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The Resource Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley

Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley

Label
Flyboys : a true story of courage
Title
Flyboys
Title remainder
a true story of courage
Statement of responsibility
James Bradley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Flyboys,Bradley returns to the Pacific and World War II. Over the island of Chichi Jima nine American flyboys-Navy and MArine airmen sent to bomb the Japenses were shot down.One would be miraculously rescued, but the others would end up imprisoned and subjected to a fate so terrible that it has been kept top secret until now
Summary
Relates the story of eight American airmen who were shot down over Chichi Jima during World War II, one of whom was rescued and later became president of the United States, and the other seven who were captured by Japanese troops
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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171063
Cataloging source
HHO
Dewey number
940.54/05/09528
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D804.J3
LC item number
B73 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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a true story of courage
Label
Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 687-700) 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
Declassified -- Civilize-ation -- Spirit war -- Third dimension -- Rape of China -- ABCD encirclement -- Flyboys -- Doing the impossible -- Airpower -- Yellow devils, white devils -- To the Pacific -- Carrier war -- No mans land -- No surrender -- Kichiku -- Fire war -- Enduring the unendurable -- Casualties of war -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- About the author
Control code
16840856
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
701 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316743792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm53101281
Label
Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 687-700) 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
Declassified -- Civilize-ation -- Spirit war -- Third dimension -- Rape of China -- ABCD encirclement -- Flyboys -- Doing the impossible -- Airpower -- Yellow devils, white devils -- To the Pacific -- Carrier war -- No mans land -- No surrender -- Kichiku -- Fire war -- Enduring the unendurable -- Casualties of war -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- About the author
Control code
16840856
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
701 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316743792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm53101281

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