On war against Japan Franklin D. Roosevelt"s "Day of infamy" address of 1941 by United States. President (1933-1945 : Roosevelt)

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Published by National Archives and Records Administration in Washington, DC .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.,
  • Japan.

Subjects:

  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 16.

Book details

Statementintroduction by Raymond H. Geselbracht.
SeriesMilestone documents in the National Archives
ContributionsRoosevelt, Franklin D. 1882-1945.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD767.92 .U55 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2147615M
ISBN 100911333703
LC Control Number88600065

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