerica's Last Atomic Mission [NY: Avon Books].[Self-evident from title.]

Ronald Takaki, 2000, Double Victory: A MulticulturalHistory of America in World War II (Little, Brown and Company.)[Self-evident from title.]

Donald Thomas, 2003, The Enemy Within: Hucksters,Racketeers, Deserters, And Civilians During The Second World War(New York City: New York University Press), ). [And see Rose,2008; although the Thomas item was published in NYC,the book covers activities in the United Kingdom and is interestingto read at the same time as Rose.]

Peter Thompson, 2008,Pacific Fury:  How Australia AndHer Allies Defeated The Japanese (South Australia:  Griffin Press). [Self-evident fromtitle!]

Barret Tillman, 2010,Whirlwind:  The Air War AgainstJapan 1942-1945 (Simon & Schuster). [Self-evident from title.]

John Toland, 1961, But Not in Shame: The Six MonthsAfter Pearl Harbor (NY: Ballantine Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

John Toland, 1982, Infamy: Pearl Harbor And ItsAftermath (NY: Doubleday). [Self-evident from title.]

Peter G. Trouras [Editor], 2001, Rising SunVictorious: The Alternative History of How the Japanese Won thePacific War (Mechanisburg, PA: Stackpole Books.) [Fascinating"alternative history" of World War II; and see Dick1994, Harris 1992, and Turtledove2004.]

Richard Tregaskis, 1943, Guadalcanal Diary (NY:Random House). [Self-evident from title.]

Harry Turtledove, 2004, Days of Infamy: A Novel ofAlternate History (NY: New American Library). [Alternative"history" dealing with the Japanese invasion of Hawai'i after theattack on Pearl Harbor; and see Dick 1994, Harris 1992,and Trouras 2001.]

William M. Tuttle, Jr., 1993, "Daddy's Gone To War" -The Second World War in the Lives of American Children (OxfordUniversity Press). [Self-evident from title.]

George R. Tweed, 1945,Robinson Crusoe USN:  TheAdventures of George R. Tweed RmIC on Japanese-Held Guam [1941-1944](Whittlesey House). [Self-evident from title; and compare with 1972 28 Years in the Guam Jungle:  Sergeant Yokoi Home from World War II.]

Alistair Urquhart, 2010,The Forgotten Highlander:  An IncredibleWWII Story Of Survival In The Pacific (NY:  Skyhorse Publishing). [Self-evident from title but with aninteresting statement by the author: "...upon our liberation we all signed undertakings to the British government that we would not talk about the war crimes we witnessed or reveal what we saw in the atomic wasteland of Nagasaki.  Now I am breaking my silence to bear witness to thesystematic torture and murder of tens of thousands of allied prisoners [page2]."

Edward Van Der Rhoer, 1978, Deadly Magic: A PersonalAccount of Communications Intelligence in World War II in thePacific (NY: Charles Scribner's Sons). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Dan van der Vat, 1991, The Pacific Campaign: TheU.S.-Japanese Naval War 1941-1945 (NY: Simon & Schuster).[Self-evident from title.]

Nicholas A. Veronico, 2007, World War II Shipyards By The Bay (Arcadia Publishing). [Excellent publication!]

William Van Osdol, 1994, Famous Americans in World War II (St. Paul, MN: Phalanx Publishing Co., Ltd.). [Self-evident from title.]

Charles H. Walker, 2004, Combat Officer: A Memoir Of Warin The South Pacific (Random House). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Paul D. Walker, 2003, Truman's Dilemma: Invasion or theBomb (Gretna, LA: Pelican Pub.) [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Denis Warner and Peggy Warner [with Sadao Seno],1982, The Sacred Warriors: Japan's Suicide Legions (NY:Avon Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Adrian Weale [Editor], 1995, Eye-WitnessHiroshima (NY: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.] 

Doris Weatherford, 1990,American Women And World War II (NJ:  Castle Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Bert Webber, 1975, Retaliation: Japanese Attacks and Allied Countermeasures on the Pacific Coast in World War II (Corvallis: Oregon State University Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Bert Webber, 1995, Panic! at Fort Stevens: Japanese Navy Shells Fort Stevens, Oregon in World War-II (Medford, Oregon: Webb Research Group Publishers). [Self-evident from title.]

Stanley Weintraub, 1991, Journey Into War: December 7,1941 (NY: Truman Talley Books Dutton). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

J. N. Westwood, 1973, The Illustrated History of theRusso-Japanese War (Chicago: Henry Regnery Company).[Self-evident from title: although this is before World War II inthe Pacific it provides insight into the eventual conflict in thePacific Islands.]

Josette Dermody Wingo, 1994, Mother Was A Gunner's Mate:World War II In The Waves (Annapolis: Bluejacket Books, NavalInstitute Press). [Self-evident from title: interestingperspective by the author, who was the "Gunner's Mate" of the title.Note her comments to the reader: "This story is about real eventsthat happened, although many names have been changed to protectprivacy, some biographical details have been altered, and some of thecharacters in the story are composites. All good sea stories areconflated, inflated, exaggerated, and embellished. This one is noexception." Stress added!]

Keith Wheeler et al., 1980, War Under ThePacific (Alexandria, VA: World War II - Time-Life Books).[Self-evident from title.]

Robert K. Wilcox, 1985, Japan's Secret War (NY:William Morrow and Company, Inc.). [Convincing argument thatJapan test-fired a nuclear device on the Korean peninsula on August10, 1945, prior to their surrender in September,1945.]

Peter Williams and David Wallace, 1989, Unit 731:Japan's Secret Biological warfare in World War II (NY: The FreePress). [Self-evident from title.]

Robin Winks, 1996, Cloak and Gown: Scholars in theSecret War (1987 first edition; Yale University Press).[Self-evident from title but concentrating, primarily onactivities of "Yalies" and the European Theatre (with some passingPacific information.]

