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The Resource Semper Fi in the sky : Marine air battles of World War II, Gerald Astor

Semper Fi in the sky : Marine air battles of World War II, Gerald Astor

Label
Semper Fi in the sky : Marine air battles of World War II
Title
Semper Fi in the sky
Title remainder
Marine air battles of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Astor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents true stories of the experiences of U.S. Marine pilots during World War II as they recall Pacific air battles including Wake Island, Midway, Okinawa, Iwo Jima, Pearl Harbor, and Guadalcanal
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Astor, Gerald
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Oral history
  • Marines
Label
Semper Fi in the sky : Marine air battles of World War II, Gerald Astor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Presidio Press trade paperback original"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-356) 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
  • 3
  • 2
  • Pearl Harbor and Wake Island
  • 22
  • 3
  • Disaster and Victory at Midway
  • 37
  • 4
  • Cactus Sprouts
  • 56
  • Solomons Area Map
  • 5
  • Cactus Buds
  • 80
  • 6
  • Cactus Threatened
  • 103
  • 7
  • Cactus Preserved
  • 123
  • 8
  • xi
  • First Offensive Strikes
  • 143
  • 9
  • Cactus Wanes
  • 164
  • 10
  • Carrying the Flag Farther
  • 192
  • 11
  • Bougainville, the Gilberts, and the Marshalls
  • South Pacific Map
  • 209
  • 12
  • Central Pacific Operations
  • 224
  • 13
  • Left Behind
  • 242
  • 14
  • The Gilberts and the Marshalls
  • 262
  • xii
  • 15
  • From the Marianas to the Philippines
  • 287
  • 16
  • Supporting MacArthur
  • 303
  • 17
  • Okinawa
  • 322
  • 18
  • The Solomon Islands Map
  • Final Battles
  • 340
  • xiii
  • 1
  • Taking Wings
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 364 pages
Isbn
9780891418771
Lccn
2005045804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58468396
  • (OCoLC)ocm58468396
  • 860556
Label
Semper Fi in the sky : Marine air battles of World War II, Gerald Astor
Publication
Note
"A Presidio Press trade paperback original"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-356) 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
  • 3
  • 2
  • Pearl Harbor and Wake Island
  • 22
  • 3
  • Disaster and Victory at Midway
  • 37
  • 4
  • Cactus Sprouts
  • 56
  • Solomons Area Map
  • 5
  • Cactus Buds
  • 80
  • 6
  • Cactus Threatened
  • 103
  • 7
  • Cactus Preserved
  • 123
  • 8
  • xi
  • First Offensive Strikes
  • 143
  • 9
  • Cactus Wanes
  • 164
  • 10
  • Carrying the Flag Farther
  • 192
  • 11
  • Bougainville, the Gilberts, and the Marshalls
  • South Pacific Map
  • 209
  • 12
  • Central Pacific Operations
  • 224
  • 13
  • Left Behind
  • 242
  • 14
  • The Gilberts and the Marshalls
  • 262
  • xii
  • 15
  • From the Marianas to the Philippines
  • 287
  • 16
  • Supporting MacArthur
  • 303
  • 17
  • Okinawa
  • 322
  • 18
  • The Solomon Islands Map
  • Final Battles
  • 340
  • xiii
  • 1
  • Taking Wings
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 364 pages
Isbn
9780891418771
Lccn
2005045804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58468396
  • (OCoLC)ocm58468396
  • 860556

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