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The Resource Ghosts in the fog : the untold story of Alaska's WWII invasion, Samantha Seiple

Ghosts in the fog : the untold story of Alaska's WWII invasion, Samantha Seiple

Label
Ghosts in the fog : the untold story of Alaska's WWII invasion
Title
Ghosts in the fog
Title remainder
the untold story of Alaska's WWII invasion
Statement of responsibility
Samantha Seiple
Title variation
Ghosts in the fog
Title variation remainder
the untold story of Alaskas WWII invasion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ghosts in the fog is the first narrative nonfiction book for young adults to tell the riveting story of how the Japanese invaded and occupied the Aleutian Islands in Alaska during World War II. This fascinating little-known piece of American history is told from the point of view of the American civilians who were captured and taken prisoner, along with the American and Japanese soldiers who fought in one of the bloodiest battles of hand-to-hand combat during the war"--Amazon.com
Summary
Presents an account of the World War II invasion of Alaska by the Japanese and is told from the viewpoints of American civilians who were captured on the Aleutian Islands
Writing style
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10034773
Cataloging source
DLC
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Seiple, Samantha
Dewey number
940.54/28
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.87.A4
LC item number
S45 2011
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1110
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
  • Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
  • Japan
  • Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
Target audience
adolescent
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the untold story of Alaska's WWII invasion
Label
Ghosts in the fog : the untold story of Alaska's WWII invasion, Samantha Seiple
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface : the forgotten -- The secret in the dungeon -- Invasion of the Ghost Warriors -- The rising storm -- Escape and burn -- Dead man walking -- Fighters, bombers, and cutthroats -- The last banzai -- The surprise attack -- Ghost towns -- The prisoners -- Afterword : the remembered
Control code
2011027821
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780545296540
Lccn
2011027821
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Ghosts in the fog : the untold story of Alaska's WWII invasion, Samantha Seiple
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface : the forgotten -- The secret in the dungeon -- Invasion of the Ghost Warriors -- The rising storm -- Escape and burn -- Dead man walking -- Fighters, bombers, and cutthroats -- The last banzai -- The surprise attack -- Ghost towns -- The prisoners -- Afterword : the remembered
Control code
2011027821
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780545296540
Lccn
2011027821
Other physical details
ill., maps

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