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The Resource The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice, Alex Kershaw

The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice, Alex Kershaw

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The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice
Title
The Bedford boys
Title remainder
one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice
Statement of responsibility
Alex Kershaw
Title variation
Bedford boys
Title variation remainder
one American towns D-Day sacrifice
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An intimate account based on interviews, letters, and diaries traces the stories of twenty-one young men from Bedford, Virginia, who died on D-Day in Normany, noting how their lives and deaths continue to impact their families and their community
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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171107
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
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Kershaw, Alex
Dewey number
940.5421420922755675
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Operation Neptune
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Bedford (Va.)
Target audience
adult
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one American town's D-Day sacrifice
Label
The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice, Alex Kershaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Group portrait on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-262) 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
Control code
456262
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780306811678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306811678
  • (Sirsi) ADK-0337
  • IG$in900116490
Label
The Bedford boys : one American town's ultimate D-Day sacrifice, Alex Kershaw
Publication
Note
Group portrait on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
456262
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780306811678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306811678
  • (Sirsi) ADK-0337
  • IG$in900116490

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