Origins of the Pacific War and the Importance of 'Magic'

1st Edition

Keiichiro Komatsu

Published December 15, 2008
Reference - 508 Pages
ISBN 9780415489980 - CAT# Y100202

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Argues that in the final phase of the eight months of US-Japan talks leading to the attack on Pearl Harbor, serious mistranslations in Magic (the US decoding system) were a significant factor in the cumulative effect of mutual misunderstandings which grew between the two sides.


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