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The Resource Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley

Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley

Label
Flyboys : a true story of courage
Title
Flyboys
Title remainder
a true story of courage
Statement of responsibility
James Bradley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the disappearance of eight American airmen shot down and taken prisoner on the remote island of Chichi Jima in World War II and the secrecy that surrounded the events for decades, and discusses the violence inflicted by both sides in the Pacific war
Summary
Relates the story of eight American airmen who were shot down over Chichi Jima during World War II, one of whom was rescued and later became president of the United States, and the other seven who were captured by Japanese troops
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
171063
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Booklist
  • Kirkus Review
  • Kliatt
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradley, James
Dewey number
  • 940.54/05/0952/8
  • 940.54/05/09528
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
D804.J3
LC item number
B73 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Chichi Island (Japan)
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • War crime trials
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Japan
  • Air pilots
  • American prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • War crime trials
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story of courage
Label
Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-378) and index
Control code
21409611
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
398 p.
Isbn
9780316105842
Lccn
2003044725
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (rplri)32240
  • (IMchF)fol08899396
Label
Flyboys : a true story of courage, James Bradley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-378) and index
Control code
21409611
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
398 p.
Isbn
9780316105842
Lccn
2003044725
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (rplri)32240
  • (IMchF)fol08899396

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