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The Resource Black sheep : the life of Pappy Boyington, John F. Wukovits

Black sheep : the life of Pappy Boyington, John F. Wukovits

Label
Black sheep : the life of Pappy Boyington
Title
Black sheep
Title remainder
the life of Pappy Boyington
Statement of responsibility
John F. Wukovits
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
An account of the controversial life of the U.S. Marine includes coverage of his contributions as a pilot in the South Pacific, experiences in a Japanese prison camp, and achievements at the head of the Black Sheep Squadron
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10009430
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Wukovits, John F.
Dewey number
  • 940.54/5973092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D790.473 214th
LC item number
.W85 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Library of naval biography
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  • Boyington, Gregory
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Fighter pilots
  • Marines
  • United States
  • United States
  • Heroes
  • Prisoners of war
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Pappy Boyington
Label
Black sheep : the life of Pappy Boyington, John F. Wukovits
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-237) and index
Contents
"A chained animal just striding to get loose" -- "He was restless and lonesome" -- "This was real. This was war" -- "Only have to fight the Japs now" -- "I am going to save you guys" -- "We had pride; we had class; and we were winners" -- "They can't kill me" -- "I'll meet you guys in a San Diego bar" -- "I knew Greg Boyington at his best-- in combat."
Control code
2010044509
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 249 p.
Isbn
9781591149774
Lccn
2010044509
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Black sheep : the life of Pappy Boyington, John F. Wukovits
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-237) and index
Contents
"A chained animal just striding to get loose" -- "He was restless and lonesome" -- "This was real. This was war" -- "Only have to fight the Japs now" -- "I am going to save you guys" -- "We had pride; we had class; and we were winners" -- "They can't kill me" -- "I'll meet you guys in a San Diego bar" -- "I knew Greg Boyington at his best-- in combat."
Control code
2010044509
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 249 p.
Isbn
9781591149774
Lccn
2010044509
Other physical details
ill.

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