Viking Sun (Los Angeles -> Auckland) / January 4, 2020-> January 28, 2020


Dr. Charlie Urbanowicz /Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

California State University,Chico / Chico, California 95929-0400

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Michael C.C. Adams, 1994, The Best War Ever: America and World War II (The Johns Hopkins UniversityPress).


Graham Allison, 2017,Destined For War:  Can America AndChina Escape Thucydides's Trap?  (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)


Stephen Ambrose, 1994,D-Day June 6, 1944:  TheClimactic Battle of World War II (NY:  Simon & Schuster)


Mark Anderson, 2012,The Day The World Discovered The Sun: An Extraordinary Story of Scientific Adventure and the Race to Track theTransit of Venus (Boston: Da Capo Press).


Kathryn J. Atwood, 2011,Women Heroes of World War II: 26 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Resistance, and Rescue(Chicago, Illinois:  Chicago ReviewPress).


James Aulich, 2007, WarPosters:  Weapons Of MassCommunication Thames & Hudson).


Alan Axelrod, 2008, TheReal History Of World War II:  ANew Look At the Past (New York:  Sterling Publishing).


Dirk Jan Barreveld, 2015, Cushing's Coup:  TheTrue Story of How Lt. Col. James Cushing and His Filipino Guerillas CapturedJapan's Plan Z and Changed the Course of the Pacific War (Philadelphia& Oxford:  Casement).


Jeanine Basinger, 1986,The World War II Combat Film: Anatomy of a Genre (Columbia University Press).


John Baxter, 2014, DisneyDuring World War II:  How The WaltDisney Studio Contributed To Victory In The War (New York:  Disney Editions).


TrevorBentley, 1999, Pakeha Maori:  The Extraordinary Story of theEuropeans Who Lived as Maori in early New Zealand (Penguin).


Lawrence Bergreen, 2003, Over the Edge of the World: Magellan'sTerrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (William Morrow &Company).


John Morton Blum,1976, V Was ForVictory:  Politics and AmericanCulture During World War II(NY:  Harcourt Brace Jovanovich).


Walter R.Borneman, 2012, TheAdmirals:  Nimitz, Halsey,Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea (NY:  Little,Brown and Company).


PeterBoyle, 2013, World War II inNumbers:  An Infographic Guide tothe Conflict, Its Conduct, And Its Consequences (Buffalo, NY: Firefly Books).


Russell Braddon, 1951, The Naked Island(1975 Penguin Books).


William Breuer, 2003, The Air-Raid Warden Was A Spy And Other Tales FromHome-Front America In World War II(Edison, NJ:  Castle Books).


Susan A.Brewer, 1997, To WinThe Peace:  BritishPropaganda In The United States During World War II Cornell University Press).


StephenR. Brown, 2003, Scurvy:  How a Surgeon, a Mariner, and aGentlemen Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail.


John GorleyBunker, 1972, LibertyShips:  The Ugly DucklingsOf World War II (Annapolis:  Naval Institute Press).


David AllenButler, 2002, WarriorQueens:  The Queen Mary andQueen Elizabeth in World War II (Great Britain:  Leo Cooper).


Robert J.C.Butow, 1961, Tojoand the Coming of the War(Stanford University Press).


Fran¨ois Cachin, 1992, Gauguin: The Quest For Paradise (NY:  Harry N. Abrams).


ThomasN. Carmichael, 1971, The NinetyDays:  Five battles That ChangedThe World October 1942 - January 1943[Guadalcanal, El Alamein, Operation Torch, Stalingrad, The Barents Sea] (OldSaybrook, CT:  Konecky &Konecky).


Mark Lincoln Chadwick, 1968, The Warhawks:  American Interventionists Before Pearl Harbor(NY: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.).


Russell T.Clement, 1991, PaulGauguin:  A Bio-Bibliography (NY:  Greenwood Press_.


Penny Colman, 1995, RosieThe Riveter:  Women Workingon the Home Front in World War II (Crown Books).