K. Scott Wong, 2005, Americans First: Chinese Americansand the Second World War (Harvard University Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Matthew Wright, 2003,  Pacific War:  New Zealand and Japan 1941-1945(Auckland:  Reed Publishing). [Self-evident from title.]

Peter Wyden,1984, Day One: Before Hiroshima AndAfter (NY: Warner Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Emily Yellin, 2004, Our Mothers' War: American Women AtHome And At The Front During World War II (NY: Free Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Bill Yenne, 2006, The American Aircraft Factory in World War II (Minneapolis, MN: Zenith Press). [Self-evident from title.]

H. S. Yoder, 1997, Planned Invasion of Japan, 1945: TheSiberian Weather Advantage (Philadelphia: American PhilosophicalSociety). [Self-evident from title.]

Ellis Zacharias, 1946, Secret Missions: The Story of anIntelligence Officer (NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons). [Self-evidentfrom title.] 

Louis Zamperini and David Rensin, 2003, Devil At My Heels:  A Heroic Olympian's Astonishing Story of Survival as  Japanese POW in World War II(HarperCollins).  [Excellent story about the life of Louis Zamperini and his survival from a 1943 plane crash in the Pacific Ocean; and see Hillenbrand, 2010.]

Thomas W. Zeiler, 2004, Unconditional Defeat: Japan,America, And The End of World War II (Wilmington, Delaware:Scholarly Resources, Inc.) [Self-evident from title.]

Mitchell Zuckoff, 2011,  Lost In Shangri-La:  A True Story of Survival, Adventure,and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II (HarperCollins). [Excellent book dealing with a rescue in "Dutch" New Guineain 1945.]


Specific reference publications that have Pacific World War IIinformation:

Douglas Brinkley [Editor], 2004, The World WarII Memorial: A Grateful Nation Remembers (Smithsonian Books).[Self-evident from title.] 

David Brown, 1990, Warship Losses Of World War Two(London: Villiers House). [Self-evident from title.]

I.C.B. Dear [General Editor], 1995, The OxfordCompanion to World War II (Oxford University Press).[Self-evident from title.] 

D. Colt Denfield [and Edited by Scott Russell],1981 [2002 Third Edition], Japanese WorldWar II Fortifications and Other Military Structures in the CentralPacific (Northern Mariana Islands: Division of HistoricPreservation). [Self-evident from title.] 

Keith D. Dickson, 2001, World War II For Dummies(Wiley Publishing Inc.). [Self-evident from title and a nicelywritten publication.]  

Hans Dollinger, 1965, The Decline and Fall of NaziGermany and Imperial Japan: A Pictorial History of the Final Days ofWorld War II [Technical Advisor Dr. Hans-Adolf Jacobsen and Translated from the German by Arnold Pomerans.] (NY: Crown Publishers, Inc.) [Self-evident from title.] 

Kent Roberts Greenfield [General Editor], 1952,United States Army in World War II Pictorial Record: The WarAgainst Japan (Washington DC: Center of Military History UnitedStates Army). [Self-evident from title.] 

Grosset & Dunlap [Publishers], 1946, ThePicture History of World War II 1939-1945 [Original Title:Collier's Photographic History of World War II] (P.F.Collier & Son Corporation). [Self-evident fromtitle.] 

Richard Fuller, 1992, Shokai: Hirohito's Samurai -Leaders of the Japanese Armed Forces, 1926-1945 (London: ACassell Imprint). [Self-evident from title: but an excellentcompanion piece to Taylor and Shaw, 1987).  

Michael E. Haskew and Douglas Brinkley [Editors],2004, The World War II Desk Reference (NY:HarperCollins). [Self-evident from title.]

Ken Jones and Arthur F. McClure, 1973, Hollywood At War:The American Motion Picture and World War II (South Brunswick andNew York: A.S. Barnes and Company). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Don McCombs and Fred L. Worth, 1983, World War II: 4,139Strange And Fascinating Facts (NY: Wings Books/Random House).[Self-evident from title.]

Donald L. Miller, 2005, D-Days In The Pacific (NY:Simon & Schuster). [Self-evident from title: Chronology ofthe 126 American amphibious invasions in the war in thePacific.]

Cesare Salmaggi and Alfredo Pallavisini [Compilers], 1977, 2194 Days of War: An illustrated Chronology of theSecond World War with 620 illustrations and 84 maps (New York:Gallery Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Antony Shaw, 1999, World War II Day by Day (London:The Brown Reference group). [Self-evident from title.]

J. Douglas Smith and Richard Jensen, 2003, World War IIOn The Web: A Guide To The Very Best Web Sites[includes CD-ROM] (Delaware: Scholarly ResourceBooks). [Self-evident from title.]

David Smurthwaite, 1995, The Pacific War Atlas,1941-1945 (NY: Facts on Files). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Donald Sommerville, 1989, World War II: Day By Day - AnIllustrated Almanac 1939-1945 (Greenwich, CT: Dorset Press).[Self-evident from title.]  

C.L. Sulzberger, 1966, The American Heritage History ofWorld War II (NY: Simon & Schuster). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Jehanne Teilhet-Fisk, 1975, Paradise Reviewed: AnInterpretation of Gauguin's Polynesian Symbolism (Ann Arbor, MI:1983 UMI Press Edition). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Chuck Thompson, 2002, The 25 Best World War II Sites:Pacific Theater (San Francisco, CA: Greenline Publications).[Self-evident from title.]

Shunsuke Tsurumi, 1986, An Intellectual History ofWartime Japan 1931-1945 (London: KPI). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Anne Sharp Wells, 1999, Historical Dictionary of WorldWar II: The War Against Japan (Lanham, MD & London: TheScarecrow Press, Inc.) [Self-evident from title.]

Mary H. Williams [Compiler], 1960, United StatesArmy in World War II Special Studies Chronology 1941-1945(Washington, D.C.: Department of The Army). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Michael Wright [Editor], 1989, The Reader'sDigest Illustrated History of World War II (London).[Self-evident from title.]

