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The Resource Halsey's typhoon : the true story of a fighting admiral, an epic storm, and an untold rescue, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin

Halsey's typhoon : the true story of a fighting admiral, an epic storm, and an untold rescue, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin

Label
Halsey's typhoon : the true story of a fighting admiral, an epic storm, and an untold rescue
Title
Halsey's typhoon
Title remainder
the true story of a fighting admiral, an epic storm, and an untold rescue
Statement of responsibility
Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the 1944 naval disaster describes how Admiral William Halsey's Pacific Fleet was advancing on Tokyo only to be swept up by a category-four typhoon that capsized three destroyers and ended the lives of nearly 800 young soldiers
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drury, Bob
Dewey number
940.54/5973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D773
LC item number
.D78 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clavin, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Halsey, William F.
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Typhoons
  • Shipwrecks
  • Survival
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Survival at sea
  • Airplane crash survival
Label
Halsey's typhoon : the true story of a fighting admiral, an epic storm, and an untold rescue, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [309]-312) 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 322 pages
Isbn
9780871139481
Lccn
2006049948
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0006896710
  • 1082289
Label
Halsey's typhoon : the true story of a fighting admiral, an epic storm, and an untold rescue, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [309]-312) 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 322 pages
Isbn
9780871139481
Lccn
2006049948
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0006896710
  • 1082289

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