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The Resource Kangaroo squadron : American courage in the darkest days of World War II, Bruce Gamble

Kangaroo squadron : American courage in the darkest days of World War II, Bruce Gamble

Label
Kangaroo squadron : American courage in the darkest days of World War II
Title
Kangaroo squadron
Title remainder
American courage in the darkest days of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Gamble
Title variation
American courage in the darkest days of World War II
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The dramatic untold story of the first US Army unit to cross the Pacific and strike back at the Japanese after Pearl Harbor
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gamble, Bruce
Dewey number
940.54/4973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • B-17 bomber
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
Kangaroo squadron : American courage in the darkest days of World War II, Bruce Gamble
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • p. 33
  • 4
  • Hap's Farewell
  • p. 51
  • 5
  • Surfboards and Submarines
  • p. 59
  • 6
  • To Fiji, and Beyond
  • p. 77
  • 1
  • 7
  • Storm Clouds
  • p. 95
  • 8
  • First Raid on Rabaul
  • p. 107
  • 9
  • Gunfight over New Britain
  • p. 125
  • 10
  • Long Night's Journey into War
  • Green Hell
  • p. 133
  • 11
  • Fever
  • p. 153
  • 12
  • Invasion
  • p. 163
  • 13
  • Evacuation of Dugout Doug
  • p. 5
  • p. 177
  • 14
  • Evacuation Redux
  • p. 199
  • 15
  • Jungle Odyssey
  • p. 211
  • 16
  • Royce Special Mission
  • p. 225
  • 2
  • 17
  • Turning Point: The Battle of the Coral Sea
  • p. 243
  • 18
  • Silver Stars
  • p. 261
  • 19
  • Reconnaissance Game
  • p. 279
  • 20
  • Boeing's Big, Beautiful Bomber
  • Alone against the Empire
  • p. 299
  • 21
  • Long Road Home
  • p. 321
  • 22
  • Swamp Ghost
  • p. 337
  • p. 25
  • 3
  • Off We Go!
Control code
on1028225170
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 400 pages,16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306903120
Lccn
2018021086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5449 G143 ; XX-N ; [A18BP076, #37, 4@$28.00, DLG/ ].
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1028225170
  • (OCoLC)1028225170
Label
Kangaroo squadron : American courage in the darkest days of World War II, Bruce Gamble
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • p. 33
  • 4
  • Hap's Farewell
  • p. 51
  • 5
  • Surfboards and Submarines
  • p. 59
  • 6
  • To Fiji, and Beyond
  • p. 77
  • 1
  • 7
  • Storm Clouds
  • p. 95
  • 8
  • First Raid on Rabaul
  • p. 107
  • 9
  • Gunfight over New Britain
  • p. 125
  • 10
  • Long Night's Journey into War
  • Green Hell
  • p. 133
  • 11
  • Fever
  • p. 153
  • 12
  • Invasion
  • p. 163
  • 13
  • Evacuation of Dugout Doug
  • p. 5
  • p. 177
  • 14
  • Evacuation Redux
  • p. 199
  • 15
  • Jungle Odyssey
  • p. 211
  • 16
  • Royce Special Mission
  • p. 225
  • 2
  • 17
  • Turning Point: The Battle of the Coral Sea
  • p. 243
  • 18
  • Silver Stars
  • p. 261
  • 19
  • Reconnaissance Game
  • p. 279
  • 20
  • Boeing's Big, Beautiful Bomber
  • Alone against the Empire
  • p. 299
  • 21
  • Long Road Home
  • p. 321
  • 22
  • Swamp Ghost
  • p. 337
  • p. 25
  • 3
  • Off We Go!
Control code
on1028225170
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 400 pages,16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306903120
Lccn
2018021086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5449 G143 ; XX-N ; [A18BP076, #37, 4@$28.00, DLG/ ].
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1028225170
  • (OCoLC)1028225170

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