What Made the Japanese Admirals Think Attacking Pearl Harbor Was a Good Idea?
From the We Have Ways of Making You Talk Podcast
We Have Ways of Making You Talk is a weekly show exploring the war in close up, hosted by comedian Al Murray and historian James Holland as they discuss all matters Second World War.
Why did Japan join the war? And what made the Japanese Admirals think attacking Pearl Harbor was a good idea? Erri Hotta, author of the award-winning Japan 1941, unearths the motivations and the socio-political context behind Japan’s inscrutable actions.
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