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The Resource We Were Pirates : a Torpedoman's Pacific War

We Were Pirates : a Torpedoman's Pacific War

Label
We Were Pirates : a Torpedoman's Pacific War
Title
We Were Pirates
Title remainder
a Torpedoman's Pacific War
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A sailor's extraordinary experiences on an American submarine in the Pacific are candidly reported in this eyewitness account of war from a torpedoman's perspective. Robert Hunt managed to survive twelve consecutive war patrols on the submarine USS Tambor . During the course of the war, Hunt was everywhere that mattered in the Pacific. He stood on the bow of the Tambor as it cruised into Pearl Harbor just days after the devastation of the Japanese air raid, peered through binoculars as his boat shadowed Japanese cruisers at the Battle of Midway, ferried guns and supplies to American guerilla f
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Schultz, Robert
Dewey number
940.548173
Index
no index present
LC call number
D783.5.T34
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Shell, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hunt, Robert
  • United States
  • Tambor (Submarine)
  • Submariners
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Hunt, Robert
  • Tambor (Submarine)
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Military campaigns
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Submariners
  • Pacific Ocean
  • United States
Label
We Were Pirates : a Torpedoman's Pacific War
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Illustrations; Preface; Chapter One: "You never know who your neighbors are"; Chapter Two: Real War; Chapter Three: Tambor Class; Chapter Four: War Fervor; Chapter Five: "Point Luck":The Battle of Midway; Chapter Six: "Straight, and Normal": At Liberty in Hawaii; Chapter Seven: "Moving Haven": Mission to the Philippines; Chapter Eight: "Pirate Poetry": At Liberty in Australia; Chapter Nine: Close Calls in the South China Sea; Chapter Ten: The Tenth Mission: Peril and the Navy Cross; Chapter Eleven: Wave the Flag on Market Street; Chapter Twelve: "Echoes of the Past"; Notes
  • BibliographyIndex; About the Authors
Control code
697120854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612510217
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697120854
Label
We Were Pirates : a Torpedoman's Pacific War
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Illustrations; Preface; Chapter One: "You never know who your neighbors are"; Chapter Two: Real War; Chapter Three: Tambor Class; Chapter Four: War Fervor; Chapter Five: "Point Luck":The Battle of Midway; Chapter Six: "Straight, and Normal": At Liberty in Hawaii; Chapter Seven: "Moving Haven": Mission to the Philippines; Chapter Eight: "Pirate Poetry": At Liberty in Australia; Chapter Nine: Close Calls in the South China Sea; Chapter Ten: The Tenth Mission: Peril and the Navy Cross; Chapter Eleven: Wave the Flag on Market Street; Chapter Twelve: "Echoes of the Past"; Notes
  • BibliographyIndex; About the Authors
Control code
697120854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612510217
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697120854

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