Mike Wright, 1998, What They Didn't Teach You AboutWorld War II (NY: Ballantine Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]


Specific web pages with World War II topics:

J. Douglas Smith and Richard Jensen, 2003, World War IIOn The Web: A Guide To The Very Best Web Sites[includes CD-ROM] (Delaware: Scholarly ResourceBooks). [Self-evident from title.] [National World War II Memorial} Washington, D.C.][National Death Tolls For the Second World War][World War II} Day-by-day][World War II} Important Dates][The War Page} Including excellent "visuals" on the PacificTheatre of Operations].[National Park Service: A Guide to the War in thePacific][WW2, Pacific War][Hawaii War Records Depository: Honolulu Advertiser and HonoluluStar Bulletin][NARA Documents: Japanese American Veterans Collection DigitalResources][U.S. Navy World War II Number Coded GeographicalLocations][Battle of Midway][World War II Links on the Internet][The Learning Channel} Pacific][The Home Front} Women at War][US Department of Defense Official Website} World War II MemorialDedication][Answers.Com} List of People Associated With World WarII][Australia Remembers1945-1995][Kokoda Track Memorial Walkway][ANZAC Day} Commemorating Gallipoli, 25 April 1915][ANZAC Day} Australia][MacArthur Museum Brisbane, Australia][The Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War}Victoria University of Wellington][ANZAC Day} New Zealand][Digger History: Australia & New Zealand at War: AnUnofficial History][ Australia's War 1939-1945].[Ahoy-Mac's Web Log-Home} "This site is dedicated to all 'Whowent down to the sea in ships' in World War 2, in whatever capacitythey may have served the cause of freedom, but especially to theEighty Four Officers and Men who died in H.M.A.S. Canberra at theBattle of Savo Island, on the 9th of August, 1942."[World War II} History Learning Site, United Kingdom][The Coast Guard in World War II] [World War Links including World War I and World War II} from Killeen, Texas][CARL (Combined Arms Research Library) Command and General StaffCollege, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.][Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas:Japan's Battle of Okinawa][HyperWar: U.S. Army in World War II} which provides linkssuch as the following:] [U.S. Navy at War, 1941-1945: Losses of United States Naval Vessels From all Causes, 7 December 1941-1 October 1945] [United States Army In World War Two: Strategy and Command: the First two Years] [United States Army In World War Two: Cartwheel - The Reduction of Rabaul] [United States Army In World War Two: Victory in Papua] [The Battle of Savo Island, Guadalcanal, August 8-9, 1942] [The Battle of Cape Esperance, 11 October 1942] [Army Air Forces in WWII: Vol. IV} The Pacific: Guadalcanal to Saipan, August 1942 to July 1944] [United States Army In World War Two: Seizure of the Gilberts and Marshalls] [United States Army In World War Two: The Fall of the Philippines] [Iwo Jima - The Flag Raisers} detailed information on the six individuals, three of whom died on Iwo Jima.] [Iwo Jima] [African-Americans and the U.S. Navy, World War II Service At Pacific Bases]. [African-Americans and the U.S. Navy, World War II Service At Pacific Bases, Part 2].[The U.S. Army Center of Military History} which provideslinks such as the following:] [Guadalcanal: The First Offensive] [Online Bookshelves: WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater} The U.S. Army Center of Military History] [Okinawa: The Last Battle} The U.S. Army Center of Military History][US Naval Historical Center: Formal Surrender of Japan - Selectedand Miscellaneous Views][United States Marine Corps Operations in WWII} which provideslinks such as the following:] [United States Marine Corps Operations in WWII} Isolation of Rabaul] [United States Marine Corps Operations in WWII} Central Pacific Drive] [United States Marine Corps Operations in WWII} Saipan: The Decisive Battle] [United States Marine Corps Operations in WWII} Iwo Jima][Seabee History: World War II} Dealing with the "ConstructionBattalion" activities of World War II][United States Air Force Museum: Combat in the Pacific - WorldWar II][War Of Our Fathers: World War II, The Pacific][Northwestern University} World War II Instrument ofSurrender][The University of Oklahoma Law Center} The Japanese SurrenderDocuments of World War II][Quartermaster Supply in the Pacific During World War II][U.S. National Archives & Records Administration} ResearchRoom-World War II Photos][World War II Timeline} University of San Diego][World War II Pictures by Date} University of San Diego][World War II Links on the Internet][World War II by History Link 101][U.S. National Park Service} War in The Pacific][U.S. National Park Service} American Memorial Park,Saipan][National Park Service} World War II Warships][Saipan][D-Day: The Invasion of Saipan][Pacific War} Operation Downfall][Operation Hailstone: The Battle of Truk Lagoon][Listing of Various World War Two Museums} Europe andPacific][Nihon Kaigun: Imperial Japanese Navy Page][Slideviewer} Numerous World War II "slide" shows, both Europeand Pacific.][Native Americans in World War II].[Navajo Code Talkers in World War II][Battle for Kwajalein in pictures-1944].[The Northern Mariana Islands and World War II].[A Brief history of Okinawa].[Atomic Missions 60th Anniversary} Tinian][Yasukuni Shrine, Tokyo][Yasukuni Shrine, Tokyo][1 July 1946} United States Strategic Bombing Survey: SummaryReport (Pacific War)][Atomic Bomb Decision (Hiroshima-Nagasaki)][Japanese American Internment][Rosie The Riveter Memorial, Richmond, California][Battleship Missouri Memorial, Pearl Harbor, Hawai'i][Oral History Transcript of 2 September 1945 Ceremony][World War Two on Postage Stamps} interesting site!]


Specific European WWII items:

Bevin Alexander, 2000, How Hitler Could Have Won WorldWar II: The Fatal Errors That Led To Nazi Defeat (NY: ThreeRivers Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Cajus Becker, 1971, Verdammte See [1974English translation as Hitler's Naval War] (NY: KensingtonPublishing Corp.). [Self-evident from title.]

