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The Resource A journey on my own : a youth from Hitler's Germany strives to claim his American identity, Eric H. Vieler

A journey on my own : a youth from Hitler's Germany strives to claim his American identity, Eric H. Vieler

Label
A journey on my own : a youth from Hitler's Germany strives to claim his American identity
Title
A journey on my own
Title remainder
a youth from Hitler's Germany strives to claim his American identity
Statement of responsibility
Eric H. Vieler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Journey on My Own tells the story of Eric Vieler, born in America but raised in Hitler's Germany, where he saw the persecution of Jewish neighbors and experienced the bombing of cities. After being expelled from a Nazi-run academy, he crossed battle lines to reach his home. On Easter 1945, he encountered American troops, became their interpreter, and witnessed fierce fighting. He joined British occupation forces, doing a variety of jobs for food as compensation. Vieler's quest for his American identity was fulfilled when he was repatriated to America at age fifteen, but thoughts of independe
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vieler, Eric H.
Dewey number
940.53
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DD78.A52
LC item number
V54 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vieler, Eric H
  • Americans
  • German Americans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Vieler, Eric H
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Americans
  • German Americans
  • Germany
  • Amerikanischer Junge
  • Weltkrieg
  • Deutschland
Label
A journey on my own : a youth from Hitler's Germany strives to claim his American identity, Eric H. Vieler
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Journey on My Own; Contents; Preface; Prologue; Chapter One: Family Background and Childhood; Chapter Two: Elgersweier; Chapter Three: Feldafing; Chapter Four: War Up Close; Chapter Five: Boys and Toys; Chapter Six: Postwar; Chapter Seven: British Connection; Chapter Eight: Repatriation; Chapter Nine: Astoria; Chapter Ten: On My Own Again; Chapter Eleven: Recruit; Index; About the Author
Control code
663967974
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 104 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761848370
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
075936a1-5f4d-46f8-a22b-d02b1634b948
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663967974
Label
A journey on my own : a youth from Hitler's Germany strives to claim his American identity, Eric H. Vieler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Journey on My Own; Contents; Preface; Prologue; Chapter One: Family Background and Childhood; Chapter Two: Elgersweier; Chapter Three: Feldafing; Chapter Four: War Up Close; Chapter Five: Boys and Toys; Chapter Six: Postwar; Chapter Seven: British Connection; Chapter Eight: Repatriation; Chapter Nine: Astoria; Chapter Ten: On My Own Again; Chapter Eleven: Recruit; Index; About the Author
Control code
663967974
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 104 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761848370
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
075936a1-5f4d-46f8-a22b-d02b1634b948
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663967974

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