Richard Collier, 1989, Fighting Words: The Correspondents Of World War II (NY:  St.Martin's Press).


Lizzie Collingham, 2011, The Taste of War:  World War Two And The battle For Food (PenguinBooks).


Terry Copp and Matt Baker, 2019, Canadian Battlefields of the Second WorldWar:  Dieppe, D-Day, & TheBattle of Normandy - A Visitor's Guide (Waterloo, OntarioCanada:  LCMSDS Press of WilfridLaurier University). 


Gordon Corrigan, 2006, Blood, Sweat and Arrogance and themyths of Churchill's War (London:  Phoenix).


Bengt Danielsson, 1966, Gauguin In The South Seas (NY:  Doubleday & Company, Inc.).


Bengt Danielsson andMarie-Thˇr¸se Danielsson, 1986, PoisonedReign:  French nuclear colonialismin the Pacific [2nd revised edition] (Penguin).


Peter Darman, 2016, One Hundred Events That Shaped WorldWar II (NY:  Metro Books).


Charles Darwin, 1839, The Voyage of the Beagle. [Severaleditions].


Len Deighton andMax Hastings, 1990, Battleof Britain [originallypublished in 1980 byJonathan Cape Ltd.] (London: Michael Joseph).

Donald DeNevi, 1998, The West Coast Goes To War: 1941-1942 (Missoula, Montana:  PictorialHistories Publishing Company, Inc.).


Eric Jay Dolan, 2007, Leviathan:  The History of Whaling in America (NY:  W.W. Norton & Company).


Henri Dorra, 2007, The Symbolism of Paul Gauguin:  Erotica, Exotica, and the GreatDilemmas of Humanity(University of California Press).


Roy Douglas, 1992, BetweenThe Wars 1919-1939:  TheCartoonists' Vision (London: Routledge).


Peter Doyle, 2013, WorldWar II In Numbers:  AnInfographic Guide To The Conflict, Its Conduct, And Its Casualties (Firefly Books).


Joan Druett, 2011, Tupaia:The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's Polynesian Navigator (NewZealand:  Random House).


David Edgerton, 2011, Britain's War Machine:  Weapons, Resources, and Experts in theSecond World War (OxfordUniversity Press).


Robert L.Eichelberger [in collaboration with Milton Mackaye], 1950, Our Jungle Road To Tokyo [2017 edition] (The Viking Press).


Andy Flanagan, 2017, The Endless Battle:  The Fall of Hong Kong and Canadian POWsin Imperial Japan (NewBrunswick, Canada:  University ofNew Brunswick, New Brunswick Military History Project).


Stephen Fox, 1990, UnknownInternment:  An Oral Historyof the Relocation of Italian Americans during World War II (Boston:  Twayne Publishers).


George MacDonald Fraser, 2007, Quartered Safe Out Here: A Harrowing Tale of World War II [originally published in 2001 as Quartered Safe Out Here: A Harrowing Tale ofthe War in Burma] (NY: Shyhorse Publishing).


Paul Fussell, 1988, ThankGod For The Atomic Bomb And Other Essays (Simon & Schuster).


March Gallicchio [Editor], 2007, The Unpredictability of the Past:  Memories of the Asia-Pacific War inU.S.-East Asian Relations (Duke University Press).


Juliet Gardiner, 1992, "Overpaid,Oversexed, & Over Here" - The American GI in World War II Britain (NY:  Canopy Books).


Margaret Geddes, 2004, Blood, Sweat and Tears:  Australia's WWII remembered by the menand women who lived it(Penguin).


Helen Gilbert, 2006, "Okay,Girls - Man Your Bunks!:  Talesfrom the Life of a WWII Navy Wave (Toledo, Ohio:  Pedestrian Press).


CharlesGlass, 2013, TheDeserters: A Hidden History of World War II (Penguin).


