The Resource Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Brotherhood, and Sacrifice., Adam Makos, (electronic resource)

Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Brotherhood, and Sacrifice., Adam Makos, (electronic resource)

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Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Brotherhood, and Sacrifice.
Title
Devotion
Title remainder
An Epic Story of Heroism, Brotherhood, and Sacrifice.
Statement of responsibility
Adam Makos
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For readers of Unbroken comes an unforgettable tale of courage from America's "forgotten war" in Korea, by the New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Call. Devotion tells the inspirational story of the U.S. Navy's most famous aviator duo, Lieutenant Tom Hudner and Ensign Jesse Brown, and the Marines they fought to defend. A white New Englander from the country-club scene, Tom passed up Harvard to fly fighters for his country. An African American sharecropper's son from Mississippi, Jesse became the navy's first black carrier pilot, defending a nation that wouldn't even serve him in a bar. While much of America remained divided by segregation, Jesse and Tom joined forces as wingmen in Fighter Squadron 32. Adam Makos takes us into the cockpit as these bold young aviators cut their teeth at the world's most dangerous job-landing on the deck of an aircraft carrier-a line of work that Jesse's young wife, Daisy, struggles to..
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Makos, Adam
PerformerNote
Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
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Hoffman, Dominic
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  • Nonfiction
  • History
  • Military
  • Transportation
Label
Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Brotherhood, and Sacrifice., Adam Makos, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Duration: 14:35:26
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001542078
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (12 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
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not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
ADA4C381-9120-4B23-A1EB-81AC34FA3775
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Brotherhood, and Sacrifice., Adam Makos, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 14:35:26
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001542078
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (12 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
ADA4C381-9120-4B23-A1EB-81AC34FA3775
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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