The Resource Pacific Alamo : the battle for Wake Island, John Wukovits

Pacific Alamo : the battle for Wake Island, John Wukovits

Label
Pacific Alamo : the battle for Wake Island
Title
Pacific Alamo
Title remainder
the battle for Wake Island
Statement of responsibility
John Wukovits
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A leading military historian sheds new light on the battle for Wake Island and the U.S. Marines and civilian construction workers who courageously defended the island
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wukovits, John F.
Dewey number
940.54/26
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.99.W3
LC item number
W84 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wake Island, Battle of, Wake Island, 1941
  • Wake Island, Battle of (Wake Island : 1941)
  • Wake Island
  • Soldat
  • Erlebnisbericht
  • Wake Island
  • USA
Label
Pacific Alamo : the battle for Wake Island, John Wukovits
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-299) 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
Introduction: "Wake Island Marine on deck!" -- "An ordinary group of Americans" -- "It would be nice to have six months more" -- "The Marines will show them a thing or two" -- "I used to hear a lot of guys pray" -- "The island was to be a cake walk" -- "Our flag is still there" -- "They don't guarantee you're coming back" -- "I was surprised at some of the younger ones" -- "We'll make our stand here" -- "Remember Wake Island" -- "I was torn from everything I knew" -- "You go home soon" -- "I was doing what I was trained to do"
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 308 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036800097
Label
Pacific Alamo : the battle for Wake Island, John Wukovits
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-299) 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
Introduction: "Wake Island Marine on deck!" -- "An ordinary group of Americans" -- "It would be nice to have six months more" -- "The Marines will show them a thing or two" -- "I used to hear a lot of guys pray" -- "The island was to be a cake walk" -- "Our flag is still there" -- "They don't guarantee you're coming back" -- "I was surprised at some of the younger ones" -- "We'll make our stand here" -- "Remember Wake Island" -- "I was torn from everything I knew" -- "You go home soon" -- "I was doing what I was trained to do"
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 308 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036800097

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