Antony Beever, 1982, The Spanish Civil War (NY:Peter Bedrick Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Alan Clark, 1965, Barbarossa: The Russian-GermanConflict 1941-1945 (NY: William Morrow and Company).[Self-evident from title.]

Angelo M. Codevilla, 2000, Between the Alps and a HardPlace: Switzerland in World War II and Moral BlackmailToday (Washington, DC: Regnery Publishing, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.]

Norman Davies, 2006, No Simple Victory: World War II InEurope 1939-1945 (NY: Penguin Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Todd DePastino, 2008, Bill Mauldin: A Life Up Front(NY: W. W. Norton & Company.) [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Carlo D'Este, 1990, World War II In The Mediterranean1942-1945 (Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

James P. Duffy, 2004, Target: America - Hitler's Plan toAttack The United States (Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers).[Self-evident from title.]

David Edgerton, 2011,Britain's War Machine:  Weapons,Resources, and Experts in the Second World War (Oxford University Press). [Self-evident from title.]

David A. Foy, 1984, For You The War Is Over: AmericanPrisoners of War in Nazi Germany (NY: Stein and Day).[Self-evident from title.]

Wolfgang Frank and Bernhard Rogge, 1956, The GermanRaider Atlantis (NY: Ballantine Books). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Roger A. Freeman, 1977, B17 Fortress At War (NY:Charles Scribner's Sons). [Self-evident from title.]

Alton Frye, 1967, Nazi Germany And The AmericanHemisphere (New Haven: Yale University Press). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Paul Fussell, 2005, The Boys' Crusade: The AmericanInfantry In Northwestern Europe, 1944-1945 (NY: Modern Library).[Self-evident from title.]

Michael Gannon, 1990, Operation Drumbeat: The DramaticTrue Story of Germany's First U-Boat Attacks Along the American Coastin World War II (NY: Harper & Row). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Michael Gannon, 1999, Invade Brazil?! Proceedings of theUnited States Naval Institute (Annapolis, Maryland), Vol. 125(October), pages 58-65.

Juliet Gardiner, 1992, "Overpaid, Oversexed, & OverHere" The American GI In World War II Britain (NY: Canopy Books).[Self-evident from title.]

Erich Gimpel, 2003, Agent 146: The True Story of a NAZISpy in America [originally published in Great Britain in1957 as Spy for Germany (NY: St. Martin's Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Randall Hansen, 2008,Fire And Fury:  The AlliedBombing Of Germany 1942-1945 (NY: New American Library).[Self-evident from title.]

Paul D. Harkins, 1969, When The Third Cracked Europe:The Story of Pattons' Incredible Army (Harrisburg, PA: StackpoleBooks). [Self-evident from title.]

Edwin P. Hoyt, 1988, Hitler's War (NY: McGraw-HillBook Company). [Self-evident from title.]

Louis E. Keefer, 1992, Italian Prisoners of War inAmerica 1942-1946: Captives or Allies? (NY: Praeger).[Self-evident from title.]

Don & Petie Kladstrup, 2001, Wine & War: The French, The Nazis & The Battle For France's Greatest Treasure(New York: Broadway Books). [Self-evident from title.]

Arnold Kramer, 1979, NAZI Prisoners of War inAmerica (NY: Stein and Day). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Mark Mazower, 2008, Hitler's Empire: How The Nazis RuledEurope (NY: The Penguin Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Timothy J. Runyan and Jan M. Copes [Editors], 1994,To Die Gallantly: The Battle of the Atlantic (Boulder,Colorado: Westview Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Leo Schelbert [Editor], 2000, Switzerland UnderSiege 1939-1945: A Neutral Nation's Struggle For Survival(Rockport, Maine: Picton Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

David Stafford, 2007, Endgame, 1945: The Missing FinalChapter of World War II (NY: Little Brown and Company).[Self-evident from title.]

James Taylor and Warren Shaw, 1987, The Third ReichAlmanac (NY: World Almanac). [Self-evident from title: but anexcellent companion piece to Fuller, 1992). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

H.P. Willmott, 1999, The Second World War In TheEast (London: Cassell). [Self-evident from title.][Self-evident from title.]

Ron Ziel, 1970, Steel Rails To Victory: A PhotographicHistory of Railway Operations During World War II (NY: HawthornBooks, Inc.). [Self-evident from title.]


Specific Latin America items:  

Marvin Alisky, 1969, Uruguay: A Contemporary Survey(NY: Frederick A. Praeger). [Self-evident from title.]

Leslie Bethell, 1984a, The Cambridge History of LatinAmerica Volume I: Colonial Latin America (Cambridge UniversityPress). [Self-evident from title.]

Leslie Bethell, 1984b, The Cambridge History of LatinAmerica Volume II: Colonial Latin America (Cambridge UniversityPress). [Self-evident from title.]

Lucille Brockway, 1979, Science And Colonial Expansion:The Role of the British Royal Botanic Gardens (NY: AcademicPress). [Self-evident from title.]

Brian Fagan 1991, Kingdoms of Gold, Kingdoms of Jade:The Americas Before Columbus (London: Thames and Hudson, Ltd.).[Self-evident from title.]

Emilia Viotti Da Costa, 2000, The Brazilian Empire:Myths & Histories (Chapel Hill: The University of NorthCarolina Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Thomas D. Dillehay, 2000, The Settlement of theAmericas: A New Prehistory (NY: Basic Books). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Alan Gheerbrant, 1992, The Amazon: Past, Present, andFuture [Translated from the French and originally publishedin 1988] (NY: Henry N. Abrams, Inc.). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Eugene C. Harter, 1985, The Lost Colony of theConfederacy (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi).[Self-evident from title.]

Robert M. Levine and John J. Crocitti [Editors],1999, The Brazil Reader: History, Culture, Politics(Durham: Duke University Press). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Frederick C. Luebke, 1987, Germans in Brazil: AComparative History of Cultural Conflict During World War I(Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

John Lynch, 1973, The Spanish-American Revolutions,1808-1826 (NY: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.]

