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The Resource The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose

The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose

Label
The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany
Title
The wild blue
Title remainder
the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany
Statement of responsibility
Stephen E. Ambrose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes references to George McGovern, who became a United States senator and a presidential candidate. He flew thirty-five missions (all the Army would allow) and received the Distinguished Flying Cross
Summary
The stories of the Army Air Forces' B24 pilots and crews who were stationed in Italy and flew combat missions over Germany during World War II
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2001
Biography type
collective biography
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158185
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/4973
Illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
D790
LC item number
.A786 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
PerformerNote
Read by Jeffrey DeMunn ; with an introduction read by the author
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany
Label
The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose
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Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-281) 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
  • Tuskegee Airmen fly cover: February 1945
  • Missions over Austria: March 1945
  • Linz: The last mission: April 1945
  • Where they came from
  • Training
  • Learning to fly the B-24
  • Fifteenth Air Force
  • Cerignola, Italy
  • Learning to fly in combat
  • December 1944
  • Isle of Capri
Control code
19294977
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
299 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743223096
Lccn
2001020563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimile, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46419848
  • (OCoLC)46419848
Label
The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-281) 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
  • Tuskegee Airmen fly cover: February 1945
  • Missions over Austria: March 1945
  • Linz: The last mission: April 1945
  • Where they came from
  • Training
  • Learning to fly the B-24
  • Fifteenth Air Force
  • Cerignola, Italy
  • Learning to fly in combat
  • December 1944
  • Isle of Capri
Control code
19294977
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
299 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743223096
Lccn
2001020563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimile, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46419848
  • (OCoLC)46419848

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