Manfred Griehl, 2004, LuftwaffeOver America:  The SecretPlans to Bomb the United States in World War II [translated by Geoffrey Brooks](London:  Greenhill Books).


Alan L. Gropman[Editor], 1997, TheBig 'L' American logistics in World War II:  An IndustrialCollege of the Armed Forces Study (Washington, DC:  National Defense University Press).



Tenzin Gyatson [His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama], 2005, The Universe In A Single Atom:  The Convergence Of Science AndSpirituality (NY: Morgan Road Books).


Steve Harding, 2007, GrayGhost:  The R.M.S.Queen MaryAt War (Missoula,Montana:  PictorialHistories Publishing Company).


Peter Harmsen, 2013, Shanghai 1937:  Stalingrad on the Yangtze (Casement Publishers).


Judith M. Heimann, 1997, The Most Offensive Soul Alive:  Tom Harrison and His remarkable Life(University of Hawai'i Press).


Arthur Herman, 2012, Freedom's Forge:  How American Business Produced Victory in World War II(NY:  Random House).


Homer H. Hickam, Jr., 1989, Torpedo Junction:  U-Boat War Off America's East Coast, 1942(NY:  Dell).


Charles Higham, 1983, TradingWith The Enemy:  An Exposeof the Nazi-American Money Plot 1933-1949 (NY: Dell).


Stanley E.Hilton, 1981, Hitler'sSecret War In South America 1939-1945 (NY:  Ballantine Books).


James D. Hornfischer, 2011, Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy At Guadalcanal (NY:  Bantam Books).


K.R. Howe [Editor], 2006, Vaka Moana:  Voyages of the Ancestors (University of Hawai'iPress).


William Bradford Huie, 1944, Can Do! The Story of the Seabees (NY:  E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc.)


Ronald Jackson, 2017, China Clipper:  The Secret Pre-War Story of PanAmerican's Flying Boats(Lexington, Kentucky).


Leo Jansen etal., 2009, The letters:  The Complete Illustrated and AnnotatedEdition [of] Vincentvan Gogh (London:  Thames & Hudson, in associationwith the Van Gogh Museum and the Huygens Institute).


John W. Jeffries, 1996, WartimeAmerica:  The World War IIHome Front (Chicago:  I.R. Dee).


Adrienne L.Kaeppler, 1999, Fromthe Stone Age to the Space Age in 200 Years (Nuku'alofa, Tonga: The Tongan National Museum). 


Aristotle A.Kallis, 2005, NaziPropaganda and the Second World War (Palgrave Macmillan).


Louis E. Keefer, 1992, ItalianPrisoners of War in America 1942-1946: Captives or Allies? (NY: Praeger).


John Keegan, 1982, Six Armies in Normandy:  From D-Day to the Liberation of Paris(Penguin Books).


Danny Keenan, 2009, Wars Without End:  The Land Wars in Nineteenth-century New Zealand(Penguin).


Paul Kennedy, 2013, Engineers Of Victory:  The Problem Solvers Who Turned The Tide In The Second WorldWar (New York:  RandomHouse).


R. D. Keynes [Editor], 1988, Charles Darwin's Beagle Diary(Cambridge University Press).


Maury Klein, 2013, ACall To Arms:  MobilizingAmerica For World War II (NY:  Bloomsbury Press).


Donald Knox, 1981, Death March:  The Survivors of Bataan (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers).


Kenneth K.Koskodan, 2009, NoGreater Ally:  The untoldStory of Poland's Forces in World War II (Oxford, UK:  Osprey).


Ann Kramer, 2011, Women Wartime Spies (NY:  MJF Books).


Jonathan Lamb, Vanessa Smith, and Nicholas Thomas, Editors, 2000, Exploration & Exchange:  A South Seas Anthology, 1680-1900(The University of Chicago Press).


Nathaniel Lande, 2017, Spinning History:  Politics and Propaganda in World War II (New YorkCity:  Skyhorse Publishing).


Caroline Lang, 1989, Keep Smiling Through:  Women in the Second World War (University ofCambridge).


