Books: Tremendous Triangle

VICTORY IN THE PACIFIC—Alexander Kiralfy—John Day ($2.75).

This is the first book about the war in the Pacific that tries to answer the one question that Americans most want to hear answered: When and where do we attack the Japanese? Naval Expert Kiral-fy's answer: In 1942, by invading Japan from the north. This is also the first book that insists (sometimes with irritating dogmatism) that the key to victory over Japan cannot be found in comparative naval tonnage, air strength, gun power, speed or armor. It lies, says Kiralfy, in a closer study...

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