The Resource Keeping the big guns firing, Patrick Goodrow, (electronic resource)

Keeping the big guns firing, Patrick Goodrow, (electronic resource)

Label
Keeping the big guns firing
Title
Keeping the big guns firing
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Goodrow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a well written story of one man's experience with the U.S. Marine Corps during two tours in Vietnam during the latter part of the 1960's. The man is a staff sergeant with an Ordinance Maintenance Company charged with keeping the artillery - the big guns, firing. Not an easy thing to do, nor a safe one. The enemy was always quick to dispatch a Marine at his work; a heavy weapon quick to dispatch an unfamiliar technician, and an occasional officer quick to dispatch a subordinate's career to better his own. This is an honest book about men at war doing an unglamorous but dangerous job during a war without clear definition
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Goodrow, Patrick
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Military
  • Vietnam War
  • Personal Memoirs
  • Weapons
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Keeping the big guns firing, Patrick Goodrow, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11888710
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
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
MWT11888710
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11888710
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11888710
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Keeping the big guns firing, Patrick Goodrow, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11888710
Publication
Distribution
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
MWT11888710
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11888710
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11888710
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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