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The Resource Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides

Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides

Label
Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission
Title
Ghost soldiers
Title remainder
the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission
Statement of responsibility
Hampton Sides
Title variation
Ghost soldiers
Title variation remainder
the forgotten epic story of World War IIs most dramatic mission
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an account of the World War II mission undertaken by 121 select troops from the U.S. Army 6th Ranger Battalion in January 1945 to rescue 513 American and British prisoners, including survivors of the Bataan Death March, being held in a camp in the Philippines
Summary
Chronicles the daring mission of the elite U.S. Army Sixth Ranger Battalion to slip behind enemy lines in the Philippines and rescue the 513 American and British POWs who had spent over three years in a hellish, Japanese-run camp near Cabanatuan
Writing style
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Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Library Journal
  • Pub Weekly
Dewey number
940.54/25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
D767.4
LC item number
.S54 2001
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission
Label
Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides
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Publication
Note
Map on endpaper
Control code
21414501
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
342 p.
Isbn
9780385495646
Lccn
2001017337
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (rplri)111102
  • (IMchF)fol08080876
Label
Ghost soldiers : the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission, Hampton Sides
Publication
Note
Map on endpaper
Control code
21414501
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
342 p.
Isbn
9780385495646
Lccn
2001017337
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (rplri)111102
  • (IMchF)fol08080876

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