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The Resource The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose

The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose

Label
The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany
Title
The wild blue
Title remainder
the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany
Statement of responsibility
Stephen E. Ambrose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes references to George McGovern, who became a United States senator and a presidential candidate. He flew thirty-five missions (all the Army would allow) and received the Distinguished Flying Cross
Additional physical form
Also available as an audio book and an electronic book.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ambrose, Stephen E
Dewey number
940.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dakota Queen (B-24 bomber)
  • United States
  • McGovern, George S.
  • United States
  • B-24 (Bomber)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Bomber pilots
  • Flight crews
Label
The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-281) 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
Where they came from -- Training -- Learning to fly the B-24 -- The Fifteenth Air Force -- Cerignola, Italy -- Learning to fly in combat -- December 1944 -- The Isle of Capri -- The Tuskegee Airmen fly cover: February 1945 -- Missions over Austria: March 1945 -- Linz: The last mission: April 1945
Control code
ocm46419848
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
299 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780743216548
Lccn
2001020563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780743223096
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46419848
Label
The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany, Stephen E. Ambrose
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-281) 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
Where they came from -- Training -- Learning to fly the B-24 -- The Fifteenth Air Force -- Cerignola, Italy -- Learning to fly in combat -- December 1944 -- The Isle of Capri -- The Tuskegee Airmen fly cover: February 1945 -- Missions over Austria: March 1945 -- Linz: The last mission: April 1945
Control code
ocm46419848
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
299 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780743216548
Lccn
2001020563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780743223096
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46419848

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