Destiny's Landfall: A History of Guam

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University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2011 - History - 391 pages
This revised edition of the standard history of Guam is intended for general readers and students of the history, politics, and government of the Pacific region. Its narrative spans more than 450 years, beginning with the initial written records of Guam by members of Magellan 1521 expedition and concluding with the impact of the recent global recession on Guam's fragile economy.

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Contents

The Way of the Samurai 19411944
152
Return of the Americans 19441945
170
Gibraltar of the American Lake 19451950
190
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Robert F. Rogers taught history and political science at the University of Guam for many years. He now lives in Kailua-Kona, Hawai'i.

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