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Finish forty and home : the untold World War II story of B-24s in the Pacific, Phil Scearce

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Finish forty and home : the untold World War II story of B-24s in the Pacific
Title
Finish forty and home
Title remainder
the untold World War II story of B-24s in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Phil Scearce
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of the men and missions of the 11th Bombardment Group as it fought alone and unheralded in the South Central Pacific, while America had its eyes on the war in Europe
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scearce, Phil
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.9
LC item number
.S39 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Number 5 in the Mayborn literary nonfiction series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scearce, Herman
  • United States
  • Soldiers
  • Radio operators
  • Radar operators
  • B-24 (Bomber)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Pacific Area
Label
Finish forty and home : the untold World War II story of B-24s in the Pacific, Phil Scearce
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-360) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Sergeant at seventeen -- Hawaii -- First mission -- Nauru -- Air raid -- Chance -- May 1943 -- The squadron's objectives -- The Pacific preferred -- Softening Tarawa -- Forever consequences -- Losing altitude fast -- Back to Hawaii -- Last flights -- Ask the man who owns one -- The meaning of boxes -- Guam -- Back in business -- Halfway to forty -- January 1945 -- Endings for some -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 373 p., [20] p. of plates
Isbn
9781574413168
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011016700
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3903082-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3903082
  • (Sirsi) o717301631
  • (OCoLC)717301631
Label
Finish forty and home : the untold World War II story of B-24s in the Pacific, Phil Scearce
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-360) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Sergeant at seventeen -- Hawaii -- First mission -- Nauru -- Air raid -- Chance -- May 1943 -- The squadron's objectives -- The Pacific preferred -- Softening Tarawa -- Forever consequences -- Losing altitude fast -- Back to Hawaii -- Last flights -- Ask the man who owns one -- The meaning of boxes -- Guam -- Back in business -- Halfway to forty -- January 1945 -- Endings for some -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 373 p., [20] p. of plates
Isbn
9781574413168
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011016700
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3903082-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3903082
  • (Sirsi) o717301631
  • (OCoLC)717301631

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