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The Resource Assignment to Hell : the war against Nazi Germany with correspondents Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney, A.J. Liebling, Homer Bigart, and Hal Boyle, Timothy M. Gay

Assignment to Hell : the war against Nazi Germany with correspondents Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney, A.J. Liebling, Homer Bigart, and Hal Boyle, Timothy M. Gay

Label
Assignment to Hell : the war against Nazi Germany with correspondents Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney, A.J. Liebling, Homer Bigart, and Hal Boyle
Title
Assignment to Hell
Title remainder
the war against Nazi Germany with correspondents Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney, A.J. Liebling, Homer Bigart, and Hal Boyle
Statement of responsibility
Timothy M. Gay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the lives and dangers faced by five war correspondents who reported from the line of fire during World War II to provide content for the newspapers and magazines back home
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gay, Timothy M
Dewey number
070.4/49994053092273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D799.U6
LC item number
G39 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cronkite, Walter
  • Rooney, Andrew A
  • Liebling, A. J.
  • Bigart, Homer
  • Boyle, Hal
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • War correspondents
  • Bigart, Homer
  • Boyle, Hal
  • Cronkite, Walter
  • Liebling, A. J.
  • Rooney, Andrew A
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Journalists
  • Military campaigns
  • Press coverage
  • War correspondents
  • Africa, North
  • Europe
  • United States
Label
Assignment to Hell : the war against Nazi Germany with correspondents Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney, A.J. Liebling, Homer Bigart, and Hal Boyle, Timothy M. Gay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-498) 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
D-Day for all their lives -- Early impressions -- "All sorts of horrors" : crossing Torpedo Junction -- North Africa's lipless kiss -- Angry meteors in Tunisia -- Bombing Germany with the Writing 69th -- Falling like dying moths -- Sicily-- darker than a witch's hat -- White Crosses along the Red Rapido -- The Blitz Spirit : London and the Home Front -- Cherbourg and St.-Lô : ugly fighting among dead cattle -- The breakout : Merci! merci! merci! -- Rescuing the kitten : Paris redeemed -- Gasping cough : crashing into Holland -- Gray phantoms and murder factories : the Bulge to Buchenwald -- A good age
Control code
741538552
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 508 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780451236883
Lccn
2011049869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)741538552
Label
Assignment to Hell : the war against Nazi Germany with correspondents Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney, A.J. Liebling, Homer Bigart, and Hal Boyle, Timothy M. Gay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-498) 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
D-Day for all their lives -- Early impressions -- "All sorts of horrors" : crossing Torpedo Junction -- North Africa's lipless kiss -- Angry meteors in Tunisia -- Bombing Germany with the Writing 69th -- Falling like dying moths -- Sicily-- darker than a witch's hat -- White Crosses along the Red Rapido -- The Blitz Spirit : London and the Home Front -- Cherbourg and St.-Lô : ugly fighting among dead cattle -- The breakout : Merci! merci! merci! -- Rescuing the kitten : Paris redeemed -- Gasping cough : crashing into Holland -- Gray phantoms and murder factories : the Bulge to Buchenwald -- A good age
Control code
741538552
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 508 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780451236883
Lccn
2011049869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)741538552

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