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
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
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Smith, Steven Trent
Dewey number
940.54/5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D783.5.C74
LC item number
S63 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crevalle (Submarine)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Negros Island (Philippines)
  • Philippines
  • Crevalle (Submarine)
  • United States
  • Weltkrieg (1939-1945)
  • Soldat
  • Rettung
  • USA
  • Philippinen
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The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 316-319) and index
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
Extent
1 online resource (x, 326 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036802865
Label
The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 316-319) and index
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
Extent
1 online resource (x, 326 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036802865

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