He Gave the Order The Life and Times of Admiral Osami Nagano
F. J. Bradley, author
Biography of Admiral Osami Nagano, advisor to Emperor Hirohito, who gave the final order to attack Pearl Harbor, thus launching America into World War II. The book profiles Nagano's career and family life up to 1941. Geopolitical events of the time paint the background of Nagano's life and naval career. He died of natural causes while interned during the Tokyo trials in 1947. He escaped judgment.