"Admiral Isoroku Yamamotu, the virtual commander of the Imperial Japanese Navy was opposed to war against the US. Educated in part at Harvard and a former naval attache at Washington. He knew that once aroused the US would settle for nothing less than total victory in the Pacific. The road to Hiroshima and Nagasaki began at Pearl Harbor. The Japanese were lucky that we did not wreak destruction on them with the totality that their behavior in China indicated they would have wrought on us. Yamamoto died in the war. He was lucky. We would have executed him as we did Tojo, Homma and Yamashita. pl
This is the best documentary on Pearl Harbor that I have seen.