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Ramparts of the Pacific
Ramparts of the Pacific
By Hallett Abend
Doubleday, 1942, 332 pp

A month before Pearl Harbor, Mr. Abend, long-time Far Eastern correspondent of the New York Times, made a rapid trip from the United States to the Philippines via Hawaii, New Zealand, Australia and the East Indies. This is his report on that tour, together with some general remarks on the ensuing Pacific war.