Colin MacLachlin, 2003, A History of ModernBrazil: The Past Against The Future (Wilmington, Delaware: AScholarly Resources, Inc.). [Self-evident from title.]

Charles C. Mann, 2005, 1491: New Revelations of theAmerica Before Columbus (NY: Knopf). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

J. J. Parry, 1979, The Discovery of South America(NY: Taplinger Publishing Company). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Carlos José Russo Assumpção Penteado,2006, The Brazilian Participation in World War II(Kansas: Fort Leavenworth.) [Master of Military Art And ScienceThesis.] [See:]

Jean L. Willis, 1974, Historical Dictionary ofUruguay (Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, Inc.). [Self-evident from title.]

Peter Winn, 1992, Americas: The Changing Face of LatinAmerica and The Caribbean (NY: Pantheon Books). [Self-evidentfrom title.]


My specific Pacific Web Pages:

2017a [October-November References for the Seabourn Sojourn cruise} October 14, 2017 to November 15, Los Angeles to the South Pacific, returning to Los Angeles via the Hawai'ian Islands].

2017b [Thoughts On EO9066: 1942-1988. For a presentation in Professor William Nitzky's CSU, Chico ANTH 467 (Exhibit Research, Design, and Installation].

2017c [Brochure: Some Selective Information For Smithsonian Journeys: French Polynesia (February 9-19, 2017).]

2017d [Brochure references as well as reading list and video links for Smithsonian Journeys: French Polynesia (February 9-19, 2017).]

2016a [September-November References for the cruise of the Noordam and the Amsterdam} September 25, 2016 to November 17, 2016. Vancouver, British Columbia, to Hawai'i and then to the South Pacific, disembarking in San Diego].

2016b [Non-Fiction & Fiction Writers by Carol (Sadie) Urbanowicz].

2016c [Brochure: Some Selective Information For Smithsonian Journeys: French Polynesia (February 4-14, 2016).]

2016d [Brochure references as well as reading list and video links for Smithsonian Journeys: French Polynesia (February 4-14, 2016).]

2015a [Smithsonian Journey Expert.]

2015b [September-November References for the Amsterdam cruise} September 27, 2015 to November 4, Seattle to Hawai'i and then South Pacific, ending in Tahiti].

2015c [September-November Population & Area information for the Amsterdam cruise} September 27, 2015 to November 4, Seattle to Hawai'i and then South Pacific, ending in Tahiti]

2015d [Non-Fiction & Fiction Writers by Carol (Sadie) Urbanowicz].

2015e [World War II, 1931-1945: Words, images, And Locations. For the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum at CSU, Chico, September 3 and the video that was made of the presentation is available at (50:29)].

2015f [Prepared in anticipation of the February 2016 Paul Gauguin cruise through French Polynesia].

2015g [February-March References for the Statendam cruise} February 13, 2015 to March 15, San Diego to Hawai'i and French Polynesia and return to San Diego].

2015h [January References for the Ocean Princess cruise} January 2, 2015 to January 27, Fort Lauderdale to French Polynesia, via the Panama Canal, selected South American ports, and Easter Island].

2014a [Cruising Into Retirement As An Anthropologist. For the 113th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, D.C., December 3-7, 2014].

2014b [September-October 2014 References for a segment of the Volendam} September 24, 2014 to October 19, 2014, Vancouver to Sydney].

2014c [April 2014 References for a segment of the Sapphire Princess} April 3, 2014 to April 29, 2014, Los Angeles to Osaka].

2014d [February-March 2014 References for a segment of the Statendam} February 14, 2014 to March 5, 2014, San Diego to Pape'ete].

2013a [October-November 2013 References for a segment of the Statendam} October 10, 2013 to November 3, 2013, Honolulu to San Diego, Califormnia].

2013b [January-February 2013 References for a segment of the Amsterdam World Cruise} January 27, 2013 to February 6, 2013, Pape'ete to Auckland, New Zealand].

2012a [Anthropology Through Cartoons, Or, Anthropology Can Be Funny! For the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum at CSU, Chico, December 13, 2012.]

2012b [October 2012 References for the Star Princess Cruise} October 21, 2012 to November 5, 2012, San Francisco to Hawai'i and return to San Francisco].

2012c [Pacific Travelers, presented with Sadie Urbanowicz. For the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum at CSU, Chico, April 12, 2012.]

2012d [March 2012 References for the ms Oosterdam Cruise} March 17, 2012 to March 31, 2012, San Diego to Hawai'i and return to San Diego].

2012e [February 2012 References for the Queen Elizabeth Cruise} February 4, 2012 to February 28, 2012, San Francisco to Sydney, Australia].

2011a [October 2011 References for the ms Zaandam cruise} October 30, 2011 to November 7, 2011, San Diego to Honolulu, Hawai'i.

2011b [September-October 2011 References for the Rhapsody of the Seas Cruise} Honolulu to Auckland, New Zealand (via French Polynesia).]

2011c [February 2011 References for the ms Queen Victoria cruise} February 17, 2011 to March 3, 2011, Los Angeles to Hawai'i and return to Los Angeles.

2010a[December 2010 References for the ms Rotterdamcruise} December 1, 2010 to December 11, 2010, Honolulu, Hawai'ito Pape'ete, French Polynesia.]

2010b[September 2010 References for the ms Rotterdamcruise} September 30, 2010 to October 23, 2010, Honolulu,Hawai'i, the Cook Islands, and French Polynesia and to SanDiego.]

2010c[April 2010 References for the ms Volendam cruise}April 17, 2010 to May 12, 2010, Sydney to Vancouver.]

2010d[March 2010 References for the ms Rotterdam cruise}March 8, 2010 to April 10, 2010, San Diego to Hawai'i, the CookIslands, and French Polynesia and return to San Diego.]

2009a[March 2009 References for the Spirit of Oceanus cruise}February 27, 2009 to March 13, 2009, Fiji to Guam.]

