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The Resource Best little stories from World War II : more than 100 true stories, by C. Brian Kelly, with Ingrid Smyer, (electronic resource)

Best little stories from World War II : more than 100 true stories, by C. Brian Kelly, with Ingrid Smyer, (electronic resource)

Label
Best little stories from World War II : more than 100 true stories
Title
Best little stories from World War II
Title remainder
more than 100 true stories
Statement of responsibility
by C. Brian Kelly, with Ingrid Smyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Behind the great powers, global military conflict, and infamous battles are more than 100 incredible stories that bring to life the Second World War
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelly, C. Brian
Dewey number
  • 940.53
  • 940.5481
Index
no index present
LC call number
D743
LC item number
.K4 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1927-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smyer-Kelly, Ingrid
  • OverDrive, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Anecdotes
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Best little stories from World War II : more than 100 true stories, by C. Brian Kelly, with Ingrid Smyer, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Prologue; War and Peace at Odds; Ambassador's Briefcase Purloined; Inches from Death; Underground War; Movie Show in Shanghai; Monster Created; Street Fights and Bombs; War of Nerves; "Inspection" Interrupted; Diplomacy Under Physical Stress; War's First Battle; Eagle's Brief Flight; Revolting Visit to Poland; Incredible, Ubiquitous Samaritan; Jockeying for Position; Plans Gone Astray; Dinner Guest; Bold Gamble Supported?; "Intend to Fire Torpedo"; "Never Such a Fleet"; Titanic Connection; Treasure Ships En Route
  • Landing with Piggyback RiderParachutist Draped on Wing; Stricken Pilot's Pivotal Decision; Pet Spy in England; Penalty Exacted for Coventry; Blues vs. Reds; Patterns on a Dining Room Table; Generals from the Eighties; Memorable Utterances; Saga Piled upon Saga; Early Martyr at Auschwitz; Whose Planes These?; Warnings Repeatedly Ignored; War "Half as Bad as It Sounds"; Countdown; Farewell from Stalin; Ally in the White House; Fleet of Moles; Mount Your Tanks!; Faith, Hope, and Charity; No Action Taken; Tough Farewell for FDR; War, War, Everywhere War; No Place for a Visitor; Date to Mark
  • Footnote to Pearl "Too Damned Old"; Bird Named Swoose; Chennault Strikes Back; Disorderly Ran the Two Ships; Going around FDR's Secrecy; Tale of a Stowaway; MacArthur's Extended Escape; Japanese -American vs. Japan; Bombed by Oranges; Long Odyssey into War; Blind Leading the Blind; Hands of Steel; Early Tokyo Run; Tokyo's Psychological Shock; Tale of Two Ships; Seagoing Guards; He Stopped Rommel; Spinster Ship; Getting from Here to There; Rendezvous for Faithful Companion; Hunt for Tall, Limping Man; Escape to Berlin; High Drama at Sea; Women at War; No Comforts on New Guinea
  • Bully That Never FoughtRomance amid Society's Ruins; Hitler's Bathwater Purloined; Intelligence War; War Still Supreme; Tapping the Hot Line; Brave Trigger's Last Patrol; Conversation with the Lord; Non-Swimmer's Worst Nightmare; Constant Companion Cuthbert; Liaison Corps; Ship's Piano Purloined; A "Duckling" Transfixed; Only Harry; Kilroy Really Was; Square Balloon; "Mush" Morton Legend; Plea of the White Rose; Soothed into Agreement; Brothers to the End; Young Man Whittling; Death of Leslie Howard; Shipmates to the End; Stalingrad's "White Rose"; Allies on Ascendancy
  • "Hey, We're on Your Side""Smoking Too Much"; Close Call for FDR; Riding Enemy's Truck; "Sure Am Sorry"; Oops, No Parachute; War Story; Courage Extended; Strife at High Levels; Search for "Big Stoop"; Doubling for Monty; One Man Army; New Hope for "Kitty"; Only Ike Did It...All; Two in Single-Seat Fighter; A General and His Dog; Faint Sound in the Distance; Hitchhiker to the Rescue; Marooned in America; Fear and Trembling; Destruction, Destruction Everywhere; Million and One Heroes; Marooned in Modern France; Resistance at Auschwitz; Record Set Escaping; Apology Between Enemies
