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The Resource Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival, Kathryn J. Atwood

Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival, Kathryn J. Atwood

Label
Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival
Title
Women heroes of World War II
Title remainder
the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn J. Atwood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects the stories of fifteen women who risked their lives to become heroes in the Pacific theater of World War II
Member of
Summary
These twenty-six suspense-filled stories unfold from across Germany, Poland, Great Britain, the United States, and more, providing an inspiring reminder of women and girls' refusal to sit on the sidelines around the world and throughout history
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
392485
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Kathryn J
Dewey number
940.53092/525
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1180
  • 1180
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Women of action
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military participation
  • Underground movements, War
  • Women
  • Pacific Area
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue
Label
Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival, Kathryn J. Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-228) 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
China -- Peggy Hull: in a war zone -- Minnie Vautrin: American hero at the Nanking Massacre -- Gladys Aylward: "All China is a battlefield" -- The United States and the Philippines -- Elizabeth MacDonald: Pearl Harbor reporter and OSS agent -- Denny Williams: Nurse under fire -- Margaret Utinsky: The Miss U network -- Yay Panlilio: Guerilla writer -- Claire Phillips: Spy singer -- Maria Rosa Henson: Guerilla courier and "comfort woman" -- Mayala, Singapore, and the Dutch East Indies -- Sybil Kathigasu: "This was war" -- Elizabeth Choy: "Justice will triumph" -- Vivian Bullwinkel: Sole survivor -- Helen Coljin: Rising above -- Iwo Jima and Okinawa -- Jane Kendeign: Flight nurse -- Dickey Chapelle: "As far forward as you'll let me."
Control code
1782798
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 382 pages
Isbn
9781613731680
Lccn
2016002794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613731680
  • (OCoLC)936433166
Label
Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival, Kathryn J. Atwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-228) 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
China -- Peggy Hull: in a war zone -- Minnie Vautrin: American hero at the Nanking Massacre -- Gladys Aylward: "All China is a battlefield" -- The United States and the Philippines -- Elizabeth MacDonald: Pearl Harbor reporter and OSS agent -- Denny Williams: Nurse under fire -- Margaret Utinsky: The Miss U network -- Yay Panlilio: Guerilla writer -- Claire Phillips: Spy singer -- Maria Rosa Henson: Guerilla courier and "comfort woman" -- Mayala, Singapore, and the Dutch East Indies -- Sybil Kathigasu: "This was war" -- Elizabeth Choy: "Justice will triumph" -- Vivian Bullwinkel: Sole survivor -- Helen Coljin: Rising above -- Iwo Jima and Okinawa -- Jane Kendeign: Flight nurse -- Dickey Chapelle: "As far forward as you'll let me."
Control code
1782798
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 382 pages
Isbn
9781613731680
Lccn
2016002794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613731680
  • (OCoLC)936433166

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