more about the Japanese attack on Hawaii that brought the
United States into World War II.
Attack on Pearl Harbor
Get the basic facts and figures in this easy-to-read
Harbor: An Eyewitness
See the attack and the
events leading up to it through the eyes of young Army
Private Joseph McDonald.
Personal Journey to the USS Arizona
Join the Author on a recent trip to the memorial of the
battleship that sunk in Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941,
killing 1,178 on board.
Why Japan Attacked Pearl Harbor
Trace the history of Japan and its dealings with the United States in the 19th and 20th Centuries.
Geographic Remembers Pearl
This EXCELLENT site has a multimedia map, a timeline,
survivors' stories, and much more.
Pearl Harbor Speech
This great site from Scholastic has a timeline,
glossary, and a special feature called Meet the
This firsthand account of the Pearl Harbor attack
was written by a 17-year-old girl.
If details are what you want, then this is the site
for you. The Navy does its usual competent job in
giving facts and figures above and beyond the call
a review of an excellent new
Read every word of the famous speech that President Franklin
Roosevelt gave the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor. You
can also listen to it here.
Day After Pearl Harbor
What a great idea! This site has audio clips of ordinary
Americans being interviewed on December 8, 1941, the
day after the attack.
Pearl Harbor Remembered
Well-organized Online Schools page of links covering all manner of details in very convincing fashion
War II in Asia and the
The attack on Pearl Harbor was just the beginning. Find out
how and why Japan and the U.S. clashed in Asia and the
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