2009b[February 2009 References for the Spirit of Oceanus cruise} February 13, 2009 to February 26, 2009, Tahiti toFiji.]

2009c[January 2009 References for the ms Prinsendam cruisesegment} January 22, 2009 to February 2, 2009, Fortaleza, Brazil toRio de Janeiro, Argentina.]

2008a[Specific Pacific References for the ms Amsterdam} 23January 2008]

2008b[Specific Pacific References for the ms Ryndam} 6 January2008]

2007a[Pearl Harbor After Sixty-Six Years and World War II in the PTO(Pacific Theater of Operations)]. For the CSU, ChicoAnthropology Forum at CSU, Chico, December 6.]

2007b[CSU, Chico ANTH 373, Pacific Cultures.Fall 2007 ].

2007c[Gauguin Pacific References} 25 June 2007]

2007d[Specific Pacific References} 15 January 2007]

2006a[April->May 2006 Cruise Dates} Selected Historical Dates forthe 21-Day Islands of the Pacific Theatre Cruise, Sydney to Osaka,April 26-May 17, Pacific Princess Itinerary K612].

2006b[Back to the Pacific Again (and Again and Again and Again)! Forthe CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum at CSU, Chico, March2.]

2006c[Cruising Through World War II Battle Islands in the Pacific. Fora presentation at The Lodge, Chico, California, January 4,2006.]

2005a[World War II Ends! For the CSU, Chico AnthropologyForum at CSU, Chico, September 1.]

2005b[Pacific Princess Itinerary K515} Selected HistoricalDates for the 25-Day Islands of the Pacific Theater Cruise, Honoluluto Beijing, May 29->June 24.]

2005c[Tahiti: From 1971 to 2004/2005. For the CSU, ChicoAnthropology Forum, May 5.]

2004a[Europeans in Tahiti: From Cook to Gauguin. For the CSU,Chico Anthropology Forum, November 4.]

2004b[Mapping The Islands of the Pacific: Islanders and Others(Including Cook and Darwin). For a presentation at the WAML(Western Association of Map Libraries)Conference, April 29-31, 2004, at CSU, Chico.]  

2003b[Destination Polynesia: Tahiti And The Neighbor Islands. For theCSU, Chico Anthropology Forum, November 6.]

1998a[Course Syllabus for ANTH 273: Pacific Cultures,CSU, Chico, Spring 1998.]

1998b,[Comments on Tasmanian Publications of 1884 and1973/74].

1993a[Peoples & Cultures of the Pacific: Okeania est omnisdivisa in partes tres. For the CSU, Chico AnthropologyForum, September 30.]

1993b[Oceania & The Pacific for Journalism 116: InternationalCommunications In The Global Arena. For CSU, Chico JOUR116 (International Communications In The Global Arena) atCSU, Chico, March 25.]

1991a[Abstract of: Prelude to Pearl Harbor: Operation Hawai'i.For the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum, December 5.]

1991b[Complete paper of "Prelude to Pearl Harbor: OperationHawai'i" for the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum, December5.]

1991c[Information Technology for the Pacific Basin. For the 17thPacific Science Congress, Honolulu, Hawai'i, May 27-June 2.]

1989a[Tourism in Tonga Revisited: Continued Troubled Times? HostsAnd Guests: The Anthropology of Tourism, edited by V. Smith, 2ndEdition (University of Pennsylvania), pp. 105-117.]

1989b[The Islands of Hawaii: 750A.D. to 1989. For the CSU, ChicoAnthropology Forum, September 21.]

1988[The Potential of the Pacific: Some Suggestions from CaliforniaState University, Chico. For the 1988 Annual Meeting of The PacificTelecommunications Council, Honolulu, Hawai'i, February15-19.]

1983[Christian Missionaries in the Polynesian Kingdom of Tonga: Late18th Century & Early 19th Century Activities. For the AnnualMeeting of the American Historical Association, San Francisco,California, for the Symposium entitled "Missions and Missionaries inthe Pacific: An Overview" on December 28.]

1980[Women In The Pacific: Some Polynesian Examples. For the"Asia and Pacific" Section of the 28th Annual Meeting of the AmericanSociety for Ethnohistory, San Francisco, California, October23-25.]

1977a [Tourism in Tonga: Troubled Times. Hosts and Guests: TheAnthropology of Tourism, edited by V. Smith (University ofPennsylvania), pp. 83-92.]

1977b[Motives and Methods: Missionaries in Tonga in the Early 19thCentury. The Journal of the Polynesian Society, Vol. 86, No.2: 245-263.]

1976[John Thomas, Tongans, and Tonga! The Tonga Chronicle(July 15, 1976), Nuku'alofa, Tonga, Vol. 13, No. 7: 7.]

1973[Tongan Adoption Before The Constitution of 1875.Ethnohistory, Vol. 20, No. 2: 109-123.]

1972[Tongan Social Structure: Data From An EthnographicReconstruction. For the 71st Annual Meeting of the AmericanAnthropological Association,Toronto, Canada, December 2.]

1971[Tongan Culture: From the 20th Century to the 19th Century. Forthe 70th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association,New York, New York, November 17.]

1968[Comments on Bronislaw Malinowski (1884-1942). For the GraduateSeminar (ANTH 507) taken at the University of Oregon in the FallQuarter of 1968. The original paper was entitled "Notes" and wasdated October 29, 1968 and was originally placed on the WWW onDecember 30,1998.


Some of my specific Darwin web pages:

2010[Review of Charles Darwin: The Concise Story of anExtraordinary Man by Tim M. Berra (Baltimore: The Johns HopkinsUniversity Press, 2008), in Reports of the National Center forScience Education (Berkeley, California), Volume 30, Numbers 1-2(January-April), pages 37-38. 

2008[Personal Comments on Anthropology and Darwin. For ProfessorDavid Eaton's CSU, Chico ANTH 600 (Core Seminarin Anthropology) on September 30,2008, at California State University, Chico.

