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The Resource The longest year : America at war and at home in 1944, Victor Brooks

The longest year : America at war and at home in 1944, Victor Brooks

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The longest year : America at war and at home in 1944
Title
The longest year
Title remainder
America at war and at home in 1944
Statement of responsibility
Victor Brooks
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It has been said that the arc of history is long. Throughout American history, however, some years have been truly momentous. This book makes the case that 1944 was one such year
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10438115
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Brooks, Victor
Dewey number
940.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • War casualties
  • United States
  • United States
  • Nineteen forty-four, A.D
Target audience
adult
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America at war and at home in 1944
Label
The longest year : America at war and at home in 1944, Victor Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-226) 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
Prologue December 1943 -- A gathering of eagles -- The ghosts of hills and rivers -- The Anzio gambit -- The rise of the sky knights -- The last invasion of Britain -- Storming a stolen empire -- The race for Rome -- The deadly sands of Normandy -- The gods of sea and sky -- Showdown on Saipan -- Raising the fallen colors -- Days of the liberators -- Redemption at Leyte -- The home front war -- Autumn of shattered dreams -- Epilogue 1945
Control code
ocn890181035
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 238 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781631440236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890181035
Label
The longest year : America at war and at home in 1944, Victor Brooks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-226) 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
Prologue December 1943 -- A gathering of eagles -- The ghosts of hills and rivers -- The Anzio gambit -- The rise of the sky knights -- The last invasion of Britain -- Storming a stolen empire -- The race for Rome -- The deadly sands of Normandy -- The gods of sea and sky -- Showdown on Saipan -- Raising the fallen colors -- Days of the liberators -- Redemption at Leyte -- The home front war -- Autumn of shattered dreams -- Epilogue 1945
Control code
ocn890181035
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 238 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781631440236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890181035

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