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The Resource The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith

The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith

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The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II
Title
The rescue
Title remainder
a true story of courage and survival in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Steven Trent Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the U.S. Navy's rescue of forty Americans stranded on a wartorn Philippine island--a mission resulting in the capture of documents that thwarted Japanese efforts to anhilate the Pacific Fleet and ensured American victory in the Battle of the Philippine Sea
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
171617
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Steven Trent
Dewey number
940.54/5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D783.5.C74
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Crevalle (Submarine)
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Negros Island (Philippines)
  • Philippines
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story of courage and survival in World War II
Label
The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 316-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maps -- Author's note -- Prologue -- Special mission -- The missionaries -- Separation -- The sugar families -- The prisoners of war -- Independence Day -- Planter, soldier, oilman, spy -- The Samurai's story -- The seventh son -- Terms of exchange -- Converging paths -- The rescue -- Precious cargo -- Freedom -- The admirals -- Decisive battle -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
15313470
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 326 pages
Isbn
9780471412915
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00043856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm44883730
Label
The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 316-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maps -- Author's note -- Prologue -- Special mission -- The missionaries -- Separation -- The sugar families -- The prisoners of war -- Independence Day -- Planter, soldier, oilman, spy -- The Samurai's story -- The seventh son -- Terms of exchange -- Converging paths -- The rescue -- Precious cargo -- Freedom -- The admirals -- Decisive battle -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
15313470
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 326 pages
Isbn
9780471412915
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
00043856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm44883730

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