2007[Why Go To The Galápagos? Why Not?! For the HumanitiesCenter Friday Tertulia at CSU, Chico, August27.]

2005[Urbanowicz on Darwin and Human Happiness! [For apresentation in PHIL 321 (ETHICS AND HUMANHAPPINESS) at CSU, Chico, November 30.]

2004a[The Darwin Project: 1996 to 2004! For the Tenth AnnualConference on Learning and Teaching sponsored by CELT(Center for Excellence in Learning andTeaching), October 21-22, 2004, at CSU, Chico.]

2004b,][Four Darwin Videos from CSU, Chico. For the CSU, ChicoAnthropology Forums, February 12 and 19.]

2003a Charles Darwin: - Part Three: A Man ofScience. [ ~Twenty-four Minute Video. Darwin fromSouth America, through the Galápagos Islands, and back toEngland.] []Produced and Edited by Ms. Donna Crowe: Instructional Media Center,CSU, Chico. Available via the Internet with REAL PLAYER[]

2002 ThereIs A Grandeur In This View Of Life. In Darwin DayCollection One: The Single Best Idea Ever (2002) Edited by AmandaChesworth et al. (Albuquerque, New Mexico: Tangled BankPress), pages 67-70.

2001a Charles Darwin: - Part Two: The Voyage. [~Twenty-two Minutes. Darwin from South America, through theGalápagos Islands, and back to England.] []Edited by Ms. Vilma Hernandez and Produced by Ms. Donna Crowe:Instructional Media Center, CSU, Chico. Available via theInternet with REAL PLAYER [].

2001bThe Galápagos Islands: Every Little Bit Helps.The Chico Enterprise-Record, Sunday, February 25 (page E1 andE2) and see:

2000[2000, South American visuals.]

1999 Charles Darwin: - Part One: The Voyage. [~Twenty-two Minutes. Darwin sailing from England to SouthAmerica.] []Produced and Edited by Ms. Donna Crowe: Instructional Media Center,CSU, Chico. Available via the Internet with REAL PLAYER[].

1997 Charles Darwin: Reflections - Part one: TheBeginning. [ ~Seventeen Minutes: Darwin in England].[].Produced and Edited by Ms. Donna Crowe: Instructional Media Center,CSU, Chico. Available via the Internet with REAL PLAYER[].

1990[Charles R. Darwin: My Life and My Times. For the CSU, ChicoAnthropology Forum, October 4.]

[Note: for a complete listing of all of my specificDarwin pages to date, back to 1965, please see:]


General Pacific topics web pages:[Discoverers Web: The Pacific & Australia][National Library of Australia} South Seas} Voyaging andCross-Cultural Encounters][Captain Cook Society Home Page][National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London][based on the 2002 book Blue Latitudes byTony Horwitz].[Australia} First Fleet Fellowship: "The First Fleet FellowshipVictoria Inc. is an historical society formed in 1984 to provide anassociation for all those people who have ancestors who arrived inAustralia in 1788 aboard one of the ships of the First Fleet."[Pacific Islands Report} East-West Center, University ofHawai'i][Presidency of French Polynesia][Federated States of Micronesia Government Home Page][Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands Archives][The CNMI Guide: Your Guide to Saipan, Tinian and Rota][Micronesian Seminar][Welcome to Bikini Atoll][Steve Thomas Traditional Micronesian NavigationCollection][Gauguin's Tahitian paintings found on the web][The Charles Darwin Foundation][The Friends of Charles Darwin][South Pacific Travel Photos][Jane Resture's Oceania Page] [NewZealand Electronic Text Centre} The New Zealand Electronic TextCentre's free online archive of New Zealand and Pacific Islands textsand heritage materials....][The Official historyof new Zealand in the Second WorldWar][][Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand][New Zealand in History][New Zealand: Treaty of Waitangi][New Zealand: Maori Statistics][First Maori War: 1845-47][Visiting Guam][US National Park Service} Saipan][Okinawa][Easter Island Home Page][Rapanui: The Edmunds and Bryan Photograhpic Collection,1904-1929][Early Images of the Australian Aborigines: 1993 Exhibit fromMonash University][Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawai'i][Fiji Museum, Suva, Fiji][Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington][Museum of Wellington City & Sea][Australian History][Port Arthur Historic Site, Tasmania, Australia][Sydney: Australian Musem Online]


I have no fiduciary arrangement (nor stock!) in GOOGLE but I heartily recommend "Google" as a tool for searching for information on the World Wide Web. In addition to Google's excellent "image search engine" I would also suggest PictureAustralia for image searches. One should also go to Image Search Engines: Fagan Finder


Specific Pacific tourist-related publications:

Denise Angelo et al., 1998, Australian PhraseBook: Understanding Aussies & Their CultureVictoria (Australia: Lonely Planet Publication Pty Ltd). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Timothy Auger [Editorial Director], 2001, NewZealand - DK Eyewitness Travel Guides (London: Dorling KindersleyPublishing, Inc.) [Self-evident from title.]

Glenda Bendure and Ned Friary, 1988, Micronesia: ASurvival Kit (Lonely Planet Publications). [Self-evident from title.]

Nicholas Cobb, 2002, Insight Compact Guide: Tahiti &French Polynesia (London: Apa Publications). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

Michael Ivory, 2002, Fodor's Exploring Australia, FifthEdition (NY: Fodor's Travel Publications). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

Robert F. Kay and Tamara Thompson, 2003, Hidden Tahiti:Including Moorea, Bora Bora, and the Society, Austral, Gambier,Tuamotu and Marquesas Islands (Berkeley, CA: Ulysses Press).[Self-evident from title.]

Siobhán O'Conner [Project Editor], 1996,Sydney - Dorling Kindersley Travel Guides (London: DorlingKindersley Publishing, Inc.) [Self-evident from title.]

Hilary Rogers et al., 2003, Tahiti & FrenchPolynesia, Sixth Edition (Melbourne: Lonely Planet Publications).[Self-evident from title.]

