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The Resource The USS Flier : death and survival on a World War II submarine, Michael Sturma

The USS Flier : death and survival on a World War II submarine, Michael Sturma

Label
The USS Flier : death and survival on a World War II submarine
Title
The USS Flier
Title remainder
death and survival on a World War II submarine
Statement of responsibility
Michael Sturma
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The fate of the USS Flier is one of the most heroic stories of the Second World War. On August 13, 1944, the submarine struck a mine and sank to the bottom of the Sulu Sea in less than one minute, leaving only fourteen of its eighty-six crewmen alive. After enduring eighteen hours in the water, the eight remaining survivors swam to a remote island controlled by the Japanese. Deep in enemy territory and without food or drinking water, the crewmen soon realized that their struggle for survival had just begun. Noted historian Michael Sturma's vivid recounting of the harrowing story of the USS Fl
Member of
Cataloging source
MEAUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sturma, Michael
Dewey number
940.54/510973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D783.5.F56
LC item number
S88 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flier (Submarine)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Survival
  • Flier (Submarine)
  • World War
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Military campaigns
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Survival
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Philippines
Label
The USS Flier : death and survival on a World War II submarine, Michael Sturma
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-199) and index
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
Front cover; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue; 1 The Aleutians; 2 A New Boat; 3 Midway; 4 Grounded; 5 Uss Macaw; 6 Board of Investigation; 7 Resumed Patrol; 8 Freemantle; 9 Death in Thirty Seconds; 10 Cause and Effect; 11 Black Water; 12 Castaways; 13 Guerrillas; 14 Brooke's Point; 15 Uss Redfin; 16 Evacuees; 17 On Board; 18 Fallout; 19 Bend of the Road; 20 Inquiry; 21 Report Incognito; 22 Back in the Usa; 23 Next of Kin; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Photo insert
Control code
503446890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813124810
Lccn
2007046559
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hfjdn
  • 4f8985a9-12a7-4586-a34d-bd38ce566ca1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)503446890
Label
The USS Flier : death and survival on a World War II submarine, Michael Sturma
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-199) and index
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
Front cover; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue; 1 The Aleutians; 2 A New Boat; 3 Midway; 4 Grounded; 5 Uss Macaw; 6 Board of Investigation; 7 Resumed Patrol; 8 Freemantle; 9 Death in Thirty Seconds; 10 Cause and Effect; 11 Black Water; 12 Castaways; 13 Guerrillas; 14 Brooke's Point; 15 Uss Redfin; 16 Evacuees; 17 On Board; 18 Fallout; 19 Bend of the Road; 20 Inquiry; 21 Report Incognito; 22 Back in the Usa; 23 Next of Kin; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Photo insert
Control code
503446890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813124810
Lccn
2007046559
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hfjdn
  • 4f8985a9-12a7-4586-a34d-bd38ce566ca1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)503446890

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