The Resource Decade of triumph, the 40s, by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with a foreword by John Robert Slaughter

Decade of triumph, the 40s, by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with a foreword by John Robert Slaughter

Label
Decade of triumph, the 40s
Title
Decade of triumph, the 40s
Statement of responsibility
by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with a foreword by John Robert Slaughter
Title variation
Decade of triumph
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the events and personalities that shaped the 1940s
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.D425 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Time-Life Books
Series statement
Our American century
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Nineteen forties
  • United States
  • United States
  • Nineteen forties
  • Nineteen forties
  • United States
Label
Decade of triumph, the 40s, by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with a foreword by John Robert Slaughter
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-189) 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
  • Destiny in their hands : Allied and Axis leaders -- America goes to war : a year-by-year chronicle -- 1940 : the gathering storm -- 1941 : into the fray (Shipping out ; The sign of victory ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1942 : setbacks and successes (Passing muster at "Fort Lipstick" ; Doolittle's daring Tokyo raid ; Winning the production war ; The tide begins to turn ; A torch for North Africa ; Toys go to war ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1943 : war on all fronts (Sacrificing for final victory ; Yankee Doodle airmen ; A volunteer army to rout GI blues ; Island hopping toward Japan ; Letters home ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1944 : the turning point (D-Day ; Japan's Leyte gamble ; The last Blitzkrieg ; At the movies ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1945 : days of victory (From Yalta to Berlin ; Fiery stand at Japan's doorstep ; "The destroyer of worlds" ; Peace at last on a day of kisses ; Arts and entertainment)
  • (Cont.): Home Sweet Home : back in the USA -- 1946-1949 : life goes on (Suburbia rampant ; Pitching the new prosperity ; Fashion takes off ; The Red Scare hits home ; Breaking baseball's color barrier ; American aid to rescue Europe ; "Give 'em Hell" Harry wins ; Arts and entertainment)
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035659779
Label
Decade of triumph, the 40s, by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with a foreword by John Robert Slaughter
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-189) 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
  • Destiny in their hands : Allied and Axis leaders -- America goes to war : a year-by-year chronicle -- 1940 : the gathering storm -- 1941 : into the fray (Shipping out ; The sign of victory ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1942 : setbacks and successes (Passing muster at "Fort Lipstick" ; Doolittle's daring Tokyo raid ; Winning the production war ; The tide begins to turn ; A torch for North Africa ; Toys go to war ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1943 : war on all fronts (Sacrificing for final victory ; Yankee Doodle airmen ; A volunteer army to rout GI blues ; Island hopping toward Japan ; Letters home ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1944 : the turning point (D-Day ; Japan's Leyte gamble ; The last Blitzkrieg ; At the movies ; Arts and entertainment) -- 1945 : days of victory (From Yalta to Berlin ; Fiery stand at Japan's doorstep ; "The destroyer of worlds" ; Peace at last on a day of kisses ; Arts and entertainment)
  • (Cont.): Home Sweet Home : back in the USA -- 1946-1949 : life goes on (Suburbia rampant ; Pitching the new prosperity ; Fashion takes off ; The Red Scare hits home ; Breaking baseball's color barrier ; American aid to rescue Europe ; "Give 'em Hell" Harry wins ; Arts and entertainment)
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035659779

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