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

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

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Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice.
Title
Devotion
Title remainder
An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice.
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Adam Makos
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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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Makos, Adam
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non fiction
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Military
  • Transportation
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Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice., Adam Makos, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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ODN0001727842
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1 online resource
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electronic
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computer
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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E3133C14-30ED-467D-85B9-DD42CBEF6CEA
Label
Devotion : An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice., Adam Makos, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001727842
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
E3133C14-30ED-467D-85B9-DD42CBEF6CEA

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