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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.
  

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Contents

This is how we went to war the last time
6
World War, 1914-1918 (United States)
Attack on Hawaii
11
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
Troops on the move
22
United States Army
Nazi spies
24
United States Federal Bureau of Investigation, Spies
Knox report
28
Frank Knox (American Secretary of the navy and newspaper publisher.); 1874-1944, Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
New England winter inspires Simka Simkhovitch
38
Simkha Simkhovitch; 1893-1949
U.S. marines stand guard on our island outposts
42
United States Marine Corps
Anatomy of bombs
50
Bombs
Token raid would be costly and futile
52
World War, 1939-1945 (Aerial operations), New York (N.Y.) (Air raids)
Ensign Weems, naval academy's top-ranking midshipman, becomes an officer in a navy at war
54
George Thackray WEEMS

Whole globe a battlefield
32
World War, 1939-1945 (Maps)
Buzz Wagner's story
36
Boyd David WAGNER, World War, 1939-1945 (Aerial operations, Personal narratives)

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