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The Resource Currahee! : a Screaming Eagle at Normandy, Donald R. Burgett ; foreword by Stephen E. Ambrose ; introduction by Martin Blumenson

Currahee! : a Screaming Eagle at Normandy, Donald R. Burgett ; foreword by Stephen E. Ambrose ; introduction by Martin Blumenson

Label
Currahee! : a Screaming Eagle at Normandy
Title
Currahee!
Title remainder
a Screaming Eagle at Normandy
Statement of responsibility
Donald R. Burgett ; foreword by Stephen E. Ambrose ; introduction by Martin Blumenson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author shares his experiences at the Battle of Normandy, including the training he received as a member of the elite parachute regiment--The Screaming Eagles.--
Summary
"Curahee!" was the battle cry of the regiment portrayed in Spielberg's Private Ryan : the 101st Division. Private Burgett's memoir, originally published in 1967, offers firsthand insight into the highs and lows of combat. Includes a foreword by historian Stephen Ambrose, and photos of the paratroopers and World War II scenes. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Assigning source
(Source of description not identified)
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
220570
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burgett, Donald R.
Dewey number
940.54/2142
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1100
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burgett, Donald R.
  • United States
  • United States
  • Burgett, Donald R.
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Normandy (France)
  • Soldiers
  • Military campaigns
  • Soldiers
  • France
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a Screaming Eagle at Normandy
Label
Currahee! : a Screaming Eagle at Normandy, Donald R. Burgett ; foreword by Stephen E. Ambrose ; introduction by Martin Blumenson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Novato, CA : Presidio Press, 1999
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm43708533
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
247 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780783890807
Lccn
00035069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)43708533
Label
Currahee! : a Screaming Eagle at Normandy, Donald R. Burgett ; foreword by Stephen E. Ambrose ; introduction by Martin Blumenson
Publication
Note
Originally published: Novato, CA : Presidio Press, 1999
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm43708533
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
247 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780783890807
Lccn
00035069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)43708533

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