Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Expanding Empire
    1. British Defeated
    2. Philippines defeat
    3. NZ and Australia Threatened
  3. Naval battles
    1. First Battle
    2. Battle of the Coral Sea
  4. Battle of Midway
    1. Japanese objective
    2. The Ambush
    3. The Battle
    4. Result
    5. Tide Turned
  5. Guadalcanal
    1. Battles
  6. China & Burma
    1. Nationalists
    2. The Flying Tigers
    3. The Burma Campaign
  7. Propaganda & POWs
    1. Murdered American Airmen
    2. Tokyo Rose
    3. Forced Labour
    4. Empire of the Sun
  8. Conclusion