Howard J. Langer, 2002, The World War II 100:  A Ranking of the Most Influential Figures of the SecondWorld War (Edison, NJ: Castle Books).


Homer Lea, 1909, TheValor of Ignorance (NY: Harper and Brothers). [Fascinatingbook about a fascinating individual and purported to be the individual whoprovided the "blueprint" for the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor andan eventual invasion of the west coast of the United States.]


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


Michael Levison, R. Gerard Ward,and John W. Webb, 1973, TheSettlement of Polynesia:  AComputer Simulation (University of Minnesota Press).


Douglas Lockwood, 1966, Australia's Pearl Harbor Darwin, 1942(Adelaide:  Rigby Limited).


Nic Maclellan& Jean Chesneaux, 1998, After Moruroa:  Francein the South Pacific(Melbourne:  Ocean Press).


WilliamManchester, 1979, Goodbye Darkness: A Memoir of thePacific War (Little, Brown and Company).


WilliamManchester and Paul Reid, 2012, TheLast Lion:  Winston SpencerChurchill Defender Of The Realm 1940-1965 (NY: Little, Brown & Company).


GiuseppeMarchiori, 1968, Gauguin:  The life and work of the artistillustrated with 80 colour plates [translated from the 1967 Italian by Caroline Beamish](London:  Thames and Hudson).


John C. McManus, 2019, Fire And Fortitude:  The US Army In The Pacific War, 1941-1943(Penguin Random House LLC).


CharlesMessenger, 2004, TheSecond World War In Europe[p/o Smithsonian History of Warfare Series] (Smithsonian Books).

James A. Michener and A. Grove Day, 1957, Rascalsin Paradise (NY: Random House).

Allan R. Millett and Julian Thompson, 2012, WWII In100 Objects: The Story of the World's Greatest Conflict Told Through theObjects That Shaped it (NY: Metro Books).

Richard H.Minear, 1999, Dr.Seuss Goes To War:  TheWorld War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel (The New Press).

Deborah Montgomerie, 2001, The Women's War:  New Zealand Women 1939-1945 (AucklandUniversity Press).

Peter Moore, 2018, Endeavour:  The Ship and the Attitude that Changedthe World (London:  Chatto& Windus).

Ian Mosby, 2014, Food Will Win the War:  The Politics, Culture, and Science ofFood on Canada' Home Front (University of British Columbia Press).

Liza Mundy, 2017, Code Girls:  The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers ofWorld War II (NY: Hachette Books).


Bruce Myles, 1990, NightWitches:  The Amazing Storyof Russia's Women Pilots in World War II (Chicago:  Academy ChicagoPublishers).


Vicki Mynott, 2006, World War II Stories from Brisbane's SouthWest:  Richlands, Darra, Wacol,Goodna and Oxley (Inala Heights,Queensland, Australia:  RichlandsInala & Suburbs History Group Inc.).


Denny Neave and Craig Smith, 2009, Aussie Soldier:  Prisoners of War (Wavell Heights, Queensland,Australia:  Big Sky Publishing PtyLtd).


Pierce O'Donnell, 2005, In Time Of War:  Hitler's Terrorist Attack on America (NY:  The New Press).

Norman Ohler, 2017, Blitzed:  Drugs in the Third Reich [translatedby Shaun Whiteside from the 2015 German publication] (HoughtonMifflin Harcourt).

Lynne Olson and Stanley Cloud, 2003, AQuestion of Honor -The Kosciuszko Squadron:  Forgotten Heroes of World War II (RandomHouse).

Bill O'Reilly, 2017, The Day The World Went Nuclear:  Dropping The Atom Bomb And the End OfWorld War II In The Pacific(New York: Henry Holt and Company).


Richard Overy, 2010, 1939:  Countdown To War (London:  Penguin).


L.M.  Palis, 1989, The Blue Plaques of London(England:  Thorsons Publishing Group).


