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n. - Battles in World War II in the Pacific (November 1943); National capital of Kiribati.

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  • More severe storms and typhoons bring about higher storm surges and floods in low-lying island such as Tarawa and Tuvalu near New Zealand.
  • And an additional distribution deal with SnagFilms. com and Hulu should bring "Tarawa" to an even wider audience around Memorial Day.
  • TOM BOWMAN: Tarawa, 1943, the height of World War II.
  • It's exhibits include flags from Tarawa and Iwo Jima. for more
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