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The Resource Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller

Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller

Label
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany
Title
Masters of the air
Title remainder
America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany
Statement of responsibility
Donald L. Miller
Title variation
Masters of the air
Title variation remainder
Americas bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicle of the U.S. 8th Air Force's daylight bombing campaign over Europe during World War II, from its genesis to the end of the war
Summary
Traces the story of the Eighth Air Force crewmen who fought Nazi forces during World War II, setting their story against a backdrop of wartime England and Nazi Germany while drawing on oral histories, diaries, and government documents to recreate their missions
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
171603
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Donald L.
Dewey number
940.544973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D790.22 8th
LC item number
.M55 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Bomber pilots
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Military operations, Aerial
  • Bomber pilots
  • Military campaigns
  • United States
  • Western Front (World War (1914-1918))
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany
Label
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Hardcover ed. published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [609]-642) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bloody Hundredth -- The Bomber Mafia -- Eaker's Amateurs -- The dangerous sky -- Airman down! -- The anatomy of courage -- Teach them to kill -- The bells of heaven -- Men at war -- The turning -- Liberated skies -- The fatal trap -- Prisoners of the Swiss -- My bellyful of war -- The wire -- Terror without end -- The chimneys hardly ever fall down -- A pageant of misery
Control code
ocn153578358
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade paperback ed.
Extent
671 p. , [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743235457
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)153578358
Label
Masters of the air : America's bomber boys who fought the air war against Nazi Germany, Donald L. Miller
Publication
Note
Hardcover ed. published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [609]-642) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bloody Hundredth -- The Bomber Mafia -- Eaker's Amateurs -- The dangerous sky -- Airman down! -- The anatomy of courage -- Teach them to kill -- The bells of heaven -- Men at war -- The turning -- Liberated skies -- The fatal trap -- Prisoners of the Swiss -- My bellyful of war -- The wire -- Terror without end -- The chimneys hardly ever fall down -- A pageant of misery
Control code
ocn153578358
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade paperback ed.
Extent
671 p. , [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743235457
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)153578358

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