Pauline Parker, 2002,Women of the Home Front:  WorldWar II Recollections of 55 Americans (Jefferson, NorthCarolina:  McFarland & Company,inc., Publishers).


Leonce Peillard, B, 1983, The Laconia Affair [translated from L'Adairedu Laconia, 1963, by OliverCoburn] (NY:  Bantam Books).


Francis Pike, 2015, Hirohito'sWar:  The Pacific War1941-1945 (London:  Bloomsbury).   NOTE:  This1,110 page volume does nothave anymaps, appendices, or a bibliography; all of these items, and more, are only available on the web at:


John Prados, 2012, Islands Of Destiny: The Solomon Campaign And The Eclipse Of The Rising Sun(NY:  Penguin).

Gordon W. Prange [with Donald M.Goldstein and Katherine V.Dillon], 1981, At DawnWe Slept: The Untold Story of Pearl Harbor (NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company).


Gordon W. Prange [with Donald M.Goldstein and Katherine V.Dillon], 1982, MiracleAt Midway (NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company).


Gordon W. Prange [with Donald M. Goldstein & Katherine V. Dillon], 1990, God'sSamurai:  Lead Pilot At PearlHarbor (Washington: Brassey's (US), Inc.)

Nicholas Rankin, 2008, Churchill's Wizards:  The British Genius For Deception 1914-1945 (London: Faber & Faber Limited).


Margaret Regis, 2008, WhenOur Mothers Went to War:  AnIllustrated History of Women in World War II (Seattle, Washington:  Navpublishing).


Andrew Roberts, 2008, MastersAnd Commanders:  How FourTitans Won The War In The West, 1945-1945  [FranklinD. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, George C. Marshall, and Alan Brooke],(NY:  Harper Perennial).


David Robie, 2005, Eyes of Fire:  The Last Voyage of the Rainbow Warrior [revised 4th edition] (Auckland:  Asia Pacific Network).


Paul Roland, 2017a, Nazi Women:  The Attraction of Evil (London: Arcturus).


Sarah Rose, 2019, D-Day Girls:  The Spies Who Armed the Resistance,Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World War II (NY:  Crown).


Leila J. Rupp. 1978, Mobilizing Women For War:  German and American Propaganda, 1939-1945 (Princeton University Press).


James Rusbridger & EricNave, 1991, Betrayal At PearlHarbor:  How Churchill LuredRoosevelt Into WWII (New York:  Summit Books).


Tom Shachtman, 1982, The Phony War 1939-1940 (NY: Harper& Row, Publishers).


Tom Shachtman, 2002, LaboratoryWarriors:  How AlliedTechnology Tipped the Balance in World War II NY:  Perennial).


George T.M.Shackelford, 2013,  Paul Gauguin:  Where Do We Come From?  What Are We?  Where Are We Going?  (Boston:  Museum of Fine Arts).


Elfrieda BerthiaumeShukert and Barbara Smith Scibetta, 1988, War Brides of World War II (NY: Penguin Books).


Debora Silverman,2000, Van Gogh andGauguin:  The Search For Sacred Art (NY:  Farrar, Strauss And Giroux).


William BoydSinclair, 1986, ConfusionBeyond Imagination: China-Burma-India in World War II in a Series of Ten Books (Coeur d'Alene, Idaho:  Joe F. Whitley, Publisher).


Ken Small, 1988, The Forgotten Dead:  Why 946 American servicemen died off the coast of Devon in1944 - and the man who discovered their true story (London:  Bloomsbury).


E.D. Smith, 1985, Johnny Gurkha:  'Friends in the Hills' (London:  Arrow Books Limited).


Dava Sobel, 1995, Longitude:  The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the GreatestScientici Problem of His Time (Penguin Books).


HilarySpurling, 2005,  Matisse The Master:  A Life of Henri Matisse - The Conquestof Colour, 1909-1954 (NY:  Alfred A. Knopf).

