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The Resource The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith

The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith

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The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II
Title
The rescue
Title remainder
a true story of courage and survival in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Steven Trent Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the U.S. Navy's rescue of forty Americans stranded on a wartorn Philippine island--a mission resulting in the capture of documents that thwarted Japanese efforts to anhilate the Pacific Fleet and ensured American victory in the Battle of the Philippine Sea
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Steven Trent
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crevalle (Submarine)
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Negros Island (Philippines)
  • Philippines
Label
The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 316-319) and index
Contents
Maps -- Author's note -- Prologue -- Special mission -- The missionaries -- Separation -- The sugar families -- The prisoners of war -- Independence Day -- Planter, soldier, oilman, spy -- The Samurai's story -- The seventh son -- Terms of exchange -- Converging paths -- The rescue -- Precious cargo -- Freedom -- The admirals -- Decisive battle -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
zmeld4 b9055377
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 326 p.
Isbn
9780471423515
Lccn
00043856
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44883730
  • (coutts)cts15762625
Label
The rescue : a true story of courage and survival in World War II, Steven Trent Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 316-319) and index
Contents
Maps -- Author's note -- Prologue -- Special mission -- The missionaries -- Separation -- The sugar families -- The prisoners of war -- Independence Day -- Planter, soldier, oilman, spy -- The Samurai's story -- The seventh son -- Terms of exchange -- Converging paths -- The rescue -- Precious cargo -- Freedom -- The admirals -- Decisive battle -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
zmeld4 b9055377
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 326 p.
Isbn
9780471423515
Lccn
00043856
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44883730
  • (coutts)cts15762625

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