Zoë Ross [Managing Editor], 1998, Australia- DK Eyewitness Travel Guides (London: Dorling KindersleyPublishing, Inc.) [Self-evident from title.]

Scott Rutherford [Project Editor], 2002, InsightGuide: Hawaii (USA: Lamgemscheidt Publishers, Inc.).[Self-evident from title.]

Patricia Schultz, 2003, 1,000 Places To See Before YouDie: A Traveler's Life List (NY: Workman Publishing Company).[Self-evident from title.]

Jane Simonds [Senior Editor], 2000, Japan - DKEyewitness Travel Guides (London: Dorling Kindersley Publishing,Inc.) [Self-evident from title.]

Paul Smitz [Coordinating Author] et al.,2004, Australia 12th Edition (Oakland, CA: LonelyPlanet Publications Pty Ltd). [Self-evident from title.]

Sigrig Southworth, 1989, Treasures from Hawai'i in theMuseums of Europe (Honolulu). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

David Stanley, 2003,MoonHandbooks: Tahiti Including the Cook Islands, Fifth Edition(Emeryville, CA: Avalon Travel Publishing). [Self-evident fromtitle.]

David Stanley, 2004a, Moon Handbooks: Fiji, SeventhEdition (Emeryville, CA: Avalon Travel Publishing). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

David Stanley, 2004b, MoonHandbooks: South Pacific, Eighth Edition (Emeryville, CA: Avalon Travel Publishing). [Self-evident from title.]

David Stanley, 2007, Moon Handbooks: Tahiti, SixthEdition (Emeryville, CA: Avalon Travel Publishing). [Self-evidentfrom title.]

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FIGURE I: Composite Cruises} December 20, 2004 -> January 28, 2020

FIGURE II: Composite Pacific Locations} June 1970-> January 28, 2020

FIGURE IIa: msy Wind Spirit} January 26, 2021 -> February 5, 2021

FIGURE IIb: Oosterdam} March 21, 2020 -> April 18, 2020

FIGURE III: Viking Sun} January 4, 2020 -> January 28, 2020

FIGURE IV: Seabourn Sojourn} October 15, 2018 -> November 19, 2018

FIGURE V: Maasdam} March 25, 2018 -> March 31, 2018

FIGURE VI: Maasdam} February 1, 2018 -> February 25, 2018

FIGURE VII: Viking Sun} January 5, 2018 -> January 29, 2018

FIGURE VIII: Seabourn Sojourn} October 14, 2017 -> November 15, 2017

FIGURE IX: m/v Paul Gauguin} February 9, 2017 -> February 19, 2017

FIGURE X: ms Amsterdam} October 6, 2016 -> November 17, 2016

FIGURE XI: ms Noordam} September 25, 2016 -> October 5, 2016

FIGURE XII: m/v Paul Gauguin} February 4, 2016 -> February 14, 2016

FIGURE XIII: ms Amsterdam} September 27, 2015 -> November 4, 2015

FIGURE XIV: ms Statendam} February 13, 2015 -> March 15, 2015

FIGURE XV: Ocean Princess} January 2, 2015 -> January 27, 2015

FIGURE XVI: ms Volendam} September 24, 2014 -> October 19, 2014

FIGURE XVII: Sapphire Princess} April 3, 2014 -> April 29, 2014

FIGURE XVIII: ms Statendam} February 14, 2014 -> March 5, 2014

FIGURE XIX: ms Statendam} October 10, 2013 -> November 3, 2013

FIGURE XX: ms Amsterdam} January 27, 2013 -> February 6, 2013

FIGURE XXI: Star Princess} October 21, 2012 -> November 5, 2012
FIGURE XXII: ms Oosterdam} March 17, 2012 -> March 31, 2012

FIGURE XXIII: Queen Elizabeth} February 4, 2012 -> February 28, 2012

FIGURE XXIV: ms Zaandam} October 30, 2011 -> November 7, 2011

FIGURE XXV: Rhapsody of the Seas} September 21, 2011 -> October 6, 2011

FIGURE XXVI: ms Queen Victoria} February 17, 2011 -> March 3, 2011

FIGURE XXVII: ms Rotterdam} Honolulu to Pape'ete: 29 November 2010 -> 11 December 2010

FIGURE XXVIII: ms Rotterdam} Honolulu to San Diego: 30 September 2010 -> 23 October 2010

FIGURE XXIX: ms Volendam} Sydney to Vancouver: 17 April 2010 -> 12 May 2010


FIGURE XXX: ms Rotterdam} San Diego to San Diego: 8 March 2010 -> 10 April 2010


FIGURE XXXI: Spirit of Oceanus} Pape'ete, Tahiti to Guam: 13 February 2009 -> 13 March 2009


FIGURE XXXII: ms Prinsendam} Fortaleza, Brazil to Buenos Aires, Argentina: 22 January 2009 -> 2 February 2009


FIGURE XXXIII: ms Zaandam} Two cruises from North North America to Hawai'i: 3 April 2008 -> 11 May 2008 (including a cruise from San Diego to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and Seattle, Washington.


FIGURE XXXIV: ms Amsterdam} Bora Bora to Sydney: 23 January 2008 -> 10 February 2008


FIGURE XXXV: ms Ryndam} San Diego to Bora Bora: 6 January 2008 -> 23 January 2008


FIGURE XXXVI: ms Paul Gauguin} 30 June 2007 -> 11 July 2007

FIGURE XXXVII: Queen Elizabeth 2} 22 January 2007 -> 21 February 2007
FIGURE XXXVIII: Sapphire Princess} 28 February 2007 -> 12 March 2007

FIGURE XXXIX: Tahitian Princess} 29 May 2005 -> 24 June 2005
FIGURE XXXX: Pacific Princess} 26 April 2006 -> 17 May 2006

FIGURE XXXXI: Tahitian Princess} 2 January 2005 ->12 January 2005
FIGURE XXXXII: Tahitian Princess} 23 December 2004 -> 2 January 2005


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