Donald Thomas, 2003, The Enemy Within:  Hucksters, Racketeers, Deserters, And Civilians During theSecond World War (New York University Press).


ChuckThompson, 2002, The Best 25 World War II Sites: Pacific Theater (San Francisco, CA:  GreenlinePublications).


ChuckThompson, 2007, The 25Essential World War II Sites: European Theater (San Francisco, CA:  GreenlinePublications).


Peter A.Thompson and Robert Macklin, 2000, TheBattle of Brisbane:  Australiansand the Yanks at War (Sydney:  ABC Books [Australian BroadcastingCorporation]).


PeterThompson, 2008, Pacific Fury:  How Australia And Her Allies DefeatedThe Japanese (Australia:  William Heinemann).


WilliamM. Tuttle, Jr., 1995, "Daddy'sGone To War" - The Second World War in the Lives of America's Children (Oxford University Press).


Charles F.Urbanowicz, 1975,[Change in Rank and Status in the Polynesian Kingdom of Tonga.] PsychologicalAnthropology, edited by T. R.Williams (Mouton), pp. 559-575.

Charles F.Urbanowicz,  1977a,[Motives and Methods: Missionaries in Tonga in the Early 19thCentury.  The Journal of the PolynesianSociety, Vol. 86, No.2: 245-263.]

Charles F.Urbanowicz,  1977b,[Tourismin Tonga: Troubled Times.Hosts and Guests: TheAnthropology of Tourism,edited by V. Smith (University of Pennsylvania), pp. 83-92.]

CharlesF. Urbanowicz, 2005,[World War II Ends! For the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum at CSU, Chico, September 1.]


Charles F. Urbanowicz, 2015, [WorldWar II, 1931-1945: Words, images, And Locations. For the CSU, Chico Anthropology Forum at CSU, Chico, September 3 and the video that was madeof the presentation is available at].


Carol (Sadie)Urbanowicz, 2018, [Non-Fiction/Fiction Writers]


Lawrence Verriaand George Galdorisi, 2013, The Kissing Sailor: The Mystery Behind the Photo That Ended World War II (Annapolis, MD:  Naval Institute Press).


Lyuba Vinogradova, 2017,  Avenging Angels:  Young Women of the Soviet Union's WWIISniper Corps [translated by Arch Tait] (London:  MacLehose Press).


Maria Cionini Visani, 1971, Toulouse Lautrec (NY:  Grosset & Dunlap).


Paul D. Walker, 2003, Truman's Dilemma: Invasion or The Bomb (Gretna, LA:  Pelican Publishing Company).

DorisWeatherford, 2008, AmericanWomen And World War II (Castle Books).


MichiWeglyn, 1976Years of Infamy:  The UntoldStory of America's Concentration Camps (NY: Morrow Quill Paperbacks).


Theodore H. White, 1978, In Search of History:  A Personal Adventure(NY:  Harper & Row).


Robert K. Wilcox, 1985Japan's Secret War (NY:William Morrow and Company, Inc.). [Convincing argument that Japan test-fired anuclear device on the Korean peninsula on August 101945, prior to the surrender of September2, 1945 and an updated edition isscheduled to be published in 2020].

H. P. Willmott, 1982, Empiresin the Balance: Japanese and Allied Pacific Strategies to April 1942 (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press).


Josette DermodyWingo, 1994, MotherWas A Gunner's Mate:  WorldWar II In The Waves (Annapolis:  Bluejacket Books/Naval InstitutePress).


Robin W. Winks, 1987, Cloak & Gown: Scholars In TheSecret War, 1939-1961 (NewYork: William Morrow and Company, Inc.).


Andrea Wulf, 2012, ChasingVenus:  The Race To Measure TheHeavens.


William Yenne, 2003, SecretWeapons of World War II:  TheTechno-Military Breakthroughs That Changed History (NY:  Berkley Books).


Bill Yenne, 2016, Panic on the Pacific:  How America Prepared for a West CoastInvasion (Washington,DC:  Regnery History).


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