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The ultimate battle : Okinawa 1945--the last epic struggle of World War II, Bill Sloan

Label
The ultimate battle : Okinawa 1945--the last epic struggle of World War II
Title
The ultimate battle
Title remainder
Okinawa 1945--the last epic struggle of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Bill Sloan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sloan, Bill
Dewey number
940.54/252294
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.99.O45
LC item number
S57 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Civilian war casualties
  • Okinawa Island (Japan)
Target audience
adult
Label
The ultimate battle : Okinawa 1945--the last epic struggle of World War II, Bill Sloan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-382) 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
  • 3
  • Kids' Games, Pony Rides, and Barbecue
  • 53
  • 4
  • A Nasty Surprise on the Way South
  • 67
  • 5
  • A Divine and Deadly Wind
  • 88
  • 6
  • Prologue: June 10, 1945
  • Death in the Hills, Death at Home
  • 112
  • 7
  • A Wall of Stone and Flame
  • 135
  • 8
  • Mud, Blood, and May-hem
  • 151
  • 9
  • Bitter Toll at Sugar Loaf
  • 1
  • 174
  • 10
  • Limits of Human Endurance
  • 195
  • 11
  • Divine Wind-Part II
  • 216
  • 12
  • Crowded, Angry Skies
  • 238
  • 1
  • 13
  • Collapse of the Shuri Line
  • 255
  • 14
  • End of an Army
  • 273
  • 15
  • A Civilian Catastrophe
  • 296
  • 16
  • Building an "Iceberg"
  • A Somber Victory
  • 312
  • 17
  • Atomic Bomb-and Reprieve
  • 331
  • Epilogue: Love Day Plus Sixty-two Years
  • 353
  • 9
  • 2
  • "Like a Stroll in the Park"
  • 30
Control code
ocn123485681
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 405 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743292467
Lccn
2007016871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.54252294 SL52 ; XX-N/GE-G ; C0712BT4(AN)
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 123485681
  • (Sirsi) 123485681
  • (OCoLC)123485681
Label
The ultimate battle : Okinawa 1945--the last epic struggle of World War II, Bill Sloan
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-382) 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
  • 3
  • Kids' Games, Pony Rides, and Barbecue
  • 53
  • 4
  • A Nasty Surprise on the Way South
  • 67
  • 5
  • A Divine and Deadly Wind
  • 88
  • 6
  • Prologue: June 10, 1945
  • Death in the Hills, Death at Home
  • 112
  • 7
  • A Wall of Stone and Flame
  • 135
  • 8
  • Mud, Blood, and May-hem
  • 151
  • 9
  • Bitter Toll at Sugar Loaf
  • 1
  • 174
  • 10
  • Limits of Human Endurance
  • 195
  • 11
  • Divine Wind-Part II
  • 216
  • 12
  • Crowded, Angry Skies
  • 238
  • 1
  • 13
  • Collapse of the Shuri Line
  • 255
  • 14
  • End of an Army
  • 273
  • 15
  • A Civilian Catastrophe
  • 296
  • 16
  • Building an "Iceberg"
  • A Somber Victory
  • 312
  • 17
  • Atomic Bomb-and Reprieve
  • 331
  • Epilogue: Love Day Plus Sixty-two Years
  • 353
  • 9
  • 2
  • "Like a Stroll in the Park"
  • 30
Control code
ocn123485681
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 405 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743292467
Lccn
2007016871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.54252294 SL52 ; XX-N/GE-G ; C0712BT4(AN)
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 123485681
  • (Sirsi) 123485681
  • (OCoLC)123485681

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