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The Resource Escape from the deep : the epic story of a legendary submarine and her courageous crew, Alex Kershaw

Escape from the deep : the epic story of a legendary submarine and her courageous crew, Alex Kershaw

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Escape from the deep : the epic story of a legendary submarine and her courageous crew
Title
Escape from the deep
Title remainder
the epic story of a legendary submarine and her courageous crew
Statement of responsibility
Alex Kershaw
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Details the history of the U.S. Navy submarine Tang in the Pacific theater of World War II, the explosion that led to its sinking, the ordeal of its surviving crew members and their capture by the Japanese, followed by months of brutal captivity
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Kershaw, Alex
Dewey number
940.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tang (Submarine : SS-306)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
Target audience
adult
Label
Escape from the deep : the epic story of a legendary submarine and her courageous crew, Alex Kershaw
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-253) 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
  • Bravest Man
  • 15
  • 3
  • Most Dangerous Mission
  • 29
  • 4
  • Greatest Patrol
  • 41
  • 5
  • Battle Royal
  • Map of the Pacific, 1944
  • 55
  • Part 2
  • Escape from the Deep
  • 6
  • Deep
  • 65
  • 7
  • Terrible Hours
  • 83
  • 8
  • xiii
  • Blow and Go
  • 107
  • 9
  • Last Attempt
  • 117
  • Part 3
  • Captivity
  • 10
  • Guests of the Japanese
  • 137
  • Part 1
  • 11
  • Torture Farm
  • 151
  • 12
  • Coldest Winter
  • 165
  • 13
  • Last Stretch
  • 173
  • 14
  • Last Patrol
  • Liberation
  • 179
  • Part 4
  • Back from the Deep
  • 15
  • Back from the Deep
  • 193
  • 16
  • To the Last Man
  • 203
  • 1
  • Survivors of the USS Tang
  • 217
  • USS Tang
  • 219
  • Thunder Below
  • 3
  • 2
Control code
ocn176894607
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 270 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306815195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5451 K474A ; P ; XX-N ; R0809BT2 ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 176894607
  • (Sirsi) 176894607
  • (OCoLC)176894607
Label
Escape from the deep : the epic story of a legendary submarine and her courageous crew, Alex Kershaw
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-253) 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
  • Bravest Man
  • 15
  • 3
  • Most Dangerous Mission
  • 29
  • 4
  • Greatest Patrol
  • 41
  • 5
  • Battle Royal
  • Map of the Pacific, 1944
  • 55
  • Part 2
  • Escape from the Deep
  • 6
  • Deep
  • 65
  • 7
  • Terrible Hours
  • 83
  • 8
  • xiii
  • Blow and Go
  • 107
  • 9
  • Last Attempt
  • 117
  • Part 3
  • Captivity
  • 10
  • Guests of the Japanese
  • 137
  • Part 1
  • 11
  • Torture Farm
  • 151
  • 12
  • Coldest Winter
  • 165
  • 13
  • Last Stretch
  • 173
  • 14
  • Last Patrol
  • Liberation
  • 179
  • Part 4
  • Back from the Deep
  • 15
  • Back from the Deep
  • 193
  • 16
  • To the Last Man
  • 203
  • 1
  • Survivors of the USS Tang
  • 217
  • USS Tang
  • 219
  • Thunder Below
  • 3
  • 2
Control code
ocn176894607
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 270 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306815195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5451 K474A ; P ; XX-N ; R0809BT2 ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 176894607
  • (Sirsi) 176894607
  • (OCoLC)176894607

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