THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Second World War in the Pacific ocean and the society of the USA (book review to S.O. Buranok’s Monograph «Pearl Harbor in the Estimates of U.S. Military and Political Leaders (1941–1945)»

2014. 3, pp. 388-391

Belov Dmitriy A. - Ph.D. (History), Volgograd State Academy of Graduate Education, 32 Bukhantsev st., Volgograd, 400120, Russian Federation ,, dbelov@list.ru1

The article analyzes the content and the main results of a monographic research about origins and evolution Pearl Harbor image in American public opinion during the Second World War. The publication under review is an author’s effort for making complex research with analyzes estimates during war period of American military and political leaders about Pearl Harbor Attack of 7 December 1941.

Key words: Second World War, Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, American public opinion, US government