The Resource The bridge at andau : the compelling true story of a brave, embattled people, James A. Michener, (electronic resource)

The bridge at andau : the compelling true story of a brave, embattled people, James A. Michener, (electronic resource)

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The bridge at andau : the compelling true story of a brave, embattled people
Title
The bridge at andau
Title remainder
the compelling true story of a brave, embattled people
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James A. Michener
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eng
Summary
At four o'clock in the morning on a Sunday in November 1956, the city of Budapest was awakened by the shattering sound of Russian tanks tearing the city apart. The Hungarian revolution -- five brief, glorious days of freedom that had yielded a glimpse at a different kind of future -- was over. But there was a bridge at Andau, on the Austrian border, and if a Hungarian could reach that bridge, he was nearly free. It was about the most inconsequential bridge in Europe, but by an accident of history it became, for a few flaming weeks, one of the most important bridges in the world, for across its unsteady planks fled the soul of a nation ... Here is James A. Michener at his most gripping, with a historic account of a people in desperate revolt, a true story as searing and unforgettable as any of his bestselling works of fiction
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RECBK
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1907-1997
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Michener, James A.
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943.91
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no index present
LC call number
DB957
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unknown
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dictionaries
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  • History
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • 20th Century
  • World War II
  • Military
  • History
  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Military
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The bridge at andau : the compelling true story of a brave, embattled people, James A. Michener, (electronic resource)
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Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed January 23, 2014)
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multicolored
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ocn869378317
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1 online resource
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online
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9780804151481
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EB00159891
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DD15E4B0-F868-45F7-B2F6-A133491555D5
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  • (Sirsi) o869378317
  • (OCoLC)869378317
Label
The bridge at andau : the compelling true story of a brave, embattled people, James A. Michener, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed January 23, 2014)
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869378317
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804151481
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00159891
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DD15E4B0-F868-45F7-B2F6-A133491555D5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o869378317
  • (OCoLC)869378317

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