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (445 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402254857
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3762244c-b033-47cc-b1e3-d561302f1f2a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)817902375
  • (OCoLC)ocn817902375
  • 916090
Label
Best little stories from World War II : more than 100 true stories, by C. Brian Kelly, with Ingrid Smyer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Prologue; War and Peace at Odds; Ambassador's Briefcase Purloined; Inches from Death; Underground War; Movie Show in Shanghai; Monster Created; Street Fights and Bombs; War of Nerves; "Inspection" Interrupted; Diplomacy Under Physical Stress; War's First Battle; Eagle's Brief Flight; Revolting Visit to Poland; Incredible, Ubiquitous Samaritan; Jockeying for Position; Plans Gone Astray; Dinner Guest; Bold Gamble Supported?; "Intend to Fire Torpedo"; "Never Such a Fleet"; Titanic Connection; Treasure Ships En Route
  • Landing with Piggyback RiderParachutist Draped on Wing; Stricken Pilot's Pivotal Decision; Pet Spy in England; Penalty Exacted for Coventry; Blues vs. Reds; Patterns on a Dining Room Table; Generals from the Eighties; Memorable Utterances; Saga Piled upon Saga; Early Martyr at Auschwitz; Whose Planes These?; Warnings Repeatedly Ignored; War "Half as Bad as It Sounds"; Countdown; Farewell from Stalin; Ally in the White House; Fleet of Moles; Mount Your Tanks!; Faith, Hope, and Charity; No Action Taken; Tough Farewell for FDR; War, War, Everywhere War; No Place for a Visitor; Date to Mark
  • Footnote to Pearl "Too Damned Old"; Bird Named Swoose; Chennault Strikes Back; Disorderly Ran the Two Ships; Going around FDR's Secrecy; Tale of a Stowaway; MacArthur's Extended Escape; Japanese -American vs. Japan; Bombed by Oranges; Long Odyssey into War; Blind Leading the Blind; Hands of Steel; Early Tokyo Run; Tokyo's Psychological Shock; Tale of Two Ships; Seagoing Guards; He Stopped Rommel; Spinster Ship; Getting from Here to There; Rendezvous for Faithful Companion; Hunt for Tall, Limping Man; Escape to Berlin; High Drama at Sea; Women at War; No Comforts on New Guinea
  • Bully That Never FoughtRomance amid Society's Ruins; Hitler's Bathwater Purloined; Intelligence War; War Still Supreme; Tapping the Hot Line; Brave Trigger's Last Patrol; Conversation with the Lord; Non-Swimmer's Worst Nightmare; Constant Companion Cuthbert; Liaison Corps; Ship's Piano Purloined; A "Duckling" Transfixed; Only Harry; Kilroy Really Was; Square Balloon; "Mush" Morton Legend; Plea of the White Rose; Soothed into Agreement; Brothers to the End; Young Man Whittling; Death of Leslie Howard; Shipmates to the End; Stalingrad's "White Rose"; Allies on Ascendancy
  • "Hey, We're on Your Side""Smoking Too Much"; Close Call for FDR; Riding Enemy's Truck; "Sure Am Sorry"; Oops, No Parachute; War Story; Courage Extended; Strife at High Levels; Search for "Big Stoop"; Doubling for Monty; One Man Army; New Hope for "Kitty"; Only Ike Did It...All; Two in Single-Seat Fighter; A General and His Dog; Faint Sound in the Distance; Hitchhiker to the Rescue; Marooned in America; Fear and Trembling; Destruction, Destruction Everywhere; Million and One Heroes; Marooned in Modern France; Resistance at Auschwitz; Record Set Escaping; Apology Between Enemies
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (445 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402254857
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3762244c-b033-47cc-b1e3-d561302f1f2a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)817902375
  • (OCoLC)ocn817902375
  • 916090

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