The tragic story of the Kamikaze Special Attack Corps., first used against the U.S. Escort Carrier St.Lo. on October 25,1944 and named after the “divine wind” that had saved Japan from a Mongol invasion centuries before. In the next few month 1,228 Japanese pilots plunged their bomb-laden planes onto the decks of U.S. warships sinking 34 and damaging 288. Fine. New York, N.Y. 1978 Bantam Books Ed., 262 Pgs., Mass Market Paperback.